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Dangers Of Deodorant

Toxic overload runs skin deep

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Be a critical consumer

I never took the time to read the ingredients behind conventional deodorant At age 13, I got a stick of teen spirit and never looked back.

I never took the time to read the ingredients behind conventional deodorant At age 13, I got a stick of teen spirit and never looked back.

Steer Clear

Aluminum is a heavy metal ( a neurotoxin). What is a neurotoxin? A substance that is poisonous or destructive to nerve tissue. This can be destructive to the brain and breast tissue. There is a scientific link between breast cancer, Alzheimer's disease and aluminum found in nerve tissues.

Aluminum is a heavy metal ( a neurotoxin). What is a neurotoxin? A substance that is poisonous or destructive to nerve tissue. This can be destructive to the brain and breast tissue. There is a scientific link between breast cancer, Alzheimer's disease and aluminum found in nerve tissues.

Knowledge is power

Check the back of your deodorant.

Check the back of your deodorant.

The skin is an organ

We sometimes forget that what we put on our skin sinks in. From our blood stream to the lymph nodes, years of toxic build up accumulates.

We sometimes forget that what we put on our skin sinks in. From our blood stream to the lymph nodes, years of toxic build up accumulates.

Detox Time

I am not going to lie, detoxing from conventional deoderant was not easy.. I experienced rashes, excessive sweating and odor. The main issue was that I went from conventional to natural with no break in between. This causes a lot of hormonal & bacterial imbalances. The best way is to go cold turkey for at least a week. Years of heavy metals, parabens and aluminum will leave the same way they came out and you may find yourself craving relief. Bare with it and keep going. Once the toxic gunk is out, switch over to a natural brand or make your own.

I am not going to lie, detoxing from conventional deoderant was not easy.. I experienced rashes, excessive sweating and odor. The main issue was that I went from conventional to natural with no break in between. This causes a lot of hormonal & bacterial imbalances. The best way is to go cold turkey for at least a week. Years of heavy metals, parabens and aluminum will leave the same way they came out and you may find yourself craving relief. Bare with it and keep going. Once the toxic gunk is out, switch over to a natural brand or make your own.

DIY

Making your own deoderant is simple. Combine coconut oil, arrow root powder, baking soda and essential oil (lavender & tea tree have anti bacterial properties).

Making your own deoderant is simple. Combine coconut oil, arrow root powder, baking soda and essential oil (lavender & tea tree have anti bacterial properties).

I feel so much better.

The crazy part is that I feel better. Heavy metals can leave us feeling run down (brain fog). With the knowledge and scientific backing I've come across, I'll never go back to unnatural deodorant. -Kathleen Davis

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