Why we don’t use fragrance for fragrance’s sake! –
6. Your shampoo
If it’s scented, it contains phthalates. In fact, scented products of any sort are your primary exposure source to DEP, a phthalate linked to respiratory problems and endocrine disruption. The good news is that levels of DEP have been declining, according to Zota’s study. The bad news? We don’t know what other phthalate might be replacing it.