You think you’ve got it down. You buy organic meat, dairy, and produce. You even make sure that Fido’s food is sustainably grown. It’s impossible to ignore the idea of ingesting pesticides, hormones, and steroids, but at least you don’t have to worry about products that you apply to your skin and hair, right?
WOMP WOMP. Sorry friends, but it’s just as important to use organic, clean ingredients topically as it is for what you eat. As the largest organ in your body, your skin is composed of distinct layers that are designed to keep the bad stuff out. However, the products we use everyday are packed with chemicals that have been linked to a range of frightening diseases.
I know — it seems like everything is destined to give us cancer. The truth is that there are risks associated with every chemical we encounter in our lives (including water). And although cosmetic chemists work hard to create products that won’t filter down into the bloodstream, it’s still possible for some chemicals to get past our body’s natural barriers. If you’d rather not take that risk, we have an easy solution: organic products from head to toe. We love using tea tree oil, apple cider vinegar, and coconut oil for natural beauty hacks, but today, let’s talk about the best organic shampoo.
First, we answer the question: Why should I buy organic shampoo?