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The 7 Most Toxic Ingredients in Everyday Cosmetic Products

The 7 Most Toxic Ingredients in Everyday Cosmetic Products

Waking Times The global cosmetics industry is huge, with sales estimated to be around $170 billion annually. Broken down into the segments of hair care, skin care, fragrance, makeup and miscellaneous, the chemical industries behind the production of most cosmetics create products that appeal to the eyes, skin and nose, yet too often contain toxic […]

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Common Chemical Linked to Asthma, Allergies and Neurological Problems

Common Chemical Linked to Asthma, Allergies and Neurological Problems

Susan Patterson, Natural Society Waking Times  Studies have examined the effects of phthalates — an industrial chemical commonly found in plastics worldwide — on the human body. With an emphasis on reproductive health and the health of young children, the studies offer  shocking conclusions. There were consistent indications that phthalates may increase the risk of developing […]

By December 15, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
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