I’m a lover of all things organic and natural. I prefer organic-grown foods, I choose not to eat meat, I take Shaklee vitamins everyday, use essential oils whenever I can, and purchase natural lotions and soaps. So, naturally, cosmetics that aren’t created with parabens and sulfate are more appealing. If you picked up a conventional foundation right now and read the ingredients, I am sure that most of them would be unfamiliar to you. What are phthalates? How do you even pronounce that? Fortunately, many chemicals can easily be avoided by purchasing natural cosmetics instead.
Just as synthetic toxins help create beauty products with color, texture, and durability, so do natural ingredients. Except using natural ingredients means no nasty side effects and the creation process is much better for the environment as well (plus, cruelty-free!). But, in the same way that we may not recognize the things listed on conventional cosmetics, many ingredients on natural cosmetics can be unrecognizable too...Read More