Updated: Oct 30
Parabens are a common preservative used in cosmetics products, they allow cosmetics products to last years, however, these products can also enter your body through your skin. What’s more, parabens are believed to disrupt hormone function by mimicking estrogen. Too much estrogen can trigger an increase in breast cell division and the growth of tumors, which is why paraben use has been linked to breast cancer and reproductive issues.
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