Do you know what toxins are in your body?
Toxins affect the body through continuous exposure until the body can can no longer combat the dose of contaminant.
Our bodies are constantly bombarded with toxic chemicals from various sources in the environment; food, drinks, packaging products, synthetic products, and even cosmetics among many others. Health issues associated with toxic loading to the body’s immune system include: skin allergies, cancer, reproductive concerns, birth defects, and learning disabilities.
here are a few noted chemicals of concern typically found in cosmetic products:
- Benzoyl Peroxide – typically found in acne products
- Diethanolamine (DEA), Monoethanolamine (MEA), Triethanolamine (TEA) – typically used as a foam booster
- Dioxin – typically not identified as a listed ingredient, but it used often used in antibacterial ingredients. Dioxin is a known carcinogen and an immunosuppressant
- Urea – a preservative that releases formaldehyde, which results in various side effects.
Next time you reach for that packaged chemical mixture, re-consider those listed ingredients, as well as those patented formulas.