Here is something you should find very informative– The Environmental Working Group’s SKIN DEEP Cosmetic Safety Data Base. You can search all the personal care products and cosmetics you use either by product name, company or ingredient. The site will provide you with a safety rating of red, yellow or green. There is also a Shopper’s guide to Safe Cosmetics that you get print off and take with you when you go shopping for those healthier alternatives. Check it out at