While toothpaste is made to be safe for brushing teeth, it is not meant to be swallowed, and can contain chemicals such as sodium lauryl sulfate, artificial sweeteners, fluoride, propylene glycol, and microbeads that are unsafe or a risk for some people.
Written By Kassandra Foreman / Reviewed By Ray Spotts
Toothpaste once contained a harmful chemical called triclosan due to its interaction with hormones. While it’s long gone, there are still other toothpaste chemicals you should be on the lookout for.
Written By Jennifer Raskin / Reviewed By Ray Spotts