Hale Cosmeceuticals conducts our own research and development to stay on the cutting-edge of skincare. But where we apply proven science to formulate products that work without side effects or increasing health risks, some product manufacturers don’t. You need to read all your skincare product labels carefully. There are some types of ingredients that you need to avoid—for the good of your skin and your overall health.
Large-scale manufacturers produce huge lots of creams, serums, cleansers, etc. To keep the active ingredients in those products active while they wait to be sold, they need to be chemically stabilized. Many of the compounds used to stabilize formulas do not play nice with the human body, such as:
Product manufacturers are not required to disclose all the ingredients for their fragrance or coloring formulas. That means items called “fragrance” or “D&C Red 27” (and similar ingredients) themselves contain several chemicals, any of which could be allergenic, carcinogenic and/or endocrine disrupting.
Consumers have been trained to expect cleansers to create a rich foamy lather and creams to spread easily without running. The ingredients that allow these product properties include:
Hale Cosmeceuticals takes pride in creating skincare products that work without compromising your health or the environment’s. We simply cold-process and carefully package our products to ensure peak potency when you apply them.