Fragrance and Perfume Manufacturers are protected by copyright and trademark laws exempting them from disclosing their full ingredient list.
There is growing evidence that the chemicals used in some fragrances are linked to some Health Concerns. For example: headaches, memory loss, agrevated respiratory and asthma symptoms, and may even contribute to hormone disruptions.
The fragrance industry can use as many as three thousand ingredients in their products. There can be a hundred ingrediets hidden under the word 'Fragrance' placed in many popular products which are then used on your skin & inhaled by your lungs. These products can be anything from a boutique candle to an artifically scented garbage bag.
Different countires have implemented their own standards of manufacturing. For example in Europe there are around 1400 prohibited chemicals which are not able to be used in personal care products, the USA has roughly 10. Younger & less informed individuals are more likely to use syntheticlly scented products due to limited information available to them pre-purchase.
Synthetic fragrances Do Not hold any homeopathic benefits and are much cheaper to produce. They can however last longer and are inexpensive to purchase.
Here at Breaking Good we choose to use Organic Essential and Carrier Oils. They provide a beautiful selection of aroma with beneficial effects on both the mind and body. Essential notes are collaborated together to produce a desirable scent without causing harm to the body in the future.