Microbeads are tiny pieces of plastic found in all kinds of beauty products. Added for exfoliation benefits, the tiny beads are causing a huge problem in our ecosystem. The beads get washed down the drain where they enter the water supply where they cause detrimental effects.
Make sure to check the products you use and be rid of any that contain ingredients beginning with “poly.” If you want your children to grow up with sustainability in mind, you have to set a good example. Reducing useless plastic is a good start!
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