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Trivani - Warns about Harmful ingredients

  1. 2. <ul><li>The American Cancer Society states: </li></ul>At the turn of the last century, cancer rates were thought to be as low as 1 in 1000. What has happened? <ul><ul><li>1 in 3 women will develop cancer in their lifetime </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>1 in 2 men will develop cancer in their lifetime </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>100 billion dollars is spent annually on treatment alone which has led some to believe that this money making machine may not be going away any time soon. </li></ul></ul>
  2. 3. <ul><li>The Investigative Branch of Congress has isolated 125 known cancer causing agents in personal care products. </li></ul><ul><li>OSHA determined that 884 ingredients are considered toxic. </li></ul><ul><li>The European Union has already banned over 3,000 of the same ingredients commonly used in America. </li></ul><ul><li>It is estimated that personal care products aimed at children, are almost always the most harmful </li></ul><ul><li>Massive numbers of Phthalates and other endocrine disruptors are commonly found in personal care products. </li></ul>Cancer Facts
  3. 4. When they determined that tobacco caused cancer and birth defects, why wasn’t it banned? <ul><li>In 1984 Congress enacted the Comprehensive Smoking Education Act of 1984 requiring four specific health warnings: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>SURGEON GENERAL WARNING </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Smoking causes lung cancer, heart disease, emphysema, and may complicate pregnancy </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Quitting smoking now greatly reduces serious risks to your health </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Smoking by pregnant women may result in fetal injury, premature birth, and low birth weight </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Cigarette smoke contains carbon monoxide </li></ul></ul></ul>
  4. 5. Warning Labels <ul><li>You will nearly always find a warning label on your toothpaste, and some shaving gels and deodorants. </li></ul><ul><li>Why are these warning labels on “Personal Care” Products? </li></ul>
  5. 6. <ul><li>DIRECTIONS: Adults and children 2 years and older. </li></ul><ul><li>Apply toothpaste onto a soft bristle toothbrush. Brush thoroughly after meals or at least twice a day or as directed by a dentist or physician. Children under 6 years: To minimize swallowing, use a pea sized amount supervise brushing until good habits are established. Children under 2 years: Ask a dentist or physician. </li></ul>When they determined that ingredients in toothpaste caused cancer, why weren’t they banned?
  6. 7. University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute <ul><li>One study shows that more chemicals are absorbed through the skin than through the mouth. </li></ul><ul><li>Carcinogens travel through umbilical cord from the placenta to the unborn child </li></ul>
  7. 8. SKIN is the largest organ – and it is NOT a BARRIER to most toxins… <ul><li>60% of all chemicals that are exposed to the skin are absorbed </li></ul><ul><li>The molecular weight of most ingredients in personal care products is small enough to penetrate the skin, and blood stream. </li></ul>In fact… It is a carrier.
  8. 9. Harmful Ingredients <ul><li>Even some so-called safe products are loaded with potentially harmful ingredients: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Propyl paraben </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Methyl paraben </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Fragrances </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Other preservatives </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Artificial Sweeteners </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Phthalates </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>BPA </li></ul></ul>
  9. 10. Most Common potentially harmful ingredients to avoid “ You will find these ingredients in literally every personal care product – and nutritional supplement available.” <ul><li>SLS </li></ul><ul><li>DEA </li></ul><ul><li>MEA </li></ul><ul><li>TEA </li></ul><ul><li>SLES </li></ul><ul><li>Talc </li></ul><ul><li>Propylene Glycol </li></ul><ul><li>Methyl Paraben </li></ul><ul><li>Propyl Paraben </li></ul><ul><li>Sodium Fluoride </li></ul><ul><li>Ammonium Chloride </li></ul><ul><li>Aluminum </li></ul><ul><li>Butane </li></ul><ul><li>Benzene </li></ul><ul><li>Alcohol </li></ul><ul><li>Petroleum </li></ul><ul><li>Formaldehyde </li></ul>
  10. 11. <ul><li>What’s really in these plastic bottles and is it leeching into the contents of the packaging? </li></ul><ul><li>Children are most at risk! </li></ul>
  11. 12. Give Your Home a Quick Fix Do No Harm Philosophy ™
  12. 13. Dr. Devra Davis <ul><li>One of the great consumer advocates of our time </li></ul><ul><li>A strong supporter of the Mission of Trivani </li></ul>
  13. 14. <ul><li>We are proud of our affiliation with Dr. Devra Davis! </li></ul><ul><li>We are pleased to be members of the Compact for Safe Ingredients, and the Coalition for Safe Cosmetics. </li></ul><ul><li>We carry the Trivani Seal of Approval </li></ul><ul><ul><li>We never test on animals </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>We use only GRAS approved materials </li></ul></ul>
  14. 15. Dr. Gerald Bresnahan <ul><li>Chair of Trivani Medical Advisory Board </li></ul><ul><li>On-call physician for the President of the United States </li></ul><ul><li>On-call doctor for all visiting dignitaries, including the Pope and royalty </li></ul><ul><li>President and Director of a major cardiology clinic in Los Angeles </li></ul><ul><li>One of the inventors of the blood enzyme test, which is now used in hospitals worldwide to diagnose heart attacks </li></ul>