Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Bad Ingredients in your Shampoo

Here are common ingredients likely to contaminate products with formaldehyde (A colorless poisonous gas; made by the oxidation of methanol) include:
  1. Quaternium-15
  2. DMDM hytantoin
  3. Imidazolidinyl urea
  4. Diazolidinyl urea
 To avoid 1,4-dioxane, watch out for these ingredients, which create 1,4-dioxane as a by product;
  1. PEG-100 stearate
  2. Sodium Laureth Sulfate (also found in toothpaste)
  3. Sodium myreth sulfate
  4. Polyethylene
So, go check the ingredients of your shampoo. This is a precaution for your health and your children's health while you are in child-bearing years.


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