EarthTurns.com offers a natural face wash and natural face scrub that are both chemical free. The importance of using only chemical free personal care products can not be overemphasized. We must avoid toxins at all cost to avoid ill health.
Natural Face Wash - Natural Face Scrub
As more and more people realize the importance of 'going green' it becomes obvious, that if you wash your home with green cleaning products, you should also be washing your face with green cleaners which are chemical free.
For example, our Chemical Free Face Wash and Chemical Free Face Scrub from Fundamental Earth are amazing, all natural beauty products that will not harm your family or the environment.
The Dangers of SLS and other Chemicals
According to studies conducted at the University of Georgia Medical College, SLS (Sodium Lauryl Sulfate) penetrates in various parts of the body such as the liver, brain and heart. It can harm the vision of young people; in fact, in a few cases it has been shown that long-term exposure to high concentrations of SLS can lead to cataracts in children.
Since it is an irritant and has caustic qualities, SLS can also potentially cause skin infections and hair loss.
When SLS comes into contact with other reactive substances that are also found in skin care products, it can lead to nitrate formations which some observers believe are carcinogens.
This is another reason that natural skin products are so important.
According to one online report, one thousand new chemicals are introduced every year and "the FDA simply can't keep up." Another online report that quoted the Poison Control Center said that as of 1999, reported cases regarding exposure to harmful chemicals found in household products and personal care products totaled more than two million.
Note that SLS is not the only chemical you should be wary of. Read the ingredients of any of your household and personal care products. These are some substances you should be vigilant about:
To read a more detailed article about the dangers of chemicals in your personal care products, CLICK HERE.
So, before purchasing any personal care products such as shampoo, conditioner, body wash or shower gel, read the ingredient list to avoid harmful chemicals. Our all natural chemical free products are safe for your family and the environment and as always, are Made in America to assure quality and safety!