Avoiding Harmful Ingredients in Hair Products According to Dr. Trevor Cates

Alumna Trevor Cates, ND (’00), is featured in the Independent this week examining which ingredients are the most harmful in your hair products.

Parabens have been linked to breast cancer, given that they have been found in some breast tumors, though the strength of these links remain unclear. In light of the research, it’s worth avoiding them where possible, Dr. Cates advises.