Unreasonable risk: How to avoid cancer from cosmetics and personal care products
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Unreasonable risk: How to avoid cancer from cosmetics and personal care products the Neways story by Samuel S. Epstein

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Published by Environmental Toxicology .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Cancer,
  • Carcinogens,
  • Cosmetics,
  • Cosmetics industry,
  • Etiology,
  • Neways International (Firm),
  • Toxicology

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages204
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11781405M
ISBN 100971518602
ISBN 109780971518605
OCLC/WorldCa51762702

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Unreasonable Risk How to Avoid Cancer and other toxic effects from cosmetics and personal care products: The Neways story. By Dr. Samuel S. Epstein, M.D. According to recent daily use estimates, three personal care products are used on infants and children, men use ten personal care products, and women use six cosmetics and 13 personal care products; some producs are used several . Unreasonable risk: How to avoid cancer from cosmetics and personal care products by Samuel S. Epstein, , Environmental Toxicology edition, Unknown Binding in English - 1st English ed editionPages: Book: "UNREASONABLE RISK" How to Avoid Cancer from Cosmetics and Personal Care Products: The Neways Story () Now a Edition available by Samuel S. Epstein, M.D. This book explains how to recognize carcinogens on product labels, boycott such products, and shop for safe alternatives from non-mainstream industries and thus reduce your. 3. Avoid fragrance. The word fragrance is a cocktail of ingredients and may include dozens or more potentially harmful chemicals, and can be found in nearly half of all personal care products. Avoid purchasing and using products with the word fragrance or parfum on the label.

  The WORST Body Care Products in Your Bathroom. These products contain high levels of dangerous ingredients, contain some of the most harmful carcinogens, or numerous known carcinogens, and offer little benefit in return. Nail polish and other nail products are far worse for your health—and your daughter’s—than you may believe. They.   Determining ingredient risk depends on usage and degree, says Halyna Breslawec, chief scientist of the Cosmetic Ingredient Review, an independent scientific panel funded by the Personal Care.   Top 10 Toxins to Avoid in Personal Care Products This is not an exhaustive list by any means but it helps weed out the top offenders. Typically if a product has one of these ingredients (or more) I can be pretty sure there’s a lot of other toxins in there too.   Phthalates. A group of chemicals used in hundreds of products to increase the flexibility and softness of plastics. The main phthalates in cosmetics and personal care products are dibutyl phthalate in nail polish, diethyl phthalate in perfumes and lotions, and dimethyl phthalate in hair spray. They are known to be endocrine disruptors and have been linked to increased risk of breast cancer.

15 chemicals to avoid in cosmetics, toiletries and personal care products. Most people think that dangerous environmental toxins surround them outside the home, when the reverse is true. All research studies point to one clear conclusion - your home is the biggest environmental hazard to .   Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Unreasonable risk: How to avoid cancer from cosmetics and personal care products: the Neways story by Samuel S Epstein () at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.   He is an internationally recognized authority on the causes and prevention of cancer, and has published some scientific articles and 12 books, including The Legislation of Product Saftey (), the prize-wining The Politics of Cancer (), The Safe Shopper's Bible (), The Breast Cancer Prevention Program, and The Politics of Cancer Reviews: 6. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Unreasonable risk: How to avoid cancer from cosmetics and personal care products: the Neways story at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5.