The Story of Cosmetics: What Carcinogens Lurk in Your Shampoo?

Baby shampoo with formaldehyde, lipstick laced with lead -- consumer products we find in the beauty and personal care aisles everyday -- then buy, take home and use, unaware of the risks to our long-term health. ...more

I agree Herbal Essences definitely induces eeks! That stuff is anything but herbal! :P


Do It Gorgeously: An Interview with Sophie Uliano

Can living green make you look gorgeous? Ask Gorgeously Green author Sophie Uliano, and she'll say yes -- and you'll save green too. The trim and energetic 45-year-old environmentalist is out with a new book -- Do It Gorgeously: How to Make Less Toxic, Less Expensive, and More Beautiful Products -- a can-do girly guide to green DIY tips that'll save you money and make you more self-sufficient -- all while looking good and doing good for the planet. ...more

I actually am really interested in the book after reading this post. I like that she gives the ...more