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Sourced from http://www.ewg.org/skindeep/ingredient/704811/PHENOXYETHANOL/ I have a general mistrust for "organic" store products...here's why... Go grab an "organic" product you've recently purchased, find the ingredient list, do you see any of the following: Hydantoin AKA DMDM- is a preservative that releases formaldehyde that is used in embalming. Found in many after sun Aloe vera products, lotions, sunscreens, etc.Phenoxyethanol- AKA Ethylene glycol phenyl- is known to cause DNA mutations and is an endocrine(hormone) disrupter and can cause bladder damage. This product is also tested on animals so NOT vegan friendly! Another quick fact about this dirty additive is that you can find...
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