What’s in your Nail Polish & Shampoo?

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by Katie Garrison From www.ema-online.org [tag]Chemicals[/tag] enter our bodies through the air we breathe, the soil, food, and through our skin. As more and more of us are becoming aware of the chemicals in our lives, from air and water pollution, to the cleaning products used around our homes, to the amounts of pesticides and… 

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Deodorant & Breast Cancer Link

Yet another article linking traditional [tag]personal care products[/tag] and [tag]cancer[/tag]: [tag]Deodorant[/tag] ‘may be linked to breast cancer’ A link has been found between aluminium in deodorants and cancer, according to British scientists. Tests found that women who used deodorants had deposits of aluminium in their outer [tag]breasts[/tag]. The samples were taken from women who had… 

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Beauty at what price?


by Judith Coleman Cohen Discovery Research Co. For years, many men and women have attempted to improve their appearances. But, in their quest for perfection, they have not stopped to consider the consequences of routinely using their shampoos, moisturizing creams, toothpastes or cosmetics. Could the tube of lipstick, moisturizing lotion or baby shampoo be exacting… 

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Cancer Alert: Skin Care Ingrediets to Avoid

by: Dr. Edward F. Group III, DC, Ph.D, ND, DACBN How can you tell when a product that claims to be [tag]natural[/tag], really is? You might try reading the label, but unless you are a chemist, this may get a little confusing. Ingredients in [tag]skin care[/tag] and [tag]beauty[/tag] products are listed by the [tag]chemical[/tag] names…. 

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Is your Lipstick Safe?


by Anuja Mendiratta, Ms. Magazine Personal care and hygiene products from toothpaste to eyeshadow contain thousands of largely unregulated chemicals that could pose serious damage to your health. That [tag]lipstick[/tag] or [tag]nail polish[/tag] you may be wearing — are they a danger to your health? How about your [tag]deodorant[/tag], [tag]toothpaste[/tag], [tag]body lotion[/tag], [tag]soap[/tag]? Seemingly innocuous… 

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