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12 Skin Care Ingredients to Avoid (Infographic)

12 Skin Care Ingredients to Avoid (Infographic)

Want to spring clean your bathroom? Ditch these 12 ingredients commonly found in personal care products and make your own!

DIY Body Lotion
6 Beauty Recipes from the Produce Aisle
5 Natural Deodorants + 2 Recipes to Make Your Own


More Recipes:
5 Homemade Natural Beauty Products
11 One-Ingredient Face Masks

Read more: Beauty, Bed & Bath, Health, Holistic Beauty, Skin Care

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Megan Zehnder

Megan is an editor and producer for Care2's Healthy Living. Her main priorities are to live simply and build meaningful relationships with the people in her life. She loves to write and talk about environmental issues, healthy living, and women's rights. Beyond that, her interests change daily, but eating and cooking vegetarian food is always a favorite.


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8:26AM PST on Jan 25, 2014

In just use olive and coconut olive oil, what´d be best than that for you and the environment??

4:13AM PST on Jan 18, 2014

I admired your helpful words. Top class contribution. I really hope you’ll write more. I'll continue looking for.

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6:26AM PDT on May 1, 2013

Wow. Thanks :)

6:51AM PDT on Apr 14, 2013


6:50AM PDT on Apr 11, 2013

I wanted to go green with my bueaty care but am worried about having the right sun protection products. Are there any organic products specifically made to help with UV protection?

6:44AM PDT on Apr 11, 2013

I always wanted to go green with my beauty care but am worried about sun protection products. Are there organic options that specifically help with UV ray protection?

10:55AM PDT on Mar 31, 2013

thank you for the information, will not buy products with those ingredients

7:34AM PDT on Mar 26, 2013

so terrible that we put our trust in these products and they put us in such danger!

2:06AM PDT on Mar 24, 2013

Thank you :)

12:14AM PDT on Mar 24, 2013

I tried to avoid all of these, but I'm disturbed by the fact that they are allowed in these products.

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