Many deodorants contain aluminum salts - a substance that causes tumors
Is this subject is new?
No. It is not the first study on the danger of aluminum salts. In 2011 already, the French Agency for Safety of Health Products (AFSSAPS) recommended not to use aluminum salts on damaged skin.What are the health authorities?
Under the new Assaps, the Agence française de sécurité sanitaire des produits de santé (ANSM) should be limited to 0.6% concentration of only aluminum. Problem rate is never mentioned on deodorants. It is therefore impossible to know what is in your antiperspirant when you buy it in the shop.Should it happen deodorants?
“I think we need more experiments,” says Professor André Pascal Sappino who led the study. “If they still support our theory about these aluminum salts, I hope that the authorities will take more stringent measures.” But for the moment ? What to do ? “The experiences are so consistent and serious in terms of the effect it imposes on us a precautionary principle,” said the oncologist Pascal Sappino who advises women not to use these deodorants.Is it easy to find the right deodorant?
If the concentration of aluminum salts will not appear on the labels of deodorants, there is still noted their presence. Le Parisien newspaper conducted the survey in a supermarket Clichy-la-Garenne. Amid the 200 references of different deodorants (150 for women and 50 for men), only 9 brands among female cosmetics and 4 in men rays do not use aluminum salts. SO’BiO the brand squarely highlights this lack of aluminum salts. But in the supermarket shelves, it is also the antiperspirant … the most expensive. As for the gentlemen Mennen Williams and both offer the sticks without aluminum salt.