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Chemicals Not to Add to Your Skincare Products

Do you know that there are products you should avoid in your skincare products? Do you know that if they include some ingredients for your skincare products, they have the potential to cause long-term effects such as cancer? Here is why the skin performs many functions, one of which is protecting other vital organs. Because of this, one has to be careful what they apply to the skin.

In this article, we would consider chemicals that you should not add to your skincare products to avoid the risk of having health challenges such as cancer, what to look out for when buying skincare products and a good recommendation for your skin. If you are ready, let’s begin.

Chemicals that shouldn't be added to your skincare products

You want to apply only chemicals that would boost your skin, not poison it, so here are chemicals to avoid;


Aluminum is a toxic metal that can alter oestrogen effect in the body, causing problems to the body. Imbalance of oestrogen can cause less severe problems such as acne and constipation or major health problems such as breast cancer. They commonly used aluminum in personal products.

Mineral oil

Another chemical that has the potential to cause disorders in the body, such as acne, is mineral oil. It does this by clotting the skin pores, preventing it from releasing toxins. You can find mineral oil in creams and lotions.


When sulphuric acid reacts with another chemical sulfate, salts or sulfates are produced as a byproduct. You can also get sulfates from petroleum. The effect it causes on the skin is severe irritation, especially of the eyes and skin.

Synthetic Fragrance

Fragrance is used in almost all beauty and skincare products, from shampoos to cleansers to perfumes to conditioners. But the substances with which we derive fragrance from can cause respiratory diseases and severe skin allergies. Any fragrance that is synthetical got should be avoided.

DMDM Hydration & Urea

Preservatives in which contain formaldehyde have the potential of causing joint pain, sleeping disorder, skin allergies and many more.


Paraben is another common ingredient found in skincare products such as moisturizers and deodorants, but it is one of the leading causes of hormonal imbalance.

We do not limit the list of harmful ingredients to the skin to the above others, include oxybenzone, alcohols, PEG and many more. With skincare, it is better to go with natural products like Ekhambee products. We would talk about this soon.

Next, we consider what to look out for when buying skincare products

  • · You must understand your skin type.
  • · You must know the problem you want to solve or avoid on your skin.
  • · Check the ingredients listed on the products to know what to avoid.
  • · Look out for expiration date

About Ekhambee products

Ekhambee products are a set of naturally prepared with all natural and organic skin friendly minerals such as which beautifies your body. Regardless of your skin type, Ekhambee products ensure you get the desired results. Whatever difficulty you might experience such as dull, uneven or dry skin, age spots, etc. Ekhambee products has got you covered. The prices are also affordable with top quality ingredients.

The product include;

  1. Sensitive Skin Face Cleanser to remove bacteria, and prevent blackheads, discoloration, hyperpigmentation, and dark spots leaving your skin fresh and clean.

  2. Sensitive skin Moisturizing Toner Gel to shrink face pores, and tone skin without drying it out.

  3. Sensitive Skin Moisturizer to get rid of dull skin and reduce acne scars and blemishes in skin.

  4. Apple Cider Vinegar Mud Mask Grapefruit Scent to make skin look and feel smooth with an even tone and helps prevent acne, pimples, and large pores. 

  5. Creamy Body Butter gift set to stay protected in all weather and to restore skin brightness and softness and even out the skin on the body.

  6. Silky moisturizing Ekhambee Kokoa Roza lotion is a fabulous blend, a silky moisturizing shea butter body lotion with the rich smell of cacao and sweet rose composition. 

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