Women use an average of 12 personal care products per day. Many of these products contain chemicals that can disrupt hormones or increase your risk for cancer. More than one-third of personal care products contain at least one ingredient linked to cancer. On top of that, less than 20 % of the chemicals in personal care products have been tested for safety. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration doesn’t regulate or limit the use of chemicals in personal care products. Over the next week, I will be discussing which ingredients to avoid. So be sure to check back often!