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Hypoallergenic

Why You May Not Want To Trust That 'Hypoallergenic' Label

Reuters | Posted 11.21.2014 | Healthy Living

By Madeline Kennedy (Reuters Health) - Products for kids with itchy skin that are labeled hypoallergenic often contain ingredients tha...

4 Bogus Skincare Claims

Posted 01.19.2013 | OWN

By Jenny Bailly Don’t be fooled by these buzzwords: Four of the most common claims you see on skin care products can be misleading. Dermatologist...

The Allergy-Free Dog: Real, or a Myth?

Dr. Karen Becker | Posted 11.27.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Karen Becker

The study authored by Dr. Cole Johnson is the first of its kind. The researchers set out to see whether so-called "hypoallergenic" pups were shedding less Canis familiaris 1 around their homes.

Pet Allergies? Hypoallergenic Dogs May Not Make A Difference

The Huffington Post | Catherine Pearson | Posted 09.07.2011 | Healthy Living

Allergy sufferers who still want a canine companion have been known to drop big bucks on so-called "hypoallergenic dogs" -- so dubbed because they are...

Scary Stuff: Children's Halloween Face Paints May Contain Lead

Robyn Griggs Lawrence | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Robyn Griggs Lawrence

A new Campaign for Safe Cosmetics report reveals that some children's face paints contain heavy metals such as lead, nickel and cobalt that can cause lifelong skin sensitization and contact dermatitis.

The Obamas Get Jazzy With New First Dog Named: Bo!

Wendy Diamond | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Wendy Diamond

Kudos to the Obama family. They researched the best breed that fit their family, they consulted Ted Kennedy, who has Portuguese Water Dogs, and they "adopted" a dog that had been returned.