When used as ingredients in soaps that are harmful for your body, parabens, diethanolamine ,triclosan , fragrance and other chemicals… have long been the subject of controversy regarding their potential to harm.
Avoiding these truly nasty toxic soap ingredients is easy. Make sure you read the label ingredients before you buy the soap.
Parabens are preservatives that are commonly added to bars of soap. However, scientific studies have repeatedly shown that being exposed to parabens boosts a woman’s risk of developing any form of breast cancer (because parabens mimic the action of the hormone estrogen).We never use parabens on our soaps – We are totally natural handcrafted from start to the end …
Almost all bars of commercial soap are added fragrances in order to make them more enjoyable to use in the bath or shower. However, printing ‘fragrance’ on a soap label means that different chemicals have been added in order to create the special smell of the soap.
People seeking soaps with natural compounds should buy products with ingredients they can pronounce.