Think Dirty Blog — breakdown

Ingredient Breakdown: Vinyl Chloride

breakdown cosmetics ingredient-breakdown ingredients toxic

Unfortunately, in today’s cosmetics, dangerous ingredients can be found lurking inside some of our favourite products. Tiny hidden particles that are harmful to us and you’d never know it — until now.

In this article, we’ll break down, Vinyl Chloride, one of these dirty ingredients, to uncover: what it is, where it’s found, and what the risks of exposure are.

What is Vinyl Chloride?

Vinyl Chloride,...

Read more →

Ingredient Breakdown: Vitamins ABCs (The Overview)

breakdown cosmetics ingredients skincare vitamin

Think Dirty is your #1 App for Clean Beauty. Find us on iOS or Android.

Vitamins are an essential part of a healthy diet. But did you know there are many benefits to applying them to your skin? In this first part of our Ingredient Breakdown: Vitamins ABCsseries, we cover everything vitamins: their discovery, why they are so important to us, and an overview of the many benefits gained from these...

Read more →

Ingredient Breakdown: All Things Hyaluronic Acid

breakdown cosmetics ingredients makeup skincare

Think Dirty is your #1 App for Clean Beauty. Find us on iOS or Android.

Hydration, hydration, hydration. This is something we hear a lot when it comes to skincare. An ingredient that is often associated with hydration is Hyaluronic Acid. So what is Hyaluronic Acid and why is it such a key ingredient for hydration? Let’s discuss!

What is Hyaluronic Acid?

Hyaluronic Acid, also known as Hyaluronate or...

Read more →

The Lowdown on Icky Ingredients: What to Avoid and Why

beauty-products beauty-tips breakdown ingredients makeup

The cosmetic industry often tries out weird and dangerous ingredients. From using Arsenic in powders to Lead in foundations in the past, to Talc and other toxins today. Here is Think Dirty’s list of ingredients that you should avoid in your cosmetic products.

Parabens (methyl- & propyl-, butyl-, ethyl-) (Rated 8)

Parabens are a family of man-made chemicalsthat are usually used as preservatives. They...

Read more →