As a consumer, you may not be aware of the multitude of chemicals used in your everyday cosmetics and beauty products. Chances are your beauty products contain dangerous ingredients such as petroleum waxes, parabens and other harmful toxins, which can cause serious damage to your body. Fortunately, there are plenty of non-toxic, vegan and organic beauty alternatives to replace harmful beauty products.
Here are 5 reasons for you to switch to natural and organic beauty products, if you haven’t already!The Environment
The chemicals used to manufacture everyday beauty products have a harmful impact on our environment. These chemicals often go down the drain and end up in our soil and water systems. Since non-toxic beauty products are ethically sourced and produced, they significantly reduce the amount of chemicals transmitted into our planet.Artificial Fragrances
Artificial fragrances are used to cover up the smell of chemicals used in conventional beauty products and are a source of headaches. On the other hand, natural beauty products contain organic aromas that can balance, harmonize, and promote the health of your body, mind and spirit.Sensitive Skin
Have you ever had allergic reactions such as itchy skin, red patches or inflammation to beauty products? You may be allergic to the many artificial colors, fragrances and chemicals used in conventional beauty products. Start using non-toxic, natural and organic beauty products to avoid irritation and inflammation caused by harmful ingredients in conventional beauty products.Chemical Ingredients
Some conventional beauty products may have more rapid results; however consider the chemicals within such products and their harmful side effects. Since organic beauty products don’t contain harmful fillers and chemicals, they’re natural ingredients are gentle on your skin.Harmful Side Effects
While you’ll find beauty products that are labeled as “paraben free,” parabens are just one of many dangerous ingredients found in conventional beauty products. Organic beauty products deliver optimal results, while minimizing adverse chemical side effects for you and the planet.