Frequently Asked Questions1. What toxins do, why should I avoid them?
Toxins are chemicals used in cosmetics and other products for various purposes, some as preservatives and others as dyes, fragrances, actives etc. Multiple studies have revealed that these toxins can have many side effects some of which are life threatening. Constant use of some toxins like formaldehyde, 1-4 dioxane, parabens etc has found to be leading to cancer. Other side-effects include learning disabilities, eczema, skin aging & early puberty.2. What are some of the toxins I can spot on the label?
A small guide to common toxins is mentioned below, read the ingredients & try and avoid products with anything that has:-
Sodium Laureth Sulfate/SLES
Homosalate & Octinoxate (Found in Sunscreens)
The majority of brands available in the Indian markets contain harmful toxins like parabens, phthalates, mineral oil, etc, which no one would even want anywhere near their skin. More importantly, more than just a brand, we make our products out of love and care. Try us once and you will fall in love with Aarogyam products.4. Are the products Eco-friendly, Non-toxic and Non Allergic?
Aarogyam products is made in eco-friendly GMP certified facilities and carries no toxins. All our products are clinically tested to be hypoallergenic. However, we as humans, have different skin type, and chances are you are allergic to one of the essential oils in the products. We always recommend to first test the product by applying it on the wrist to check if there are any visible reactions. This should be a mandatory practice for all products across all brands for all age groups not just ours.5. Can I use the baby products from the first day of birth?
Since the products are designed for our babies, we can use them from the very first day. Our products are toxin free and have a pH balanced formula which is the recommended for our little one's skin. All our products are hypoallergenic. However, we as humans, have different skin types, and chances are your little one could be allergic to one of the essential oils in the products. We always recommend to first test the product by applying it on the wrist to check if there are any visible reactions. This should be a mandatory practice for all products across all brands for all age groups.6. Are the shampoos and body washes, Paraben Free?
All our products are not just Paraben Free but also free from toxins which isn't suitable for our skin. Do not worry, with Aarogyam products, you will have one brand which is safe for your skin.7. Can I use essential oils as it is on my baby?
The answer is a big NO. No matter which brand or essential oil it is, or how much you are using it, it is NEVER safe to use ANY essential oil NEAT (without a carrier oil or some other dilution material). All essential oils should be diluted for use, especially for babies and children.
Our baby oils have essential oil which is diluted using base oils and butters. So, their benefits are reaped and nobody is harmed. A win-win situation for all8. Are your products available in any offline stores?
Yes, we are present offline in a few cities. You can check for the same, under the store locator tab in the About Us section.9. Can the skin and hair care products be used by someone who's not a mom?
These are safe products and have absolutely no toxins in them. They are enriched with natural and essential oils and herbal extracts. They can be used by all adults, including moms, dads, someone who is not a mom, grandparents!10. Do you use preservatives?
Yes. And here's why: water-based skincare and cleaning products without preservatives can get contaminated and breed harmful bacteria and microorganisms. That said we do not use harmful preservatives like parabens, sulphate etc. but instead use safe preservative systems usually used for food products.11. I avoid using oils with strong scents and prefer natural edible oils only. Is Aarogyam oils safe for baby skin?
Aarogyam's massage oil is made of up 100% natural oils & 100% care. Ease his tummy, tickle him a little and do all that with our massage oil. It contains cold pressed sesame oil, virgin coconut oil, extra virgin olive oils and other amazing essential oils which are all great for your baby's young skin. A little suggestion, add tons of Mama Love to make the massage 10x times effective.