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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 )

- 2115 days ago -
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 )

- 2118 days ago -
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 )

- 2217 days ago -
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 )

- 2218 days ago -
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 )

- 2461 days ago -
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 )

- 2797 days ago -
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 )

- 3002 days ago -
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 )

- 3225 days ago -
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 )

- 3251 days ago -
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 )

- 3263 days ago -
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 )

- 3982 days ago -
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 )

- 4117 days ago -
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 )

- 4212 days ago -
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 )

- 4237 days ago -
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 )

- 4258 days ago -
Beauty is only skin deep, but the products we use to attain it contain chemicals that may penetrate far deeper.

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