Stop Using Cosmetics with Toxins and Hormone Disruptors
Just like we care about the quality of our food, we need to care about the products we put on our skin – shampoo, shower gel, soap, cosmetics, and skin care.
Two Easy Tips:
1) AVOID Synthetic Colors — They will be labeled as FD&C or D&C, like FD&C Red No. 6 / D&C Green No. 6.
Synthetic colors are suspected cancer-causing agents. If a cosmetic contains them, don’t use it.
2) AVOID “Fragrance” – The synthetic fragrances used in cosmetics can hide 50 – 300 toxic chemical ingredients. The ingredients label will simply say “Fragrance.”
Avoid “fragrance” at all cost. It is linked to headaches, dizziness, rash, respiratory issues, coughing, vomiting, and skin irritation. These chemicals are also considered hormone disruptors.
What does this mean?
Your body is absorbing chemicals that act like hormones.
They are linked to reproductive problems, infertility, metabolic issues, breast cancer, birth defects, diabetes, obesity and more.
We are tired of Greenwashing and Eco-Washing – labels that claim they are safe and natural when these products contain ingredients we need to always avoid!
Check your products ingredients now
Look for synthetic dyes and the word “fragrance” – You will be surprised.
Examples – of brands we thought we could trust:
Beauty Counter – Uses synthetic dyes (red, yellow, blue) in their lipstick along with carnauba wax. They use dimethicone and cross polymers (basically plastic) in some cosmetics.
PUR – Uses synthetic dyes, copolymers and propylene glycol.
Perfectly Posh and ILIA Lipstick use synthetic dyes.
Dr Hauschka – uses Talc and synthetic fragrance in their blush.
…. Talc is linked to respiratory issues and cancer.
…. Synthetic fragrance is an endocrine disruptor.
Lip Sense has plenty of toxic ingredients including propylene glycol (anti-freeze), “fragrance” labeled parfum, copolymers (plastics).
Check your ingredients – it matters.
What we put on our skin is absorbed into the bloodstream.
EWG.org says that fragrance is a catch-all term that means hidden hormone-disrupting phthalates.
Who can we trust?
You can get perfectly clean cosmetics without synthetic dye and synthetic fragrance or other toxic chemicals. Up until now, I could not find a cosmetic line that I could trust and recommend to my clients and readers.
I can help you get started with a nice set that will include:
The starter set will also come with a 5ml bottle of my favorite essential oil called Stress Away.
You will get a Wholesale membership with no strings attached. This allows you to save 24% on every “REALLY CLEAN” product.
How to get the six cosmetic products, Stress Away and wholesale membership
STEP 1. Enroll as a member here
STEP 2. Choose the BASIC Kit ($45) which gives you Stress Away and 24% off the other products
STEP 3. To add your cosmetic products to your enrollment order, scroll down and click the “Add More Products” button. Search the term “Savvy” to see the cosmetic options. Color Options are shown as you select products. Also see the graphics below.
STEP 4. Enter your personal information, select “Agree and Continue.”
STEP 5. Follow prompts to payment options.
STEP 6. Activate and Place order, be sure to see the confirmation screen!
For questions or help with your enrollment just call:
Erin Chamerlik, 847-682-6118
As a Young Living wholesale member, you will be able to
**DITCH** (your toxic products) and **SWITCH**
cosmetics, skin care, shampoo, toothpaste, deodorant, lotion, baby products, pet products and more.
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