Category Archives: Personal Care Products

J&J slowly removing their toxins

Johnson & Johnson (J&J) announced Wednesday that it will continue their efforts to remove two toxic chemicals form its baby products.  J&J recently removed these two chemicals- 1,4-dioxane- a known carcinogen, and quaternium-15, a chemical known to release formaldehyde, from several countries, including the U.K., Scandinavia and South Africa. But these toxic chemicals are still […]

Health Risk of Personal Care Products

Shiny lips, odorless armpits and apple-scented skin are all possible thanks to the many over-the-counter personal care products. But are these products safe? Some of the chemicals in cosmetic products get absorbed into our bodies and breast milk affecting our hormones and reproductive organs. These chemicals have been linked to the rising rates of infertility, […]