Negative effect of Sodium Lauryl Sulfate(SLS) & Sodium Laureth Sulfate(SLES) on the health
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We may not know this but SLS is actually being used in a variety of industrial and domestic applications particularly on cleaning agents like shampoos and toothpastes, as well as creams and lotions, and many more ("Sodium Lauryl Sulfate," par. 1). Similarly, sodium laureth sulfate also known as sodium lauryl ether sulfate (SLES), a close relative of SLS, is also being used in different personal care products like shampoos, soaps, detergents, toothpastes, etc.; both SLS and SLES are known as surfactants since they are very effective foaming agents ("Sodium Lauryl Sulfate (SLS) and Sodium Laureth Sulfate (SLES)," par.