RiverSoapBlog

We'll be blogging about health, beauty,natural cleaning methods, natural beauty secrets and natural living.  With a focus on the environment and healthy living.

Antibacterial Soap vs. Regular Soap

Triclosan is a popular antibacterial chemical that has been on the market for more than 40 years and found in everything from soap to body washes, but recent studies raise concerns that it might be doing more harm than good.

The results from research done at the University of Michigan showed soaps with triclosan were no more effective at preventing illness or reducing bacteria on the hands than plain soap. Read on....

Studies on animals that suggest that exposure to triclosan could increase the risk of infertility and early puberty and other hormone-related problems in humans.

So wash  often with soap & warm water.

Check out this link for a surprising list of products that contain triclosan