Warning! Your Fragrance could be Toxic

What does your perfume smell like?  Roses?  Lavendar? Or, how about coal-tar and petrochemicals?  Most likely, the latter is really what you smell when you spray on your favorite perfume or use a fragranced personal care product. Fragrances are loaded with toxic chemicals, and worst of all, nothing is stopping manufacturers from keeping their fragrance […]

5 Dangerous Natural Cosmetic Ingredients

To the trustworthy, non-concerning consumer, “natural” has a direct association with safe.  Although ingredients may be natural, that does not mean they are safe.  In order to get to the bottom of this, and to find out which ingredients are safe, and which pose a certain health risk, I reviewed the book, “Volume 1 of […]

Top 10 Potentially Toxic Ingredients in Cosmetics

Cosmetics and beauty products are used worldwide on a daily basis. Information you may not be aware of is that those same products you use to enhance your God given beauty may be causing serious effects on your health. These are just a few of the top potentially toxic ingredients that can be found in […]

Aluminum: Another Hoax?

For years an email has been circulating claiming that deodorant use is one of the leading causes of breast cancer. According to this information, deodorants and antiperspirants avoid toxins in the body to be eliminated in sweat in the underarm area. Causing these toxins to accumulate in the lymph glands under the arm, thus, causing […]

Lead in Lipstick

A new study shows that the amounts of lead in lipstick are higher than  thought. The first report on the subject came out into the light in 2007 when the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics released, “A Poison Kiss: The Problem of Lead in Lipstick,” after that the FDA promised to run its own testing. After […]