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Chemicals in Cosmetics Pose Greater Risk to Teens

You may be familiar with the dangerous but all too common chemicals present in many cosmetics today but recent studies show that teens are at an even greater risk for their harmful effects.

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The Ugly Truth About Makeup

The EU bans more than 1,300 harmful chemicals from cosmetics. The U.S. bans only 11. A look at what you’re putting on your face: Read more

Tiny Science, Big Findings

And the research against nano particles keeps piling up….read more here.  That’s why RMS Beauty is nano particle free!

Microbeads Banned!

While the tiny microbeads in your face wash may make a great exfoliant, they have been proven to have a harmful effect on the environment, particularly aquatic wildlife. In the wake of growing evidence about their negative effects, The Microbead-Free Waters Act of 2015 has been passed which bans intentionally added plastic “microbeads” from cosmetic and health products.

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Allure: The Beauty Trends That Makeup Artists Really Want to Disappear in 2016

Each new year comes with it’s own set of beauty trends but which will stay and which will go this year? Top makeup artists weigh in on which ones they’d like to see left in 2015. See full article here.

 

 

Get Holistic Health: Cancer-causing chemicals in shampoo

Can’t say it enough – you’ve got to read the labels on your products!  Read more

The Benefits of Living Food Nutrition

With so many health benefits from eating raw foods, it makes sense that the same would apply to your skin, right?

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Possible Microbeads Ban in New York

You may be familiar with the cute little micro beads found in many face washes, toothpastes and soaps available at your local drug store but what you may not be aware of is their full ecological impact once they begin their journey down the drain. It has been discovered that these tiny beads of plastic are causing considerable environmental damage and polluting the waterways, among other things. This why New York politicians have been pushing for legislature to ban these micro beads from your hygiene and beauty products. It’s time to find an all-natural substitute for your daily exfoliant!  Click here to read the full article

Harper’s Bazaar #BeautySchool

As an rms beauty fan, you are probably already aware of the industry’s “green washing” of beauty products and the toxic ingredients that may be lurking in seemingly harmless bottles. With so many cosmetics and personal hygiene brands eager to get on the “green wagon”, it’s important to know the difference between marketing and actual safety. There are a few popular buzz words that you may see emblazoned on your beauty products that are meant to signify that they are safer, greener, or healthier. However, you may be surprised by how little these words have to do with the actual ingredients contained in the pretty packaging. Harper’s Bazaar has broken it down by a few of the common words you will come across and what they really mean.

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11 Terrifying Facts About What You’re Putting on Your Face

For more information on ingredients to watch out for, click here.

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