Common Preservative in Personal Care Products Linked to Breast Cancer | EWG

Low levels of chemical preservatives widely used in cosmetics, shampoos, skin lotions and other personal care products may be linked to breast cancer, according to a new study from researchers at the University of California, Berkeley.

Source: Common Preservative in Personal Care Products Linked to Breast Cancer | EWG

In the meantime, consumers should avoid long-chain parabens – butylparaben, propylparaben, isopropylparaben and isobutylparaben – by reading product labels and using EWG’s Skin Deep® to find products with safer ingredients.

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Gregg on CBS Morning


So about last night … An amazing event in DC with a call to action on cosmetic reform and then today’s link our feature on CBS Morning if anyone wants to watch. 😎http://www.cbsnews.com/videos/congress-fights-to-ensure-safety-of-personal-care-products/