Category Archives: "Toxic Talk and Labels"
For years I’ve been warning CV Skinlabs readers about potentially toxic chemicals in cosmetics, plastics, household cleaners, and other products we use in our daily lives.
We’ve talked about the dangers of household dust in past posts.
Can common antiperspirants and deodorants cause cancer? What about Alzheimer’s, or other health problems? These are concerns that have persisted over the last decade or so, ever since researchers found traces of aluminum in the brains of patients with Alzheimer’s disease. Recent research has not been able to confirm an aluminum/Alzheimer’s connection, but neither have
Does it really make a difference when we use safer cosmetics-those that have fewer potentially toxic chemicals? You may have wondered about that. Maybe you’ve been reading labels and looking for companies that are more careful about what they put into their makeup, lotions, creams, and other personal care products. All this takes effort, though,