Greedy business CEO’s have taken over the world and they control every aspect of our lives using the resources we need. Many of the everyday things we use are actually extremely toxic to our health.
Deodorant is one the worst and most toxic products in our home today. It has been found to contain many different chemicals that are literally toxic for your health and can cause tons of different diseases. Recently a common men’s deodorant has been found to produce male breast growth and increased risk of prostate cancer! The researchers also found that it could cause liver cancer. Some of the most common products contaminated are Axe and Old Spice deodorant.
The Environmental Working Group is a non-profit organization that is dedicated to educating consumers and the public of the things that are posing high risks of disease. They put together a database of sixty-two thousand different products. Woman are typically more exposed to these products, but men have a higher risk of danger because it poses new scares about prostate cancer and male breast development. Unilever is the company that sells these deadly men’s deodorants.
The majority of the chemicals are detrimental to your health. Over half of the ingredients have been linked to such things as Alzheimer’s Disease, estrogen dominance, endocrine system disruption. According to the EWG database, the Axe men’s products are composed of a variety of toxic chemicals.
Aluminum Zirconium Tetrachlorohydrex Gly is the primary ingredient in Axe mens deodorants. It is an active antiperspirant ingredient and it absorbs aluminum ions. There is a buildup of these ions over time and they have been linked to nerve damage, kidney damage, Alzheimer’s, and breast cancer.