Though we understand it may be difficult to avoid all of these, if you can, it is good to get used to reading labels and understanding what you are putting on your skin. If you are unsure what product line to try, ask any of our estheticians and they will help guide you as they are experts in this area. If you are going on a search for skincare products, please keep the following in mind and try to avoid them:

  1. DEA, MEA, TEA
  2. Synthetic musks
  3. Mica
  4. Aluminum, lead, and other heavy metals
  5. Dioxins
  6. Formaldehydes and preservatives
  7. Homosalate
  8. PABA
  9. Parabens
  10. Phthalates
  11. Polyethylene Glycol (PEG)
  12. Synthetic color pigments
  13. TALC
  14. Triclosan
  15. Titanium Dioxide
  16. Polytetrafluroethylene (PTFE aka Teflon)
  17. Propylene Glycol (PG) and Butylene Glycol