Phthalates Explained

I came across this article about phthalates and thought I would share it with all of you.  It’s not too long and does a nice job of explaining how and why phthalates end up in cosmetics and most things that have fragrances.

In summary, phthalates are bad and, like so many other toxic chemicals, the only way to completely avoid them is to go back to living like people did in pre-industrial times.  However, you can significantly reduce your exposure by avoiding anything made with PVC and carefully reading the ingredients of everything you buy and making wise purchases.

Read it by clicking here.


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