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What is Mineral Oil?

What do you know about mineral oil? I bet you have seen it in hundreds of products. It also goes by the names liquid paraffin, paraffin wax, and petrolatum on product labels. It is widely used in baby creams, lotions, cleansing creams, e ye creams, and lipsticks. It is a mixture of refined liquid hydrocarbons… Continue Reading

Parabens Part 2

So what is the concern with parabens?  In 2004, the Journal of Applied Toxicology reported parabens were a cause for concern.  British researchers found it in twenty women who had breast tumors.  Parabens are believed to act like the female hormone estrogen.  In high levels it is thought is may cause some women to develop breast cancer.… Continue Reading

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