28 Nov '11, 12pm

Cosmetic Contaminants: We have looked at some of the most harmful cosmetic Ingredients to Avoid. But another are...

Cosmetic Contaminants: We have looked at some of the most harmful cosmetic Ingredients to Avoid. But another are...

Contaminants, like formaldehyde and 1,4-Dioxane, occur as a byproduct of chemical processing. These impurities are often found in beauty and personal care products but, because they are produced during the manufacturing process, the FDA does not require them to be listed on the product label. Because these toxic chemicals are created during ingredient processing, sometimes cosmetics manufacturers are not aware of their presence themselves.

Full article: http://feelgoodstyle.com/2011/11/28/cosmetic-contaminants/

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