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Does Sodium Lauryl Sulfate Cause Acne?

More than half of adult women and a quarter of adult men struggle with acne. Some treatments are simple and can cure the problem within weeks, while other treatments can take much longer depending on the cause. A lot of dermatologists put the blame on products we use for our hair, skin, and oral hygiene. […]

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Sulfate Free Face Wash For Sensitive Skin

Here’s the hard and fast rule for people with sensitive skin: avoid facial products that foam. Sodium lauryl sulfate (SLS) is a popular foaming agent widely used in personal care products. SLS is cheap, it’s a detergent, it will extract moisture from your skin, and it will irritate sensitive skin. There are numerous references on […]

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