🌟 Types of Fragrance in skincare products?
1) Synthetic: mostly petrochemicals, phthalates & benzene derivatives. & listed as “fragrance,” “perfume,” or “parfum” on the ingredient list.
2) Natural: Extracted from natural ingredients, like citrus fruits & flowers, It’s usually listed as a “natural fragrance”
3) Essential oils blend: Extracted from flowers, seeds, leaves of plants, fragranced essential oils are common allergen ingredients list with the allergens listed separately.
⭐ Is fragrance bad for the skin?
The fragrance is one of the most irritating and allergenic ingredients in your lotions and potions. Especially if you have sensitive skin or suffer from eczema and psoriasis.
✨ Why does fragrance irritate the skin?
The fragrance is the result of volatile compounds reacting, which means it’s released when certain chemicals react with each other.
💫 Should you worry about fragrance?
Like all ingredients, the fragrance is complicated and entirely dependent on your skin.
We recommend doing your own research, patch testing your products, and making the choice that suits you and your skin’s needs.
💧 People with allergenic skincare conditions like acne, eczema, or rosacea should not use these products at all!