We put different things and products on our skin, and they are immediately absorbed. Almost 90% of the products we use are not tested for their safety, and they can be dangerous for our health. For that reason, here are some products which are proved to be carcinogenic.
Replace those products with natural ones, which you can prepare at home with coconut oil, and some essential oils.
When summer comes, almost 75% of women use sunscreen under the makeup. But, they don’t know that this product contains ingredients which increase risk of developing skin tumors. Almost all sunscreens are not organic and natural, and they contain cancer-causing ingredients. To avoid this, use clear zinc sunscreen, for example, Babo Botanical.
A recent study proved that many moisturizers increase the risk of developing skin cancer. The moisturizers contain many ingredients which are harmful and are connected to many diseases. For that reason, it is better to put organic and natural coconut oil on your skin.
Deodorants contain triclosan, parabens, aluminum, petroleum, all of which are toxic and dangerous. They make problems on the skin, and in the environment as well. Deodorants are connected with problems in the endocrine system, metabolism, nervous system, and cancer. In order to avoid these products, make yourself a natural and organic one. Mix organic geranium essential oil with baking soda.
Many people use this ingredient for the treatment of acnes or another skin issue, but this can cause melanoma. It is better if you use organic carrot seed, or organic lemon essential oil, for acne treatment
Creams for Skin Lighting
Those creams contain mercury, which is proved to be a dangerous supplement. Throw away these products and make an appointment for the diamond peel.
This powder is full of magnesium silicate, an ingredient which increases the risk of ovarian cancer. For that reason, don’t use it, instead make yourself a new one. Mix organic 7 drops of lavender essential oil, ¼ cup of kudzu root starch, and 1/3 cup of rice flour.
All mascaras contain some toxic ingredients, which are cancer-causing agents. For example, they have petroleum, formaldehyde, aluminum, fragrance, polymers. Avoid those products and buy yourself a new organic and fragrance-free mascara.
All hairsprays are full with chemicals dangerous for the environment, and especially for the skin. They can even cause lung damages. So, find yourself a natural and organic sprays, in the local healthy stores.
Toothpaste contains colored dyes, propylene glycol, saccharin, sodium lauryl sulfate, fluoride, all of which are connected with cancer. Fortunately, there are many non-chemical and non-fluoride toothpaste, so choose one of them.
Women should stay away from the lipsticks because they can increase the risk of developing breast cancer. Instead, buy yourself an organic lipstick.
Plastic Bottles and Containers for Food
Those plastic bottles contain many harmful chemicals, like bisphenol-A and bisphenol-S. They can cause disruption in metabolism, sexual functions, reproductive system, tissue functions, growth, mood, hypertension, and the worst – breast cancer, prostate cancer, and thyroid cancer!
Especially when we wash these bottles, the chemicals are increasing, so it is not the best solution to keep old plastic bottles and containers.
The best is to avoid those bottles and use bottles from glass containers and bottles. It is very important to use glass products for children.
The most common artificial sweeteners are sucralose and aspartame, and they are proved to increase the risk of developing diabetes. So, for your own health, avoid those sweeteners because you don’t need them, you need your health. This is the same for foods which have such sweeteners, for example, diet soda. Diet soda causes gaining weight, diabetes, health attack, and even Alzheimer!
Avoid non-stick products for cleaning your kitchen, because they are proved to be carcinogen products. For that reason, replace them with glass cookware, or ceramic cookware.
Air fresheners are very harmful especially for children because they contain chemicals that cause problems in puberty. Avoid them, because you can prepare yourself a homemade air freshener with essential oils. Or, you can open windows and doors, and make your home fresher.
All products for cleaning that we see on commercials contain some chemicals that are harmful to your health, and you can replace them ALL with some natural product. Here are examples of natural products with which you can clean your home: baking soda, white vinegar, hydrogen peroxide, mixing bowls, spray bottles, liquid castile soap, lemon juice, essential oils, microfiber cloths.
They are harmful especially for the children too because they have chemicals that cause health issues while growing. It is proved that those detergents or soaps have ingredients which cause problems in regulation of hormones, and many allergies, dysfunctions, gaining weight, endocrine disruptions, inflammations.
You can replace these detergents and soaps with warm water and mild soap. They are really harmful.
The Chair You Are Sitting On
This may sound funny, but the chairs we are sitting on may contain many harmful ingredients and it might be one of the most dangerous items at home. We sit on chairs for a long time every day, and it is the reason why are they so dangerous. Sitting might increase the risk of developing lung cancer, type-2 diabetes, cardiovascular diseases. So, don’t sit too much. It is important to stand up and walk. It is necessary to stand up when you have a pause at work, and at home as well. Sit 50 minutes, and then stand up.
Nowadays, everyone is obsessed with electronic devices, such as phones and computers, and even the little children! This is not healthy. The electromagnetic fields which those devices have are possibly carcinogenic for people, especially wireless telephones, which may increase the risk of developing brain cancer.
We should be more careful when it comes to our health, and to stop using electronic devices too much. Even when we don’t use them, but they are near us, they might cause problems and they emit radiation.
Cooking spices and herbs as well have many vitamins or minerals, or something else, which we use in cooking. The ginger, rosemary, cloves, and thyme are proved to quell the inflammations. For this reason, it is important for us to keep these spices in a safe place, and not in bottles which are old.
Products for Personal Care
We absorb chemicals every day through the skin, through our personal care products. Especially women, they use many products every day. Also, makeup contains heavy metals, harmful for the health. Many makeup products and some personal care products contain too many chemicals which can cause many serious health problems.
We have the connection with a lot of products and items which are not so healthy and can cause some risks to our health. They contain some chemicals which are not safe for the body.
What is worse, is that we use some of these products every day, as a part of our daily life, like electronics, or beauty products.
For that reason, here is a list of some product which is harmful to your health, and they can even cause cancer. So, stay away from them.
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