How to read off-the-shelf- cosmetic labels – Beware the toxins!
Are the Dirty Dozen in your home?
Don’t let a product name or description fool you – you need to know and understand your cosmetic labels! That’s the only way to truly know what is in the products you are using, and how safe they really are.
Many cosmetic products appear interesting and appealing, but that doesn’t mean all of them are as harmless and efficacious as you might think.
Many products contain ingredients that can irritating and cause skin reactions due to sensitizing ingredients that you would rather avoid or ingredients that can even be harmful.
Fancy packaging and clever wording on the labels can give the wrong impression and misrepresent the product as something that it actually isn’t.
Best Natural Ingredients for Skincare
Many of us do not realise that our favourite skin care products can contain toxins and chemicals. In order to ensure a long shelf life and aesthetic appeal. A large number of commercially produced beauty products are laden with harmful preservatives and stabilisers, artificial colours and fragrances (parfum), all of which cause skin irritation and a variety of now proven adverse long-term health effects. These substances have also have a negative effect at other steps in the chain – from production, to consumer use and also disposal into the environment.
Learn more about some of the popular natural ingredients to look out for on ingredient lists.
Discover some of the safest and most popular natural ingredients.
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Learn to make your own skincare product
Get a basic recipe for you to follow and build on.
Make a surprise product.
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