Traditional Hand Soaps vs the NEW Norwex Peppermint Foaming Hand Wash

PeppermintHandSoapDid you know that hand soaps are not always good for your skin?  People often assume that just because the label says “Hand Soap” at the general store, that it kills bacteria and helps your body. That is often not the case anymore. Companies are always trying to find ways to reduce production costs and promote sales, though quality and customer satisfaction are not exactly at the front.

General hand soaps from the store include many of these substances:

  • Sodium Lauryl Sulfate
  • Parabens
  • Synthetic Dyes
  • Synthetic Fragrances
  • Triclosan
  • Phthalates
  • Polyethylene

The Perils of Anti-Bacterial Soap Ingredients

wash your hands the safe wayyIt’s almost instinctive… “Wash your hands before supper,” you say to your kids as they come in the house after playing. Good hygiene, right?  Perhaps…  but read on and decide for yourself.

Or you’re on out and about and you pass around the travel-size “anti-bacterial soap” before a restaurant meal (oh c’mon, you know what I’m talking about).  Nothing wrong with that…, right?? Gotta have clean hands…

Well, what you need to watch out for is the chemical compound Triclosan. Triclosan is one of the anti-bacterial soap ingredients found in … Read More...

Norwex Foam Soap and a Pretty Bottle

I wash my hands a lot…and I mean A LOT!

We have a severe food allergy in our family.  Because of the food allergy, it is not uncommon for me to wash my hands fifteen to twenty times or more during meal preparation for one dinner.  Our old soaps always seemed to leave my hands dry and cracked.

Enter Norwex Foam Soapan amazing alternative to the soaps I was buying at the store.

The Norwex Foam Soap is a very luxurious, thick foaming soap containing Shea Read More...