A typical product will contain anything from 15–50 ingredients. Considering the average woman uses between 9 and 15 personal care products per day, researchers have estimated that, when combined with the addition of perfumes, women place around 515 individual chemicals on their skin each day through cosmetic use.
Many brands claim their products as organic or 100% Natura on the label , It is easy to say because the organic standers of personal care products is not as strict as food .
But when you looked into their ingredients list you could find synthetic toxic ingredients that never be allowed to use in organic food products. Such as Alcohol, Aluminum, Parabens, Parafins etc more than 25 at lease has been confirmed being harmful to the human and environment .(please look the whole toxic list at blog section)
But why cosmetic products have to use those bad chemicals ?
- Antisepsis：There are more than 60 types preservative according to the molecular ,Parabens and Imidazolidinyl Urea (Germall II) and Diazolidinyl Urea (Germall 115) are most commonly used as preservatives to extend the shelf live and kill bacteries.
- Basic formulation uses: polysorbates, laureth-4, and potassium cetyl sulfate etc. Many use as Surfactant , emulsifier and Thickeners to produce a homogeneous and well-mixed product with an even texture and an appealing consistency.
- Bring results: petrolatum, mineral oil, glycerine, zinc oxide, butyl stearate and diglycol laurate as emollient to produce moistures, colors ,fragrances, whitening and more ...
In our pursuit of beauty, it is wise to remember that cosmetics can be complex combinations of chemicals, Skin is the largest organ you have. It’s also ultimatelyabsorbing
If any of these synthetic appear the products ，it is responsibility to avoid at all costs even says natural products .
For all the people who love themselves ,we proudly announced we are launching the products that are certified organic by USDA which most strict standers for organic products to ensure your confidence to use .
In the United States, a product is considered legally organic when the product:
- Bears the USDA Organic Seal
- has been certified organic, and
- contains 95% or more organic ingredients