Not all natural lipsticks are lead-free

Further to my earlier post about lead found in many leading brand name lipsticks, I’ll like to bring your attention to the list of lipsticks containing lead obtained from safecosmetics.org.   If you think that all natural lipsticks are lead-free, take a look at this.  Do you see what I see here? What is Burt’s Bees lip…

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Does your lipstick contain lead?

I was exasperated to read that many lipsticks manufactured in the United States and used daily by millions of women contain surprisingly high levels of lead.  Considering lipstick is a makeup staple for us, this is simply alarming! According to new product tests just released by the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics, 61% of the 33 brand-name lipsticks tested contained…

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JASON Sunbrellas Mineral Sunblock

Many women, including myself, are concerned with using natural or organic sunblock thinking that it may not provide adequate coverage. Looks like we need to correct this thought. I recently bought JASON Natural Sunbrellas Mineral Based Physical Sunblock SPF30+and am really pleased to find out that this product contains no sun hazard and is rated a very low health…

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JASON Hydrating Lotion Cleanser

Why organic products has to smell so awful I really don’t understand.  While I enjoy using JASON range of pure, natural and organic products, this new one that I’m currently trying, JASON Red Elements Hydrating Lotion Cleanser, is a big turn off in terms of the smell.  This product is fragrance free.  So whatever smell I’ve experienced is from…

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