If you’ve seen or read the latest news about Essential Oils, you might have heard about this alarming discovery!
– Although they claim that Essential Oils are organic, still it contains chemicals.
– These chemicals are suspective of causing hormonal changes in the body of its users.
– One of these changes is traced in boys, who were said to develop gynecomastia.
Essential Oil users range from different age group, and even adolescents are using it; especially since their parents are recommending it to them due to its claims of being organic and safe.
Recently though, a study has caused alarm to the Essential Oil users, when it was found out that these oils actually contain chemicals that can greatly affect hormonal activities. One of the most prominent hormones affected is that of the prepubescent boys’; which causes gynecomastia.
So what is gynecomastia?
This is a condition wherein boys are said to develop unusually high levels of female sex hormones called estrogen.
The said condition was very much linked with one specific Essential Oil – the Lavender oil.
Read Ana Sandoiu’s full article here – https://www.medicalnewstoday.com.