10 Reasons to Ditch Your Flip-Flops Right Now for the Sake of Your Health

Toxic materials

The side straps that hold the flip-flops together are often made of latex, a material that many people are allergic to, or may contain BPA (bisphenol A), a compound that has been shown to cause some types of cancer. In this case it’s better to opt for fabric or leather models.

Do you recognize any of your own issues in these statements? Or will you continue to wear your favorite flip-flops every summer? Let us know what you think in the comments!

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Illustrated by Yekaterina Ragozina for BrightSide.me