Tag: Not Just a Pretty Face

Blinded by the White

Women around the world use skin lighteners in the effort to achieve “perfect skin.” In many cultures, light skin is the ideal. In Not Just a Pretty Face: The Ugly Side of the Beauty Industry, Campaign for Safe Cosmetics advocate, Stacey Malkan, des...

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Breast Cancer Awareness 2011: The Stink of Pink

Many of you wonder what led me to become a  passionate advocate for safe cosmetics. It was the big “C.” Cancer….the dreaded disease…it has affected many lives and probably touched yours too at some point. When my mother was diagnosed with ovar...

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