• consumer alert: beware of toxic chemical dbp in nail polish

    Consumer Alert: Beware of Toxic Chemical DBP in Nail Polish

    Grist Magazine's Daily GristAnother Nail Polish in the Coffin Many nail polishes contain shady ingredients A question for all you women, girls, drag queens, trannies, metrosexuals, goths, punks, and Consumer Alert: Beware of Toxic Chemical DBP in Nail Polish

  • manicure dangers, shellac, gel & nail polishes - what you

    Manicure Dangers, Shellac, Gel & Nail Polishes - What You

    Nail Polish Samples Tested and Found To Contain Toxic 3 Chemicals. Many nail manufacturers actually claim and label their nail products as non-toxic and safe, but this report by MedicineNet.com exposes that not all nail manufacturers practice the honesty code of ethics. Twenty five brands of nail polish samples were tested for three chemicals

  • can chemicals in cosmetics be ruining your health?

    Can Chemicals in Cosmetics Be Ruining Your Health?

    A group of industrial chemicals that are used in many cosmetic products, from makeup and nail polish to deodorant are found to be linked to dozens of serious health problems including immune system diseases, neurological disorders, digestive disorders, hormonal imbalances, cardio-vascular diseases, cancer, hyper-sensitivity, obesity, musculoskeletal disorders and childhood health problems.

  • toxic ingredients — beautytruth

    toxic ingredients — BeautyTruth

    There is now a first-ever consumer alert on beauty products containing dibutyl-phthalates (DBP). Major loopholes in federal law have allowed cosmetic manufacturers to put unlimited amounts of industrial chemicals like DBP into personal care products with no required testing or monitoring for adverse effects.

  • toxic chemical found in popular beauty products


    TOXIC CHEMICAL FOUND IN POPULAR BEAUTY PRODUCTS. The Environmental Working Group (EWG) recently released Beauty Secrets, the first-ever consumer alert on beauty products that contain dibutyl phthalate (DBP), a chemical coming under growing scientific scrutiny because of high levels found in reproductive age women and possible risks of birth defects.

  • environmental hazards within nail salons

    Environmental Hazards within Nail Salons

    Overall, acetone is a largely benign solvent. In 1995 the EPA delisted acetone from the list of “toxic chemicals” under section 313 of EPCRA (Emergency Planning and Community Right to Know Act). Toluene Toluene is a volatile solvent found in nail polish.

  • harmful ingredients - non toxic & cruelty free cosmetics

    Harmful Ingredients - Non Toxic & Cruelty Free Cosmetics

    Phthlate Name: Common Usage: BzBP or Benzylbutyl Phthalate: Vinyl flooring, car-care products, and personal care products DBP or di-n-butyl phthalatein nail polish and other personal care products DEP or diethyl phthalatepersonal care products, such as deodorants, perfume, cologne, candles, room sprays, plug ins, aftershave lotion, shampoo, hair gel, hand lotion.

  • abc news good morning america : wmar : april 11, 2012 7:00am

    ABC News Good Morning America : WMAR : April 11, 2012 7:00am

    discovered a number of nail polishes, commonly found in salons, have high levels of chemicals linked to birth defects, asthma and other chronic health conditions. even though some manufacturer warning labels claim the nail polish are toxin-free. at risk, frequent salongoers and staff working with these products. >> the risk is how much exposure

  • crest toothpaste embeds plastic in our gums

    Crest toothpaste embeds plastic in our gums

    Update on 9/20/14: This story got picked up nationally over the past week, with these notable entries: The American Dental Association issued this press release regarding the safety of plastic in toothpaste and whether or not to remove the ADA Seal of Approval on Crest products.

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    Barb Wilkie's EHN Website

    EHN's General Links, page A -- link out to info on alternative health care, Dr. Lew Brenneman and Immunology Associates, Anderson Labs and their studies on fragrances, aspartame, asthma, ADD, ALA, AMA, AAFA, say fragrances can trigger asthma, ANTIBACTERIAL, articles, articles on Halifax

  • your health

    Your Health

    Chaippalone - Vitamin D Alert 'Non-Toxic' Nail Polish Linked to Birth Defects. Cancer Rates Slashed With Lifestyle Changes. Pakistan Punishes Parents Who Reject Polio Vax. Are Vaccines Harming British Children? 97% Of Dietitians Recommend Supplements. Pakistan Force Child Polio Vax. Experts Warn Of Hidden Spread Of Lyme Disease