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10 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day 2017!

This Saturday is Earth Day. Did you remember? Here at CV Skinlabs, this is a special holiday for us. In addition to being committed to using natural and nourishing ingredients, we’re also proud of our efforts to use BPA-free and completely recyclable packaging. We use only fair trade, certified organic shea butter, and only plant

Toxic Talk and Labels

10 Toxic Chemicals Still Found in Common Personal Care Products

Looking back to when this blog was first started in 2009, I’m pleased to see that we have made some progress in safe skin care. Today, we have more options than ever for non-toxic, nourishing products that are actually good for us. Consumers have become more aware of the potentially dangerous chemicals that can exist

Toxic Talk and Labels

Your Tap Water May Not Be as Safe As You Think

You’d think in the year 2017, we wouldn’t have to worry that the water we’re drinking might be contaminated with toxic substances. For the most part, that’s true, but there have been enough contamination issues recently that we still can’t afford to completely trust our water sources. There was the lead in the water in

Toxic Talk and Labels

Beware Toxins in Feminine Hygiene Products

Are feminine hygiene products safe? It’s not something you may have thought about, which is why I wanted to bring it up. These products are kind of hard to examine, because manufacturers don’t have to disclose all the ingredients they use when making them. Yet it’s important to find out what we can, as obviously