Resources

“The law does not require cosmetic products and ingredients, other than color additives, to have FDA approval before they go on the market.”

U.S. Food and Drug Administration – Cosmetics: https://www.fda.gov/Cosmetics/GuidanceRegulation/LawsRegulations/ucm074162.htm

Government of Canada – “Cosmetic Ingredient Hotlist”: https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/consumer-product-safety/cosmetics/cosmetic-ingredient-hotlist-prohibited-restricted-ingredients/hotlist.html

David Suzuki Foundation – “The Dirty Dozen Cosmetic Chemicals to Avoid”: https://davidsuzuki.org/queen-of-green/dirty-dozen-cosmetic-chemicals-avoid/

Environmental Working Group (EWG) – “Dirty Dozen Endocrine Disruptors”: https://www.ewg.org/research/dirty-dozen-list-endocrine-disruptors#.WtjXV60ZO9Y

Huffington Post – “10 Toxic Beauty Ingredients to Avoid”: https://www.huffingtonpost.com/vanessa-cunningham/dangerous-beauty-products_b_4168587.html

EWG’s Skin Deep Cosmetic Database: http://www.ewg.org/skindeep/#.WtjXVq0ZO9Y

Think Dirty App: https://www.thinkdirtyapp.com

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