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Should I Use Gluten Free Beauty Products?



As a part of my transition to a gluten free lifestyle, I have been more exposed and aware of gluten free labels on products everywhere, including on beauty products.


The first year that I become gluten free, I noticed numerous brands claiming their shampoo to be gluten free. My first thought was "well, that's great, but I'm not going to eat it, so what's the point?"


So, I laughed at the amount of caution these brands put into their allergy information and brushed it off as another marketing tactic.





But, as I become more acclimated to my gluten free lifestyle, I began to question if I should be more concerned about what I am putting on my body as well as what I was feeding my body.


I went to social media to ask the following beauty relation questions:



1. Do You Use Gluten Free Beauty Products?


First, I started by gluten free beauty products journey with a poll.


I asked my fellow gluten free friends whether they used gluten free beauty products as part of your gluten free lifestyle on an instagram.



Question:


"Do you only buy beauty products that are labeled gluten free?"


Answers:

  • "Yes, always"

  • or "No, I don't"


(Keep reading for the results).