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Is That “New Clothes” or “New Car” Smell Harming You?

There are some scents that are so distinct that you can refer to them, and just about anyone can conjure the scent up in their mind because of their commonplace nature as well as their stature as somewhat “desirable”, simply by what they convey. Most people love the status and “comfor
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Why Has Benzoyl Peroxide Been Banned in Europe?

Benzoyl peroxide is a very popular anti-bacterial ingredient commonly used in over the counter acne creams, cleansers and other products designed to help clear up acne. You can still find it in plenty of products over here in the US. However, the European Union has decided to ban the
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How Coloring Your Hair Can Destroy Your Scalp and Give You Dandruff

Hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas!  I know I certainly did. It’s going to be hard to get back in the swing of things next week. Now let’s get on to an important topic that many of you can probably identify with if you’ve ever had salon treatments of a chemical
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Chemicals in Baby Products

Chemicals to avoid in baby products Mothers all around the world are becoming savvy at choosing smarter baby products for their infants and children. They are finding that many of those trusted brands that have been around for so long contain harmful chemicals and toxins that do not b
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BPA’s, Pthalates and Cancer

For many years now humans have been exposed to chemicals called phthalates, which are chemicals often added to everything from lotions and perfumes to fabric softeners and soaps, and BPA’s which are found in many of the plastics we use. These chemicals have been implicated in various
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