Tag: Hypoallergenic makeup

Mascara – a list of chemicals that may surprise you

Posted on 18 September 2011 in Blog by L. Schneider
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Mascara has an ingredient list that includes a range of chemicals: Petroleum distillates, shellac, acrylates (strong irritants), phenylmercuric acetate (preservative made from benzenes and mercury that can cause blisters, skin irritation and allergic reactions), parabens (hormone disrupters, allergens), quaternium-22 (preservative, … Continue reading

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Seven deadly chemicals in your personal care products

Exposure to seven harmful chemicals is a daily reality for 20% of people, at least that is what research conducted by Safe Cosmetics found.

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Are Mineral face powders a natural cosmetic product?

Posted on 18 July 2011 in Blog by L. Schneider
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The most significant advancement for the natural cosmetic products industry over the past few years has undoubtedly been mineral face powders. But like any cosmetic product, natural or not, the use of potentially toxic ingredients by manufactures requires us to … Continue reading

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