Skinfix believes in a natural “skin safe” approach for their products. Skin irritants come in many forms and can further aggravate skin with rashes, dermatitis or Eczema. Be sure to check the ingredient list on any cosmetic, cleanser or moisturizer you may be using to ensure they are safe. Your skin will thank you!
Skincare ingredients to avoid if you have irritated skin:
Acids – Alpha-Hydroxy Acids (Glycolic, Lactic, Tartaric, & Citric), Beta-Hydroxy Acids (Salicylic), Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C) & Kojic Acid
Alcohols – Denatured Alcohol, Benzyl Alcohol & Witch Hazel
Cooling Ingredients – Menthol, Camphor, Mint, Wintergreen & Peppermint
Essential Oils – Lavender, Eucalyptus, Citrus & Bergamot
Fragrance – Synthetic Fragrances, Parfums, Linalool, Citronellol, Cinnamal, Limonene, Geraniol, & Eugenol
Parabens – Methylparaben, Propylparaben, & Butylparaben. Synthetic Preservatives
Phthalates – Fragrance carriers and softeners that could affect immune and endocrine systems in babies and adults.
Sulfates – Sodium Lauryl Sulfate, Sodium Laureth Sulfate. Harsh cleansers that can strip the skin of its natural protective barrier
Scrubs – Seeds, Beads, Sugars, & Salts are harsh and irritating for sensitive skin.