Archive for May, 2013

Part 3 – more contested dodgy stuff…

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There’s more…! We are discussing the potential or possible dangers inherent in the skin care products we use. Protesters claim that on average a person may use 9 or 10 products in a day and often more. This ‘bioaccumulation’ of potential threat is the subject of these posts, and the puzzle of what is really […]

A story of ‘synthetic’ molecules…

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I was given this interesting juxtaposition in response to a previous post. It’s thought provoking I should say…! “Synthetic, by the way, is interestingly defined as ‘made by chemical synthesis especially to imitate a natural product.’” That would actually be a ‘nature identical’ product. The majority of synthetic ingredients don’t exist in nature to start […]

What’s all this natural product business…?

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As I have confessed before (without pride) I could be perceived as a tad cavalier in my attitude to the products I use on my skin. This is partly because I cannot bear to throw things away and, unless it’s utterly repellent, I will use it till it is done…although more liberally! But with all this […]