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Avoid petroleum in beauty products

Posted by in Skin Care Tips on March 08, 2014 . .
If you've visited out website or read our pamphlets, you know we are highly against using chemical products in skincare products. One of the chemicals we list to avoid is petroleum or propylene glycol.

Petroleum based beauty products strip the skin’s natural barrier, leaving the immune system vulnerable.

Propylene glycol used by the cosmetics industry is also used by the automotive industry in the manufacture of anti-freeze and automotive brake fluid. In 1992, the FDA proposed a ban on propylene glycol, however there is not a warning label on products such as stick deodorants, where the concentration is greater than in most industrial applications. 
For more information about petroleum in beauty products and why to avoid it, read a great article at Natural News -
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Last update: November 11, 2014
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