Daily Archives: May 6, 2015

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Cosmetics may be designed to make us look (even more) beautiful, but the labels are often pretty ugly, especially in the United States, which allows many ingredients that are banned in other countries. In fact, according to the Huffington Post, tests done by the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics (CSC) found lead in almost two-thirds of top selling lipsticks. Scary. CSC’s list of hazardous chemicals lurking in our makeup includes possible carcinogens, irritants, endocrine disruptors, toxins, dangerous heavy metals, and other concerning ingredients. So what’s a beauty junkie to do? Buy natural, of course! Fortunately, Atlanta has no shortage of great spots where you can buy organic, eco-friendly, and safe personal care products. Here are five of the best brick-and-mortar shops where you can get what you need to help you feel as good as you look, you gorgeous thing.
Toxins, be gone! >>