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Category Archives: "Skin, Lip and Body Care"

Eczema and Dermatitis + Psoriasis

What is Compromised Skin?

When I first started my work with people living with cancer, I focused on helping them to deal with the side effects of chemotherapy and radiation. Over the last year, however, I realized that I talk a lot about compromised skin.

Nutrition + Skin, Lip and Body Care

What’s the Difference with Organic?

There’s no doubt about it-organic is catching on.

Skin, Lip and Body Care + Toxic Talk and Labels

Essential Oils: Do I Need to Worry About Hormone Disruption?

At the workshop I presented at Gilda’s Club NYC in October (thank you to everyone who came!), I had several participants ask me about essential oils.

Skin, Lip and Body Care + Toxic Talk and Labels

Toxic Alert: Lightening Skin Creams May Contain Mercury

I’ve warned you in the past about skin-lightening creams that contain hydroquinone, because lab studies have found it to be potentially cancer-causing.