Parents can’t help but experience an overwhelming sense of helplessness when searching for safer options in a store full of unlabeled products. Current regulation doesn’t provide an effective way to manage the 2,000 new chemicals brought to market each year. Our biggest hope for the near future is truth in labeling so Americans can make […]
A new report from Women’s Voices for the Earth (WVE) found that millions of people suffer from skin and respiratory allergies caused by hidden chemicals in fragrance.
Let me start by saying that I not only love this concept, I love its ingenious name! Herban Crafts is so snappy and so representative of my good friend Karen Lee. Needless to say, there was much excitement in our house when the pretty box full of natural, non-toxic goodness arrived. My 12 year old […]
Safe Mama is one of my favorite resources! When I receive questions and PR pitches about skincare lines I often run to her for help. She never complains about my lack of understanding as she translates those fifteen syllable words into terms I can easily grasp. With her growing knowledge, Safe Mama has become more […]
What in the world are cocamidopropyl betaine, PEG-100 stearate, 1,4-Dioxane and quaternium 15 and what are they doing in my baby’s bath products? My expertise is in the area of toxic chemicals in plastics, but lately I’ve been immersed in the surprising underworld of chemicals in brands I’ve always believed to be safe. This new […]