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I Had My Body Tested for Toxic Chemicals and This is What I Learned

I have to admit, this blog post is a little hard to write. I’ve been working on environmental health issues since 2006 and so as you might expect, I’ve been making good choices about which products I use, avoiding known toxic chemicals where possible. So when I signed up for Silent Spring Institute’s biomonitoring study, I […]

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One Place You Probably Forget to Apply Daily Sunscreen

It’s widely accepted that wearing sunscreen daily can help reduce the risk of skin cancer, visible signs of aging and melasma (dark spots). After fighting melasma for several years, I’m now religious about applying sunscreen on my face and neck, but it wasn’t until recently that I realized I was neglecting the tops of my hands. Our hands receive endless sun throughout […]

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Clean Up Your Skin Care Without Compromising Efficacy

When people hear about “safer” or “natural” products, they often think that the products must not work. That is where the skin care and cosmetic company I work for proves everyone wrong. Safety and product performance are balanced equally, creating products that are safer for your health, without compromising on efficacy. While you’re doing some […]

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