Say Goodbye to Aluminum & Metals!

Say Goodbye to Aluminum & Metals!

Everyone knows the danger of using personal care products with aluminum & metals. Aluminum & metals including lead, mercury, arsenic, and nickel have been found in a huge range of personal care products including foundation, lipstick, and toothpaste. We’ve known ever since then that these harmful chemicals should be avoided because exposure can pose a […]

The Trouble with Oxybenzone & Octinoxate

The Trouble with Oxybenzone & Octinoxate

Oxybenzone & Octinoxate are skin care ingredients commonly found in sunscreens or UV filters. Sun protection should always be in your personal care products kit, yes, however, did you know that harmful chemicals such as oxybenzone & octinoxate in your sunscreen give you worries more than satisfaction?  There are health risks in using products with […]

Know the Dangers of Petrolatum

Know the Dangers of Petrolatum

Petrolatum or commonly known as “petroleum jelly” is an all-around product, be it as a lubricant or to cure skin concerns. Every household never runs out of petrolatum because of its critically acclaimed benefits. It can be incorporated into personal care products or baby products whenever needed. However, various studies have proven that petrolatum is […]

Why the Use of Polyethylene Glycols Is Highly Discouraged?

Why the Use of Polyethylene Glycols Is Highly Discouraged_

Polyethylene Glycols (PEGs) compounds act as a solubilizer and binding agent in products. In personal care products and baby products, polyethylene glycols are used as penetration enhancers and emulsifiers. They usually contain small amounts of ethylene oxide and other heavy metals. These heavy metals are harmful chemicals that can trigger toxicities in the body. Unfortunately, […]

The Health Risks of Triclosan

The Health Risks of Triclosan

Triclosan can be commonly found in personal care products and baby products. Triclosan is also added to furniture, kitchenware, and clothes. However common it may be, there are reasons as to why you should avoid it. Triclosan is a whitish crystalline powder that serves as an antibacterial agent. Most products including deodorant, pesticide, and detergent […]

Why you should avoid Formaldehyde?

Why you should avoid Formaldehyde

Formaldehyde often serves as a skin care ingredient to preserve products. While it’s no secret that cosmetics use various chemicals as skin care ingredients, using harmful ingredients may be way below the belt. From baby products to personal care products, some brands give you no escape from such harmful ingredients. There are various reasons why […]

The Toxicity of Sodium Lauryl Sulfate

The Toxicity of Sodium Lauryl Sulfate

Sodium Lauryl Sulfate (SLS) is a common ingredient in all sorts of cleaning products from personal care products to baby products. SLS is a part of skin care ingredients that give your product a lathering effect. Harmful ingredients can be easily found in personal care products these days, including sodium lauryl sulfate.  Sodium Lauryl Sulfate […]

Is Fragrance Safe for Us and Babies?

Is Fragrance Safe for Us and Babies

The fragrance gives your personal care products and baby products a pleasant smell. It is one of the skin care ingredients that give off a sweet and delicate odor. However, sometimes, a fragrant smell doesn’t equate to safety. In fact, fragrance can throw our bodies into a number of reactive behaviors and trigger health conditions. […]