Shopping for natural beauty products
Living the organic lifestyle is the best thing to do for our ailing environment. Many
people are now living on organic foods, and cleaning products and clothes are now
being produced for greener lifestyles. For many women, their interest falls on natural
organic cosmetics and organic skin care products.
Most of us never realize the hazards of using common beauty products, especially skin
care products. Most of the common brands contain carcinogens that cause cancer and
other harmful chemicals, and we happened to apply them on our skin, our largest body
organ. Studies have found out that 60% of the harmful chemicals in beauty products
that are applied on the skin are absorbed into the bloodstream.
We are killing ourselves slowly by putting into our body these harmful substances from
the beauty products that we use. But with natural products now available, every woman
can pick the alternative to the regular brand that she is using.
Using natural organic cosmetics and organic skin care products can help reduce the
risk of harmful chemicals from entering our body. These chemicals dry our skin by
removing moisture from it. Many eco-friendly products contain pure plant extracts and
oils to nourish the skin, making it to look healthy.
Don’t be misled by brands labeled as “natural” or “organic”. Many “natural” products
often use synthetic preservatives and other unnatural ingredients. For a product to be
truly natural, its ingredients should be in its original state, haven’t been changed, and no
other substances have been added or subtracted form it. Don’t be deceived by false
Organic beauty products are a great value for money, as many companies place high
premiums on health. And there is more to that. Natural products are not tested on
animals, and its packaging has the universal recycling symbol on the label. Natural
products should also label all natural products used in the manufacturing processes.
If you are keen in finding out whether the product you are buying is truly organic, you
should check out on the company. Visit their website or Google their name, and browse
the company’s history, industry background, and work record. See how their reputation
as a company stands out.
Show your concern for the environment. By using organic skin care products, not only
can you look good, but feel good about what you put into your body.
Author’s Profile: Sven Camencia has worked for various networking agencies
specializing in selling natural organic cosmetics, organic foods and natural food
supplements. He is also a businessman, lecturer and freelance writer.