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HEALTH ALERT! Study Finds Cancer-Causing Chemical in Nearly 100 Shampoos and Soaps


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Cal
- 388 days ago - ecowatch.com
The Center for Environmental Health (CEH) revealed independent testing on Tuesday finding a cancer-causing chemical in 98 shampoos, soaps and other personal care products sold by major national retailers



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John S. (304)
Friday August 30, 2013, 3:33 am
I use J.R. Liggett's simply because it's an old fashion bar shampoo and it was easy to travel with, and highly recommend it.
 

Cynthia F. (137)
Friday August 30, 2013, 4:09 am
Thanks for the info!
 

Natasha Salgado (520)
Friday August 30, 2013, 4:11 am
Don't use any of these-thankfully! Thanks Cal
 

Birgitta S. (231)
Friday August 30, 2013, 4:45 am
do i remember it right? one cancan use soda at least as shampoo
 

Birgitta S. (231)
Friday August 30, 2013, 4:46 am
Grazie Cal~
 

SusanAWAYaWEEK Allen (221)
Friday August 30, 2013, 5:49 am
Thanks for the information. Fortunately, I don't use any of these products either, but will certainly check the ingredients on products I do use.
 

pam w. (191)
Friday August 30, 2013, 6:12 am
How do they get away with this?
 

Aaron Bouchard (130)
Friday August 30, 2013, 6:59 am
noted thanks
 

. (0)
Friday August 30, 2013, 7:12 am
Very scary. Thanks for sharing, Cal.
 

PrimaSICK B. (1278)
Friday August 30, 2013, 7:26 am
Well, I have skin cancer on my head and scalp.....

I believe it. I don't really know if mine is from shampoos but I know all have agravated my condition .Even organic ones . But it's so bad that anything aggravates it.

I would not doubt this and the same with deoderants causing issues.

TY for the post. Someone else posted either the same one or it was very close. But get the news out there.
 

Jessica S. (178)
Friday August 30, 2013, 7:56 am
In a pinch, baking soda is your friend! Just mix about a tablespoon with a half cup of water. No harsh chemicals, and your hair comes out sooooo clean!
 

Donna Hamilton (140)
Friday August 30, 2013, 9:54 am
Thanks for the info.
 

Cathe Franklin-Romano (52)
Friday August 30, 2013, 10:20 am
Thankfully I don't use any of the products listed. Noted & shared.
 

Allan Yorkowitz (453)
Friday August 30, 2013, 10:31 am
Very informative, and just plain scary.
 

Theodore Shayne (56)
Friday August 30, 2013, 10:34 am
Noted. If you don't use them on yourself why would you use them on your pets?
 

Carol D. (109)
Friday August 30, 2013, 11:35 am
Most of these shampoos here i have not heard of Use baby shampoo myself so dont know if that ok or not

noted
 

Vicky P. (464)
Friday August 30, 2013, 2:11 pm
I don't use any of these thankfully
 

Susanne R. (249)
Friday August 30, 2013, 11:31 pm
I'm going to send a copy of this article to all my friends and family! Great information. Thanks for posting it, Cal!
 

Ana R (220)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 1:42 am
noted with thanks
 

Aileen P. (33)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 3:17 am
Noted. Thank you.
 

Lois Jordan (56)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 3:13 pm
Noted w/thanks for this list, Cal.
 

Roseann D. (178)
Monday September 2, 2013, 3:24 pm
I got out of my way to really know what's in products for true organics vs. the fake ones. I am always surprised by people that grow their own garden then toxify their bods with this crap and are blase, blase about buying GMOs. Crazy!
 
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