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What are Phthalates?

What are Phthalates? Confession... I totally used to be that girl sitting in the back of the class looking down hoping to not be called on. Can anyone else relate? If you feel that way about not knowing the answer to this question -- I got you! When it came to learning about #ingredients I never looked and never asked, until my boys were born premature and my world completely changed. You can learn more about our story here -- but back to Phthalates! _______ Phthalates (Tha-lates) are a group of chemical plasticizers commonly used in cosmetics, bath and body products, cleaning products, plastic containers, candles, and more. Phthalates are commonly used to increase the flexibility of plastics as well...

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