ingredients to avoid

Cosmetic Ingredients to Avoid Downloadable

Your Cosmetic Ingredients to Avoid Page…Free

Hey, it’s hump day. How about some free stuff for your site, blog, or online shop? The most requested item I get when starting a copywriting project with a new client is a new or refreshed ingredients to avoid page. A comprehensive list of harmful cosmetic ingredients is not only a great source of info […] Read more…

Spotlight On :: Hand Sanitizer

I recently had a short stay in the hospital. While I was there, a nurse asked what I do. I vaguely remember telling her that I write about organic beauty and wellness through the gas induced fog. What I thought was just a way to keep me talking while I passed out apparently resonated with […] Read more…

Endocrine Disruptors

Ingredient Focus :: Estrogen Disruptors

I’ve been spending some writing time on toxic ingredients over at Feelgood Style this past week. In particular, hormone disruptors. Unless you’ve been living in some extremely remote location, you’ve heard of parabens. These preservatives are widely used in cosmetics. And they are synthetic. And they are toxic. No matter how slyly a company may […] Read more…

What the Heck Are “Natural” Beauty Products?

In the latest issue of InStyle magazine they included some coverage of natural cosmetics. I always love to see stuff like this in mainstream media. Even if they don’t get it exactly right, at least it brings more attention to natural products. Ok, so the article Do They Really Work? included some truly safe products, […] Read more…