Say No to Palm Oil
There’s so many reasons why we don’t like Palm oil, one of them being the deceit (ie. hiding Palm oil in labeling of cosmetics and foods with “Vegetable Oil”). I want to promise everyone that these products are absolutely palm oil free and investigated ingredients to ensure this is true.
Here’s the scoop: Palm oil is often disguised, hidden behind many different ingredient names you probably don’t recognize when you go to your pantry or bathroom to check. To make things even more confusing for you as a consumer, sometimes companies will only disclose ingredients like “vegetable oil,” and though that vegetable oil blend likely contains palm oil, it’s not always a labeling requirement.
To help you navigate these confusing waters and avoid unwittingly voting for rainforest destruction with your dollars, here is a partial list of other names for palm oil-derived ingredients:*