How safe are your cosmetic products? Are they helping you or destroying you?
We have covered the environmental toxins that you should avoid when trying to get pregnant. And today we are going to check your beauty products. We will find out if they are safe for you and not be debilitating to your fertility.
We all apply products on the skin every day to make us look beautiful, but little did we know that the chemicals in these products actually penetrates our skin and go into our blood stream. And some of these products contains harmful chemicals.
In this post, we will go over the cosmetic products and what chemicals they contain which are detrimental to our reproductive system.
Hopefully, after reading this post, you will be armed with knowledge on what beauty products to avoid and be able to find alternatives.
Harmful Beauty Products to Avoid
TOXIC CHEMICAL CONTENT
|Nail Polish||Acetone, Triphenyl Phosphate, Toluene, Formaldehyde, Phthalates|
|Skin Whitening Products||hydroquinone|
|Hair Straightener||Sodium Glycolate|
|Permanent Hair Dyes||P-Phenylenediamine|
|Antimicrobial Soaps||Parabens, Triclosan|
|Chemical Hair Remover||Thioglycolic acid|
There you have it!
In our quest to achieve our dream of motherhood, we have to maximize our fertility. We will try everything we can to achieve this, and this includes sacrificing beauty.
However, nowadays, it is now easier to find alternatives. Products are labeled with the ingredients, so it is easier for consumers to spot what they need.
Read every ingredient of cosmetic products you are buying and try to stay away from the above ingredients.
You can also check the safety of your cosmetic product at the Environmental Workers Group Cosmetic Data Base.
It is also safe to always go with natural and organic cosmetic products.
Do you have these chemicals on your cosmetic products?