Ingredients to think twice about

By paying attention to labels, you can make informed choices about what you put on your skin. If you're ever unsure of an ingredient, simply look it up.  Here's a list of resources you can use to look up ingredients to think twice about before applying them to your skin:

The Chemical Maze Shopping Companion, Bill Statham

Science Australia

Cosmetic Data Base


Your local library

If you want some help reading labels check out "How to read an ingredients label" blog.

It is important to check out any ingredients that you are using on your skin or any that you are unsure of.  Read about it, educate yourself and make an informed decision to either use it or lose it, because ingredients matter!

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