Paraben And Sulfate Free Shampoo: Uncovering the Dangers of Using Sulfate Containing Shampoos

by Annu Shekhawat Your Hair, Our Canvas...

Moe hair shampooHair is an essential part of your looks that add to its beauty and charm. But increasing pollution, dust, unpredictable weather all have the adverse effect on the condition of your hair. The consequences are:

  • Hair loss
  • Dried and Rough hair
  • Poor nourishment and
  • Improper hair growth.

But apart from all the things mentioned above, one major thing that is responsible for the condition of your hair is shampoo. Almost, all the cleansing agents used in day to day life being it your Soap Shampoo Conditioner Detergents, etc. contain sulfate. But sulfate is not considered good for your skin and hair. It has severe ill effects.


 Why Sulfur Should Not Be Present In Shampoo?

If your shampoo contains sulfur or to be specific “Sodium Laureth Sulphate” SLS, then it is the cause of degeneration of cell membrane as it denatures the protein. So it is suggested to go for Best Sulfate Free Shampoo.  The adverse effects of the shampoo containing SLS are mentioned below:

  1. Irritation In Eyes:

You might notice that the moment your shampoo enters your eyes, it causes redness and irritation. It is the result of high sulfur content in your shampoo. The large percentage of SLS in shampoo leads to poor eyesight in young ones, and the result for adults may be Cataract. Thus it is often suggested to opt for Paraben And Sulfate Free Shampoo.

  1. Pollutant:

The sulfur content in your shampoo is not only harmful to your hair and body, but it is harmful to environment too. It is the primary cause of groundwater pollution. As the SLS mixes with groundwater and finally to water bodies, it causes significant loss of water life too. The presence of SLS is not readily detectable once mixed with water.


  1. Skin Irritation :

SLS if come in contact with your skin causes severe irritation. Cosmetic companies usually use it as a marketing plan. They introduce a product that contains SLS, and the result is skin irritation, and then they produce a counter product to deal with the issue.





  1. Penetration In Various Parts Of Body:

The molecules of SLS are tiny, and c as n easily penetrate your tissues. This acts as a magnet for other chemicals to grab into your body. If it enters into your body once, it 's hard to get rid of it, and it accumulates there for a long time. So it is better not to use the shampoo that contains sulfate.


  1. Releases Cancer Causing Agent:

Not only it has harmful effects during its use, but its manufacturing process is also not adaptable. The production of shampoos containing SLS releases cancer-causing agents. Heating of SLS leads to a breakdown of the component in sodium oxide and sulfur oxide that emits harmful fumes and may lead to skin cancer too.


  1. Lack Of Protein In Your Hair:

Using the shampoo containing sulfate leads to the reduction of protein content than required value for hair. It leads to dry, unhealthy and breakage of hair.


One should always take care of hair; It is advisable to be alert while purchasing shampoo or any other hair cleansing product. Your shampoo should strictly be Sulfate And Paraben Free Shampoo. It is essential to look for ingredients present in the shampoo at the time of purchase.  Sometimes it's difficult to find out whether or not your product contains SLS as more than 150 names know it and you might not be aware of it. So the easy way out is to look for no SLS content tag. As the product free from SLS, always has that mentioned on the cover. So to avoid being affected by the chemical get free from its use, as ‘Prevention Is Better Than Cure”.




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