Looking for the highest quality sulfur ointment, with premium ingredients? San Marcos 10% Sulfur Ointment uses a proprietary blend of plant based Earth wise ingredients. And with no artificial fragrances added. --- All natural. Zero petroleum products. No lanolin. No PEG (polyethylene glycol). --- Vegan care. Plant based ingredients. --- Braunfels Labs, made in the heart of central Texas. ---Active ingredients : 10% sulfur colloidale. Inactive ingredients (plant based): Propanetriol, Olibanum. This description page also serves to supplement labelling requirements in accordance with FDA requirements. Please note: always make sure competitive products clearly indicate active and inactive ingredients in their listings. Products containing PEG (polyethylene glycol) should state that this is an ingredient and also designate the type of PEG used (300, 400, or combination thereof). Proper labeling is a requirement of the FDA.
Manufacturers are sensitive about the perception by consumers about PEG and other petroleum products used on skin in ointments, lotions and creams. Educated consumers always read ingredients and understand their effects. --- About polyethylene glycol (PEG) - this chemical compound is made from ethylene glycol (ethane-1,2-diol), the main ingredient in antifreeze. When ethylene glycol polymerizes, reacts with itself (in water), the reaction yields a variety of products containing varying numbers of ethylene glycol units. These products are all called PEGs. --- There's a lot of information and discussion about PEG. It is a very cheap and inexpensive chemical compound. --- Read ingredients and see that many ointments products contain lots of PEG - there are some products that contain almost 90% PEG. Educated value based consumers understand what that means when they compare with premium, natural plant based products. Earth Care. Expect the best skin care ingredients for your money!