Tag Archives: Parabens

Top 15 Dangerous Ingredients in Skin Care | Care2 Healthy Living

A great list of what SHOULDN’T be in skincare! When you’ve got great, natural ingredients to choose from, why opt for ingredients like these? – 1. SYNTHETIC FRAGRANCES often contain phthalates (pronounced THAY-lates), synthetic chemicals commonly used to stabilize fragrances and make plastic more pliable. These endocrine disrupters mimic hormones and may alter genital development. […]

French parliament backs ban on plastic chemicals and parabens in cosmetics – Cosmetics Design Europe

The French have recently voted in a BPA ban and are now in moves to ban phthalates and to follow Denmark in banning parabens -  Phthalate chemicals used in plastics and paraben preservatives in cosmetic manufacturing could be banned following a vote from the French National Assembly. French parliament voted through the first reading to […]