Get Rid of Sodium Lauryl Sulfate
lauryl sulfate (SLS), an ingredient in 90% of commercial shampoos
and conditioners, corrodes the hair follicle
and impedes hair growth. It has been blamed for many cases of premature
hair loss. It takes
hair longer to grow when it has been affected by SLS. SLS is found
in car wash soap, engine degreaser, toothpaste, lotions and garage
floor cleaners. It also increases skin permeability roughly 100
times and is used in lotions to increase absorption of micronutrients
through the skin.
A study at the University of Georgia Medical College,
indicated that SLS penetrated into the eyes as well as brain, heart,
liver, etc., and showed long-term retention in the tissues. The
study also indicated that SLS penetrated young children's eyes
and prevented them from developing properly and caused cataracts
to develop In adults.
May cause hair loss by attacking the follicle. Classified
as a drug in bubble baths because it eats away skin protection
and causes rashes and infection to occur.
are something that are essential in dry, winter weather. Now
is a great time to chuck your chemically-laden lotions and invest
in some all-natural, chemical free versions.
you're looking for products without SLS, search the bath and
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