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Toxic Makeup

Beware, Your Halloween Makeup Could Be Toxic To Your Skin

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 10.14.2015 | Style

Makeup is a huge part of putting together a costume, and it's really not that expensive. You can always buy cheap zombie face paint or a fake blood ki...

The Human Experiment: How Your Brand Loyalty Exposes You to Toxic Chemicals

Vanessa Cunningham | Posted 06.20.2015 | Healthy Living
Vanessa Cunningham

There are over 80,000 chemicals out there in the market, most of which aren't tested for their safety. These chemicals are in your beauty and househol...

4 Tips for Beating the Greenwashing Game

Maria Rodale | Posted 09.24.2014 | Green
Maria Rodale

We live in a world where companies use terms like "natural," "botanical," "pure," and "free" when their products are actually full of harmful chemicals.

Are You Using Toxic Beauty Products? This App May Help

Mother Nature Network | Starre Vartan | Posted 04.27.2014 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's Starre Vartan: I'm really not sure why we live in a world where living healthfully is so difficult and complicated (wo...

10 Toxic Beauty Ingredients To Avoid

Vanessa Cunningham | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Vanessa Cunningham

There are thousands of chemicals in your products, many of which are being absorbed into your body. It's impossible to avoid every single synthetic chemical, but you can do your part in limiting the amount of toxins your body is exposed to.

Makeup Ingredients You Might Want To Avoid

Posted 10.25.2013 | Style

We've been hearing more and more that there are dangerous chemicals lurking in our favorite beauty and skincare products. Mercury in your mascara? Yep...

Break Up with Your Makeup: It Could Be Toxic

Maria Rodale | Posted 07.30.2013 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Deirdre Imus, author and environmental health advocate Spring is in bloom, and romance is in the air. But before puckering up, you'...

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 ...

Toxic Cosmetics: Find Out What Makeup Could Be Hazardous To Your Health

TIME | Bryan Walsh | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Mascara contents may include mercury, a neurotoxin, and coal tar, a carcinogen; eye shadow can be contaminated with 1,4-dioxane, linked to cancer....