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TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand That Cosmetics Be Free of Toxic Metals
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, humans, product safety, cosmetics, metal levlels, consumer safety, study, protection )

Cal
- 219 days ago - forcechange.com
New research has detected not just lead but manganese, cobalt, cadmium, aluminum, titanium, and chromium in lipstick. While titanium oxide and aluminum are FDA-approved, the article's sources say the other metals are most likely contaminants.
FDA's CFSAN Announces Program Priorities for Next Two Years
Health & Wellness  (tags: FDA, CFSAN, medicine, humans, protection, prevention, health, news, safety, society, food, cosmetics )

Carrie
- 222 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
On Thursday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA's) Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (CFSAN or Center) announced its Plan for Program Priorities, 2013-14.
Campaign to End Use of Shark Products in Cosmetics Continues
Health & Wellness  (tags: cosmetics, sharks, animals, shark oil, squalene, FISH update )

Beatrice
- 322 days ago - fishupdate.com
Oceana is engaged in a campaign to end of the use of shark liver oil, known as squalene, in cosmetics products. Europe is a major force in the production and trade of squalene, and the campaign has included investigative visits to fishing ports and cosmet
Beyond Pesticides ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, prevention, food, cosmetics, toxins, pesticides, Congress, lawsecosystems, environment )

Nancy
- 323 days ago - beyondpesticides.org
Beyond Pesticides works with allies in protecting public health and the environment to lead the transition to a world free of toxic pesticides.
Tell the Cosmetic Industry To Make Sure That We're "Just Beautiful"! ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: protection, health, humans, family, cosmetics, Canada, risks )

Nancy
- 566 days ago - environmentaldefence.ca
We can't believe that harmful substances are allowed in our cosmetics and personal care products, and that we consumers can't always tell what's in them. That's why we're asking that cosmetics in Canada be given a makeover. To help us make healthier...
Support the Safe Cosmetics Act! ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: cosmetics, personal care products, chemicals, health, humans, H.R.2359 )

Nancy
- 902 days ago - salsa.democracyinaction.org
What are all those chemicals in your lipstick? your aftershave? your child's shampoo? Some of them are linked to cancer, birth defects, infertility and other health problems. We need your help to convince Congress that the beauty industry needs a safety
Bad Reaction to Cosmetics? Tell FDA
Health & Wellness  (tags: cosmetics, allergies, health risks )

Nancy
- 1107 days ago - everydayhealth.com
You break out in a head-to-toe rash after applying a sunless tanning lotion. Your son's skin is red and blotchy after he gets his face painted at the school carnival. Your daughter's scalp is burned after using a hair relaxer.
How Your Toothpaste, Soap, And Make-Up Can Harm Your Health.
Health & Wellness  (tags: Cosmetics, soap, toothpaste, health )

Craig
- 1330 days ago - alternet.org
Dangerous ingredients in personal care products.
Eight Potentially Poisonous Personal Care Products [SLIDESHOW]
Health & Wellness  (tags: Toxins, Toxic products, health, cosmetics, personal care products, warning, women, risks, protection )

Roseann
- 1356 days ago - grist.org
Here we've sniffed out some of the shocking potential toxins hiding in your bathroom cabinets and makeup collections.
Buzz Off, Wrinkles: An Anti-Ageing Cream With An Electric Charge Isn't as Shocking as You Think
Health & Wellness  (tags: wrinkles, anti ageing, creams, cosmetics, electric therapy )

Nancy
- 1368 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Have you heard the latest buzz? Forget fancy ingredients with unpronounceable names, what's getting the beauty business excited right now is something a little more, well, current. Electrical micro-current, to be precise.
Cockroach Beauty Mask
Health & Wellness  (tags: beauty, mask, cockroach, cosmetics, pictures )

Veljko
- 2087 days ago - fun-hunter.com
A japanese laboratory found the secret of eternal beauty.
Common Natural Products Contain Cancer-Causing Ingredient
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, cosmetics, toiletries, toothpaste, mouthwash, shampoo )

Alf
- 2222 days ago - redpillreich.blogspot.com
Some of the most commonly used toiletries and cosmetics contain cancer causing chemicals. The industries know this and yet their animal testing procedures protect them from lawsuits they do not protect the consumer. Their safety testing is a scam.
Lead in Our Lipstick! Health Threat Confirmed
Health & Wellness  (tags: lipstick, lead, cosmetics, women, cancer, breast cancer, personal care, candy, red, FDA, study )

Robyn
- 2316 days ago - media.www.thejambar.com
Campaign for Safe Cosmetics just published a study of red lipsticks from different brands, showing that 1/3 of the samples contained lead levels greater than 0.1 parts per million -- higher than federal limits allowed in candy!
Potentially Harmful Cosmetic Eye Product Seized
Health & Wellness  (tags: cosmetics, risks, safety, vision )

Laurel
- 2342 days ago - news.yahoo.com
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. marshals on Friday seized 12,682 applicator tubes of a cosmetic called Age Intervention Eyelash, which may harm some users' vision, the Food and Drug Administration said.
The Dirty Dozen Chemicals in Cosmetics
Health & Wellness  (tags: beauty, cosmetics, chemicals )

Jamie
- 2363 days ago - thegreenguide.com
Beauty is only skin deep, but the products we use to attain it contain chemicals that may penetrate far deeper.
 

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