Toxic Ingredients to Avoid in Personal Care Products
- Drying, irritating solvent that strips skin’s moisture and immune barrier, making you vulnerable to viruses
- Made from the same petroleum derivative used in shellac and antifreeze as well as personal care products
- Promotes brown spots and premature aging
A Consumers Dictionary of Cosmetic Ingredients says it may cause headaches, flushing, dizziness, mental depression, nausea, vomiting, and coma. Fatal ingested dose is one ounce or less.
Found In: Lotions, creams, deodorants, etc.
Alternative: Grapefruit Seed Extract