WHAT IT IS

Fragrance is a combination of chemicals that gives each perfumes or cologne its distinct scent. It imparts a pleasant odor, mask the inherent smell of some ingredients and to enhance experience using the products.

USAGE

It contributed to people’s individuality, self-esteem and personal hygiene. It also one of the key factor that affect consumer’s preferences in choosing cosmetics and personal care products.

COMMONLY FOUND IN

Can be found in most personal care products such as shampoos, shower gels, body lotions, aftershave creams, in skincare eg; moisturizers, toners and  facial cleansers,

CAUSES & EFFECTS

Fragrance chemicals are commonly associated with allergies, dermatitis, respiratory distress and may has an effect on the reproductive system.

NOTE

Do avoid products with diethyl phthalate, oxyebenzone and fragrance (on the list of ingredients)