If you’re in the aromatherapy biz, you are probably familiar with the story. The above version appears, word-for-word, on several websites, and the same basic tale on many.
Lemon balm (Melissa officinalis) is in the mint family, which explains why it grows so well.
All formulations that contain a large amount of water need to be preserved and all preservatives have some kind of drawback.
Sodium Hydroxide (NaOH) is a water soluble white which occur in flakes, pellets, granules and powders.
This list constitutes a sort of life-cycle analysis of a typical product and as such will give us a much better rounded appraisal of a product safety and while it may not be water tight, it is a darn sight better than coming at it from just one-dimension.
If you care about the truth & want to make the best informed decisions, you need to be open minded and think skeptically.
Decoding the numbers on cosmetic packaging.
Every industry has acronyms which are supposed to make communication easier.
In nature, Sulfur is mainly found in areas of high volcanic activity.
Formaldehyde is a chemical compound belonging to the organic functional group known as aldehydes.