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May 28, 2015

GRAS [USA]

        Not to be confused with generally recognised as safe & effective! This is the US official view: “GRAS” is an acronym for the phrase Generally Recognized As Safe. Under sections 201(s) and 409 of the Federal […]
May 15, 2015

Read the Label!

  There is a very simple way to differentiate between the hype and truth in skin care…read the ingredient list on the label. But do you know what it all means? This image shows the ingredients in Olay Total Effects […]
May 7, 2015

Organic or Certified Organic?

Did you know there is a difference?   We think of the word ‘organic’ as meaning ‘grown & produced without involving the use of pesticides, artificial fertilizers or synthetic chemicals’ Unfortunately some manufacturers are using the chemistry definition of organic: […]