The widely advertised personal care products in the media have a huge market and people inevitably buy them for their skin, body and hair. While personal care products are meant to clean and protect the body from harmful agents, ironically they themselves are contaminated with numerous artificial ingredients and harmful fragrances today that constantly pose a threat to the users. People get fascinated with the aroma and unknowingly use a product that contains adverse effects.
Fragrances are a part of all products like shaving cream, after-shave, sunscreen lotions, cleansers, toners, lotions, hair sprays, conditioners, styling gels, hair mousse, talcum and deodorants etc. These artificial fragrances can mainspring many health problems like headaches, skin irritation and dizziness etc. It thus becomes vital to choose quality products and always check the ingredients list carefully.
Many manufacturers utilize impeccable quality standards while fabricating fragrances. Reputable companies have their perfumes undergo sophisticated testing and innovative research. Many firms even adhere to Industry-standard GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) depicting their thoroughness towards ethical business practices.
While you come across a good fragrance and want to find out its authenticity, the best way to test its quality is to check if the manufacturer is a member of the IFRA- International Fragrance Association. It is the official representative body of the worldwide fragrance industry that emphasizes the fragrance safety for consumers and environment alike.
Whether you are using perfumes or deodorants, or any other scented personal care product, all should pass through standard organizations in order to surpass the quality products category.
Next time when you decide to buy a perfume, or any fragrant product for applying on your skin, body or hair, ascertain that you are selecting a first-rate product as it might contain more or less than 500 potential chemicals that are used in a perfume. Though according to the trade secret principle, companies are not liable to share all the specific ingredients used in a product and not even liable to explain the chemical formula of any fragrance, they simply write the name of the fragrance. Most of the common chemicals contained in perfumes are petroleum based synthetic compounds. You can at the most, read and find out about the skin friendly ingredients that needs to be present in the personal care product you are buying.