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THE TOXIC LIST | JUST PLAIN OL' GROSS

IT’S TIME TO START TAKING INGREDIENT NAMES, FOLKS.

THE DIRTY DOZEN

Parabens toxic to nervous and immune systems, skin irritant, possible carcinogen

Sodium lauryl sulfate/Sodium laureth sulfate foaming agent, may cause hair loss, skin irritation, may impair nervous and cardiovascular function

Phthalates (DBP and DEP) endocrine disruptor, commonly found in synthetic fragrance

Diethanolamine (DEA)/Triethanolamine (TEA)/Cocamide (MEA) carcinogen when crossed with other ingredients

Triclosan creates resistant bacteria, commonly found in toothpaste and anti- bacterial soap

Retinyl Palmitate potential carcinogen, skin irritant, commonly found in sunscreen and anti-aging products

Oxybenzone potential carcinogen, endocrine disruptor

Talc highly potential ovarian carcinogen *Bring your own talc free powder for bikini waxes and use talc free powder on babies bums

BHA and BHT toxic to immune, nervous, and respiratory systems; endocrine disruptors; possible carcinogens

Hydroquinone possible carcinogen, may cause irreversible blue discolorations on skin and in urine, may cause arthritis, commonly found in skin lighteners

Toluene toxic to respiratory, nervous, and respiratory systems

Petrolatum and petroleum based ingredients endocrine disruptors, possible carcinogens

*What the hell is the danger with an endocrine disruptor? They are responsible for genital deformities, man boobs, early puberty, and undescended testicles, and obesity…just to name a few.