What: HYDROQUINONE Antioxidant, fragrance ingredient, skin bleaching agent, hair colorant. Where: Skin care, anti-aging, sunscreen and hair color. Banned in Canada and the EU and rates a 10 in toxicity in the EWG's Skin Deep database. Why: Immune system and respiratory toxicant; probable neurotoxin; possible carcinogen; irritant; animal studies show endocrine disruption.
Posts Tagged ‘Derma-e’
Derma e Hyaluronic Acid Rehydrating Serum This intensive treatment deeply hydrates and nourishes to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Nohona Extra Virgin Organic Coconut Oil Nohona’s anti-inflammatory properties rapidly heals dry, cracked skin on the hands and feet, calms rashes, eczema and psoriasis.
What: Triclosan and triclocarban (triclosan's chemical cousin) - an antibacterial chemical found in many consumer products. In plastics and fabrics the trade names are Microban and Biofresh. Where: An ingredient in nearly every liquid hand soap and dishwashing detergent. It's also found in skin care especially face wash and acne products, deodorant, oral care products and many other personal care and home products including children's toys.
As our bodies age, our skin changes. We start out with the soft, smooth baby skin we wish we could hang onto forever - but as we get older we run the gamut from oily to dry and everything in between. Here’s some products to help you keep your skin looking great - at any age!