Hygienic Period Pads

These toxic ingredients could be lurking in your period products!

As a brand focused on transparency we feel that everyone should know what is going in and on their vaginas. In this article by Health Shots, we get some insights onto which ingredients you should be looking for on the period product labels (we promise RIF will never have any of the harsh ones!)

Article via Health Shots

Ever heard the statement, “Don’t put anything on your body that you wouldn’t eat if you had to”? The truth is that exposing your body to chemicals through your skin may be worse than eating them. Hence, it’s time to become conscious of all the toxic chemical gunk that you might be exposing your body to through your chosen feminine hygiene products.

The reason is that the enzymes in your saliva and stomach help break down and flush chemicals from your body. Unlike this, when they’re absorbed straight into your bloodstream, they go directly to your delicate organs. Once in your body, they can accumulate since you typically lack the necessary enzymes to break them down.


Back to blog

Leave a comment

Please note, comments need to be approved before they are published.