Tag: carcinogens

You Get What You Pay For

Happy Earth Day everyone! I recently had the pleasure of speaking with Rich Easterling of Real Purity Cosmetics. We got to talking about why organics and products with natural ingredients cost more. Some of you may be wondering this same thing. Is this stoppin...

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Is Natural Always Good For You?

I recently became involved in a fascinating discussion on a beauty forum site. This particular part of the discussion was on the term “natural.” I stated that talc was not natural and was a dangerous toxin and carcinogen. In fact, talc is closely related t...

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Body Pollution

Remember that old horror movie, Invasion of the Body Snatchers? The jist of it was that aliens were secretly invading earth and taking over people’s bodies! I’ve never been a huge horror movie fan (yes, I am a scaredy cat) so I never watched the whole thin...

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No More Tears?

When you were a baby, I’m sure your mother used Johnson and Johnson baby products on you. Bubble bath, powder, lotion….I know my mom did! It’s just convenient to use all the same products from the line as it’s readily available and cheap. As you gr...

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The Story of Cosmetics

If you have not already seen this eye-opening video, now is the time! It was created by The Story of Stuff in affiliation with the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics as a way to help people open their eyes about how cosmetics are made in this country. It proves that ...

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