11/24/2009 05:12 am ET Updated Nov 17, 2011

Mercury In Mascara May Make You Want To Put Down That Wand

I had been planning to review my personal care products after a search for a 'safe' hair dye for a pregnant friend led me eventually to the EWG site. The Skin Deep database was a such a wealth of information, I knew that I had to come back. And when I did (without ever finding a hair dye I actually wanted to recommend) what immediately caught my eye was a small purple box at the bottom of the home page. Mercury in Mascara?