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Make your own eco bubble bath
Worried about chemicals in your baby's bubble bath? Skip the mystery, make your own instead.
Mon, Apr 06, 2009 at 2:00 PM
There has been a lot of talk lately about the potentially harmful chemicals in conventional bubble bath products. As best, most of these products contain sodium laurel sulfates and petroleum by-products. At worst, they also contain known carcinogens
like formaldehyde and 1,4-dioxane. Who wants their baby soaking in that? A better bet is to make your own homemade bubble bath. It is so easy to make and use that you will wonder why you ever bought a commercial product.
Combine baby shampoo or eco-friendly liquid soap, water, and glycerin in a reusable plastic bottle. Add a few drops to running water at bath time for a fun, bubbly, nourishing bath.
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