cosmetics


5 Toxic Ingredients to Avoid in Lotions and Beauty Products

Just as you are concerned with the safety of the foods and supplements you consume, you should be careful about what you put on your skin.


Ditch Creams for Serums? How to Best Transition Your Skin Care Routine from Winter to Spring

Spring cleaning can apply to both your home and your skin care routine. Discover how to rejuvenate your routine and put your freshest face forward.


168 Chemicals—That’s What the Average Woman Puts on Her Body Daily

Almost 13,000 chemicals are used in cosmetics, and only about 10 percent have been evaluated for safety.


How to Get a Natural Glow by Exfoliating with Baking Soda

Instead of buying expensive scrubs that are loaded with chemicals, try getting a healthy glow by exfoliating with a baking soda mix you can make right at home!


The Health Risk Hiding in Most Lipstick Brands

New research shows that a broad spectrum of lipstick brands contain as many as nine toxic metals - some experts are voicing concern about their safety.


7 Health Damaging Chemicals Your Skin Can Absorb

You work hard to avoid dangerous, toxic chemicals--so don't get trapped in these common chemical traps!


Infographic: What’s In Your Beauty Products? (PLUS All Natural Solutions)

Every day, the average women wears 515 chemicals from cosmetics that could be wrecking havoc on her hormonal balance.


Lead in Lipstick: Should You Be Concerned?

A recent FDA test found lead in 400 lipsticks. How serious a health problem is this? The opinion of experts from the public and private sector differs decidedly.


11 All Natural Must-Try Beauty Products

Here is a handpicked selection of 11 all natural beauty products that you've got to try.


Video: What Dangerous Chemicals Are Lurking in Your Cosmetic Products?

Environmental Defence recently released a great video to shed light on the use of dangerous and toxic ingredients in today's cosmetics.