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Safe Cosmetics

CAUTION: Flammable!

Jennifer Caldwell | Posted 06.20.2016 | Parents
Jennifer Caldwell

Those are the first words on the box of "Taylor by Taylor Swift" perfume, noted in six languages. I watch as my newly metamorphosed 15-year-old daught...

How Safe Are The Products Your Family Uses Every Day?

Posted 05.10.2013 | Parents

Heavy metals might not be something you’d generally associate with makeup -- but a recent study from the University of California Berkeley's School ...

Healthy Pregnancy Tips

Margie Kelly | Posted 10.15.2012 | Parents
Margie Kelly

Pregnancy is the perfect time to start a new personal care regime with safer products

Why I Threw Away $1,000+ in Luxury Makeup

Shannon Bindler | Posted 07.23.2012 | Style
Shannon Bindler

Like many women, I'm always on the lookout for new safe and amazing cosmetics. What are your favorite paraben-free/phthalate-free or natural beauty products?

How Toxic Is Your Nail Polish Really?

Organic | Posted 03.05.2012 | Green

You're no eco-dummy. You don't need to do a lick of research to know that a product that comes in every hue of the rainbow -- and then some -- is anything but natural.

Safe Cosmetics: What You Need to Know to Protect Your Health and to Motivate Change

Hillary Peterson | Posted 01.31.2012 | Green
Hillary Peterson

Every time you shop, you "vote" for safety standards. By making conscious decisions to support companies who raise the safety bar, the collective voice of consumer spending can have a tremendous influence on the industry.

PHOTOS: Eco Etiquette -- 10 Surprising Tips For A Green Pregnancy

Jennifer Grayson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jennifer Grayson

Send all your eco-inquiries to Jennifer Grayson at Questions may be edited for length and clarity. No one would accuse me of...

Let's move the Safe Cosmetics bill

Ken Cook | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Ken Cook

What's in that stuff you're dumping your head/rubbing into your face/ pouring into your bath? How about the stuff that goes onto - and, quickly, into...

Greening Hollywood: Organic Hair Care

Paige Donner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Paige Donner

A study released this week found 16 toxic chemicals in blood and urine samples from 20 teen girls from eight states and the District of Columbia, aged 14-19.