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We could argue over Phthalates.  Disagree about estrogen receptors.  Parabens, Sodium Laureth Sulfate, 1,4 dioxane, synthetic fragrances?  I’m sure someone out there will fight on their behalf.


You could make yourself crazy reading all the literature.  There are plenty of studies supporting booths sides of the argument.  So, why go there?


I’ll tell you one thing you can’t argue with: that natural, organic skin care products are bad for you.


So, if you KNOW that natural skin care products that avoid these chemicals are safe.


And you KNOW that you can find them easily at the store or online.


And if they DON’T even cost anymore than department store products…


Then why not use them?


It is like this:  there are two bags of dog poop.  One bag is totally safe and 100% guaranteed to not break.  The other bag is promoted to be safe, but studies say there is a chance it will break.


Which bag are you going to choose?


That’s what I thought…


So, if you don’t want that cr&p touching your hands, why would you want it to touch your face?


($14 in the swear jar and counting)



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