The Dangers Hidden In Every Bottle Of Deodorant Is Quite Alarming

Deodorants and antiperspirants has been part of our daily regime. Admit it or not, you could not live without it. 

As every person sweats, these products will always be inside the hygiene kit. Deodorants neutralize odor and kill the bacteria that cause the smell. Antiperspirants prevent sweating by blocking the pores. They are the real buddies, but did you know that they can be pretty harmful too.

Sweating occurs as one of the body’s prime efforts to detox. So, if we’re preventing the detox by covering our armpit with deodorant, our bodies will be having a hard time flushing the toxins out. 
Besides, they contains a high amount of toxic chemicals which eventually can harm our health. 

Here are a few of the things you should be aware of that are found in conventional deodorant and antiperspirants.

1. Aluminum
Aluminum is an ingredient found in antiperspirants and works to completely stop perspiration. However,  it has been linked to a number of health issues:

- Seizures
- Breast Cancer
- Alzheimer’s Disease
- Bone Formation Disorders
- Kidney Problems

2. Parabens
Parabens are found in many personal care items and are used a preservative. The problem with parabens is that they mimic estrogen in your body which is not good. It can throw off your body’s hormonal balance. This will lead to:

- Early onset of puberty
- Increase your risk of hormonal cancers
- Birth defects in your future children.

3. Propylene Glycol
This chemical is used to increase absorption and helps keep substances from drying out. But it is a neurotoxin and skin irritant too. It could cause damage to your central nervous system, heart, and liver.

4. Phthalates
Phthalates help consistency of personal care products. But the bad sides, is that it increase the likelihood of cell mutation and disrupt hormone receptors which in turn increases the risk of birth defects.

5. Triclosan
Triclosan is antimicrobial—it kills bacteria, fungus, and other microbes. However it's being classified as a pesticide and a probable carcinogen. It's been linked to a number of different problems including:

- disruption of the endocrine system
- increased risk of cancer
-  increased hay fever and allergy symptoms.

(Source: Cancer.Gov)
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