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Sulfate Free Shampoos: The Top 10 List


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Plus: What are sulfates and why you may want to avoid them
Sulfate Free Shampoos: The Top 10 List

Sulfate-free shampoos are all the rage at the moment. Sulfates, the ingredients in shampoo that cause the product to lather, have become highly controversial. We've come to expect the better the shampoo lathers, the better the shampoo is, however some people disagree, claiming sulfates can be dangerous.  

Many natural health experts recommend avoiding any shampoos with the foaming agents sodium laureth sulfate and ammonium laureth sulfate as main ingredients. Laboratory studies show that products that end in "eth" such as sodium laureth sulphate, polyethylene glycol, oleth, myreth, ceteareth all test positive for 1,4-Dioxane, a proven cancer-causing petrochemical. 

Find out the best sulfate-free shampoos on the market today from cheap to steep. These get good ratings and are beloved by users. And if natural haircare is your bag, consider trying this recipe for Baking Soda Shampoo, which has gotten a ton of buzz among natural health practitioners.

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