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The Story of Cosmetics

The Story of Cosmetics, released 2 years ago on July 21st, 2010, examines the pervasive use of toxic chemicals in our everyday personal care products, from lipstick to baby shampoo. Produced with Free Range Studios and hosted by Annie Leonard, the seven-minute film by The Story of Stuff Project reveals the implications for consumer and worker health and the environment, and outlines ways we can move the industry away from hazardous chemicals and towards safer alternatives. The film concludes with a call for viewers to support legislation aimed at ensuring the safety of cosmetics and personal care products.

How to Avoid the Most Harmful and Choose the Most Beneficial Ingredients in Body Care

How to Avoid the Most Harmful and Choose the Most Beneficial Ingredients in Body Care

Consumers are becoming increasingly aware of and concerned with toxic chemicals in personal care products. However, we don't only need to know what to avoid, but also what to look for in order to get the best results for you skin. We need equal information on what to look out for as well as what to look for when choosing personal care products that are not only not harming your health but are also good for your body and work on your skin.