Nylon-12 in Cosmetics? No Thanks!
However, those with sensitive or dry skin may find that nylon-12 can be a bit drying or irritating. And since nylon-12 is a synthetic, some may prefer more natural or eco-friendly alternatives; alternatives to nylon-12 include natural mineral-based ingredients such as mica, silica, or even rice powder, providing a smooth and silky texture without the potential drawbacks of nylon-12. (Each ingredient carries its own caveats, too, though; learn about mica here and silica and rice powder here!)
Long-lasting formulas for health buffs
MICA-FREE OPTIONS | TITANIUM DIOXIDE-FREE OPTIONS | PHENOXYETHANOL-FREE OPTIONS | VEGAN OPTIONS | IRON OXIDE / ULTRAMARINE-FREE OPTIONS
AND HEAL YES! IS ALWAYS—
WITHOUT TALC | WITHOUT NANOPARTICLES | CARMINE-FREE | WITHOUT BHA or BHT | WITHOUT BUTYLENE GLYCOL | COAL TAR-FREE | WITHOUT PETROLEUM OR PETROLEUM BYPRODUCTS | FREE OF NYLON-12 | CRUELTY-FREE | PROPYLENE GLYCOL-FREE | WITHOUT ACRYLATES COPOLYMER | WITHOUT EDTA | WITHOUT FD&C BLUE 1, FD&C RED 40 + MORE (SYNTHETIC AZO) DYES
| WITHOUT FORMALDEHYDE-RELEASING PRESERVATIVES | WITHOUT GENETICALLY MODIFIED ORGANISMS (GMOS) | PARABEN-FREE | PARAFFIN-FREE | WITHOUT PARFUM / PERFUMES / SYNTHETIC FRAGRANCES | WITHOUT SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE | NO TRICLOSAN | WITHOUT TRIETHANOLAMINE (TEA) | WITHOUT UREA...
...PLUS THOUSANDS OF INGREDIENTS BEYOND WHAT IS LISTED THAT HEAL YES! AVOIDS TO MAKE THE BEST FORMULAS FOR SENSITIVE SKIN, ALLERGY, AND HEALTH-FOCUSED NEEDS!