Monthly Archives: August 2011

9 Toxins to Avoid in Your Bath, Body, and Beauty Products

In April of this year, Green America posted 9 toxins to avoid in personal care products. These toxins range in severity and dose among all bath, body, and beauty products, and they are in everything from baby shampoo to skincare products to makeup and hair products. Can you imagine carcinogens — ingredients found to cause cancer — being used in baby shampoo? Well, imagine it! Manufacturers of these products claim that the low dose poses little threat to your overall health, but are you willing to take that chance?

The next time you’re in the personal care aisle, look out for these dangerous toxins! Continue reading