So, I want to create a I <3 Sephora t-shirt because they are launching so many wonderful products this season. Who’s with me? I want the world to know I would rent space there if I could. Every time I visit a Sephora location, something new strikes me. Not only did they completely redesign their site, they have also renovated quite a few stores and even carry some of my favorite products once only found in department stores now. I have been shopping there for years, yet I still love …
In March 2012 The Cosmetics Ingredient Review (CIR) reaffirmed that parabens — common preservatives used in cosmetics and personal care products — are safe. Parabens have a long history of use in cosmetic products and their safety is well documented and continually evaluated. The Cosmetics Ingredient Review (CIR) reviewed the safety of methylparaben, propylparaben, and butylparaben and concluded they were safe for use in cosmetic products at levels up to 25% (they are used at levels from 0.01 to 0.1%).
What Are Parabens? Why Are They Used?
Parabens are the most widely …
There are many skincare products on the market that contain natural ingredients, and you’ve probably seen them all over (these include products that contain essential oils and botanicals).
There are also some impressive skincare lines that contain marine-based ingredients including La Mer and H2O Plus. So, when we read about a new marine based line that was discovered by accident (recently featured in the New York Times), we took notice.
The new anti-aging skincare line is called Algenist. The discovery of this line is as compelling as the line itself. For several …