Wednesday, September 29, 2010

Ingredient: Triclosan, Good or Bad?

The FDA is considering banning Triclosan, a commonly used ingredient in many over the counter soaps and hand sanitizers.  Apparently, this bacteria killing ingredient can also alter hormones in your body and helps create antibiotic-resistant bacteria.

For more information on Triclosan:
Even though the FDA is still investigating Triclosan, I would recommend staying away from it.

Mommy Bridget


  1. So I should stop putting it on my breakfast cereal. Don't know how I am going to live without my Triclosan in the morning.