Pros And Cons Of Each
Organic products are generating a lot more interest on the market than they used to. As people become more and more health conscious, they are looking more carefully than ever at the makeup of the products they purchase. This is especially true for products that they are either going to be ingesting and/or the products that they are going to be using on their skin. Like anything, there are pros and cons to purchasing organic products over traditional products and there are subtle differences to organic vs natural. In this article, we will be going over some of them.
Pros And Cons Of Organic Vs Traditional Vs Natural:
1. Organic Products Are More Expensive.
This is typically going to be the case. Organic products are certified and because of this, they are typically going to be much more expensive than both no organic and natural products. This is because they are certified by the respective organizations which means that they have been approved to be labeled as organic and they only include ingredients that are labeled as organic.
2. Organic and Natural Products Have Less Side Effects.
Whenever you purchase any kind of skin care product or a product that is meant to be applied to your skin, you need to be careful the products that you choose. Believe it or not, but there are even reputable brands on the market that make products that include proven cancer causing ingredients in their formulas. This is because these ingredients have not yet been banned by the FDA and they continue to use them for this reason. By going with an organic and/or natural based product, you are pretty much going to guarantee that you are not going to get any kind of ingredient that can be labeled as dangerous and also because of this, you will end up suffering from a lot less side effects or irritation if your skin doesn’t react well to it. The only way that you are going to experience any kind of reaction to a natural product is if you are completely allergic to an ingredient in it.
3. Natural And Organic Products Are Healthier And More Sustainable.
Because the ingredients in both natural and organic products are natural meaning they are derived from nature, they are going to be a lot more healthy than chemical based products. Also, organic products are going to be much more sustainable because it takes into account the way that the ingredients were raised. Whereas, when you are purchasing chemical based products, they may be the by-product of a very harmful manufacturing process. Therefore, you will be helping the environment and yourself by purchasing either organic or natural based products. You can look for this type of stuff on labels now when shopping for products in stores like Target or Walmart.
As you can see, there are plenty of differences and pros and cons to each. If you care about your skin and your health, it would be wise to switch your buying habits to product(s) that are either organic or completely natural.