Do You Really Know What’s Going on Your Skin?

Recording: Do You Really Know What’s Going on Your Skin?, Mar 11, 2018

How many beauty products do you use? Have you ever thought about who controls what is and isn’t in them? Probably not. While medicines are safety-tested, the FDA doesn’t look at beauty products. Other countries actively regulate unsafe ingredients in cosmetics —800 are banned or restricted in Canada & 1,500 in Europe, but only 11 in the US are prohibited. From blush to bronzer, bodywash to shampoo, what chemicals are you putting on your skin?

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Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Interactive Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Film Badge
Format: Panel
Event Type: Session
Track: Style
Level: Intermediate