Here's a list of some of the ingredients (some of which have been covered by this blog already) that have been picked out by the French consumer organization UFC Que Choisir and labelled as "Toxic Substances in Cosmetics".
Typical big brands make the list including, but not limited to, Addidas, Axe, Biolane, Biotherm, Carrefour, Caudalie, Clair, Clarins, Colgate, Creme of Nature, Disney, Dove, Frizz Ease, Garnier, Head & Shoulders, Kera Science, L'Oreal, Mennen, Nivea, Oral-B, Palmer's, Pampers, Sensodyne, and many, many more.
Some of the offending ingredients:
- ethylhexyl methoxycinnamate
- Sodium Lauryl Sulfate
- Ammonium Lauryl Sulfate
For the complete list of offending Brands and ingredients, click here (site is in French).
Stay safe! If you can't read it, look it up!