Monthly Archives: December 2012

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There’s Lead In Your Lipstick

You might not realize this, but that MAC or L’Oreal that you just can’t live without? It’s probably partially made of lead.

Seriously.

In fact, much of the over-the-counter makeup we buy has various contaminants and heavy metals in it. This year, an FDA study revealed that through a study of over 400 lipsticks, all of varying price ranges and manufacturers, 61% of them were found to have lead in them. Continue reading

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Guess Who’s In Curly Nikki’s New Book?

Unless you’ve been living under a rock with no WiFi for the past few years, you’ve heard of Curly Nikki and her fab website about natural hair. What you may now know, however, is that Nikki wrote a book that is coming out in January called Better Than Good Hair”. It features several natural hair bloggers (including ME!) and she’s currently running a pretty amazing giveaway Continue reading