Many people take conscious steps to live a healthy organic lifestyle, by eating foods that have not been processed and that are chemical free, but few consider using beauty products that are all natural and free from toxic chemicals.
We assume that any product on the market has been thoroughly tested and researched and will not pose a threat to our health and well being, however there are some beauty products that don’t necessarily guarantee that they are completely harmless. A study done by British Scientists, on women who had undergone mastectomies, showed that lumps around the affected area contained Parabens. Parabens are chemicals that are often used as preservatives in many cosmetics. The problem with Parabens is that they act like oestrogen in the body; too much oestrogen can be very dangerous increasing the risk of cancer. These chemical are used in many … read more