1938 was he last time legislation was passed regulating the personal care industry as their ingredients. As in, 80 years ago!!
Europe has banned 1382 chemicals from personal care products. The US has only banned 30!
75 percent of fragrances contain phthalates which is linked to diabetes, obesity, and hormone disruptors (affecting both fertility and development)
Fragrance is now recognized as a common trigger of asthmatic attacks, migraines, allergy reactions, and sinus problems.
Fragrance accounts for 30-40 percent of allergic contact dermatitis
1 in 3 women and 1 in 2 men will be diagnosed with a serious illness during their lifetime.
35 percent of children’s products labeled “natural” contain one or more synthetic preservatives linked to health conditions
287: Is the number of chemicals detected in umbilical cord blood. 180 of those are linked to serious issues on humans or animals. 217 are toxic to the brain and nervous system and 208 cause birth defects or abnormal development in animal tests.
In 2010, the FD tested 400 lipsticks and every single one contained lead. Lead is a neuro-toxin linked to learning, language, and behavioral problems. Zero lipsticks list lead as an ingredient.
A 2017 study reveals long-term impact of cleaning products on women’s lungs is as damaging as smoking 20 cigarettes a day!
Top selling dryer sheets, fabric softeners, laundry detergents, and spray/plug-in air fresheners were tested for safety. Results showed nearly 100 volatile organic compounds (VOCs) emitted from these products, yet none were on the label.
Thank God for Gary Young and his passion to develop safe products: our Thieves Household Cleaner, our Personal Care line and for bringing the Savvy Mineral Make-Up line to market … let’s change the world with our buying decisions.
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