The air you breathe each day is cleaned to some degree by your body’s respiratory system. The things you eat and drink are filtered by your body’s digestive system. But have you ever thought about how your body combats what enters it through your skin? Your skin is your largest organ, yet roughly 60% of what goes on your skin goes right into your bloodstream with no filtering whatsoever. Yet oddly enough, the FDA has banned less than a dozen ingredients from personal care products whereas Europe’s list tops over 1,300. The typical face wash has numerous ingredients that are likely carcinogens, estrogen mimickers, and endocrine disruptors.