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Sodium Lauryl Sulfate

Written on labels as: Sodium dodecyl sulfate

Found in the following products: Creams, soaps, shampoos, toothpastes and lotions

Chemical purpose: Sodium lauryl sulfate is a sensitizing cleansing agent that contribute to foaming and lathering properties used in skincare products.

Potential harmful risks:
Skin irritant: Sodium lauryl sulfate is a known skin irritant to the eyes and skin. It is known to cause dry, flaky skin.

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