Do you apply 168 chemicals to your body every day?

oductWomen are at risk of toxic burden. Compared to men, women apply more than twice the amount of products to their skin every day. But, do you really know what you are putting onto your skin, absorbed directly into your body? Are all those chemicals healthy? According to The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, their 2013 report stated that there is “robust” evidence linking … Continue reading Do you apply 168 chemicals to your body every day?

Is mineral oil healthy or is it just cheap?

The cheapest way to produce a product is using paraffin oil as the base ingredient. Also known as ‘mineral oil’, paraffin oil is made from petroleum and is known to be contaminated with carcinogens, cancer-causing chemicals. Paraffin oil is used in many products commonly available in Australia. It is found in sorboline, baby products including bath and body oils, body wash, sunscreen and medicinal creams … Continue reading Is mineral oil healthy or is it just cheap?

Real Food Is The Answer

Natural food for your skin is healthier than synthetic substitutes. There is no doubt or controversy associated with this fact!!! Safe Cosmetics Australia supports the use of natural ingredients to formulate cosmetics, and science supports this philosophy. Dr Mercola says “REAL FOOD IS THE ANSWER”, in his article on the war against salt he explores the importance of natural healthy foods that contain essential nutrient … Continue reading Real Food Is The Answer

Lovekins = Love of family

Natural, Australian and scientifically proven ingredients that care for baby’s skin. Lovekins advocates for purity, for love and developing the natural bond between parents and their children. The brand believes in a purer simpler approach to caring for baby’s skin and their core values reflect this. Formulated free from sulphates, parabens, mineral oil, artificial fragrance and colours, Lovekins products are designed especially for sensitive skin … Continue reading Lovekins = Love of family

Best Organic Night Cream

Sleeping Beauty Enriching Night Cream 50ml by Uni Organics Intensely moisturising, this certified organic night cream is heavenly! Just as the name suggests, the cream works it’s magic on the skin while you are sleeping. Hydrating and replenishing the skin’s lost moisture with extracts of Wild Rosella, Kakadu Plum and Snake Vine. These potent antioxidants work to minimise fine dry lines and wrinkles. Skin feels … Continue reading Best Organic Night Cream

ABC News sunscreen warning

ABC News presented an alarming feature yesterday, March 1st 2017, concerning sunscreen products sold in Australia. The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA), is under scrutiny for allowing sunscreen products to be sold to Australian’s that don’t provide the SPF value that is indicated on the product label and approved by the TGA. The report investigated TGA’s responsibility to approve sunscreen brands. The TGA responded that they … Continue reading ABC News sunscreen warning

Safe. Sunless. Golden Tan.

Safe Cosmetics Australia highly recommends Three Warriors, sunless self-tanning range. The ingredients they choose are Not known to cause harm to your body. Their range is certified toxic-free and organic, furthermore, their products are cruelty-free and Australian made. Formulated in a base of Certified Organic Aloe Vera, Three Warriors self-tanning range does not use carcinogenic chemicals to formulate their products making their range the safest … Continue reading Safe. Sunless. Golden Tan.

Under Our Sun

UNDER OUR SUN, environmentally and socially responsible suncare manufacturer has just released its all natural and organic moisturising zinc. This ground-breaking product is the only certified natural zinc on the market that offers 4 hours of 30+ UVA & UVB protection and is Australian Certified Toxic-Free® by Safe Cosmetics Australia. Under Our Sun is setting a new industry benchmark, delivering 4 hours of all-natural water … Continue reading Under Our Sun

Solvents affect skin molecules

Our skin is exposed to solvents everyday, solvents are substances that dissolve other substances to form a solution. Found in cosmetics, laundry, sanitary agents and drug formulations, solvents are an essential part of formulating and producing products. However, the uptake of solvents into the skin is a major concern as solvents have been proven to change essential properties of the skin such as flexibility and … Continue reading Solvents affect skin molecules