advertisement
24 April 2012

Go toxin and cruelty free

Many cosmetics are tested on animals and contain toxins, in tiny doses. But we give ourselves, and the environment when we wash cosmetics off, millions of doses over a lifetime.

Many commercial cosmetics are tested on animals and contain toxins, albeit in tiny doses. But we give ourselves, and the environment when we wash cosmetics off, millions of doses over a lifetime.

It's World Week for Animals in Laboratories, so give them, yourself and the environment a break: access these excellent websites for non-toxic, cruelty-free alternatives:

- Olivia Rose-Innes, EnviroHealth Editor, Health24, April 2012

More EnviroHealth Tips

Read more:

Make your own non-toxic fragrances

What price pretty?

 
NEXT ON HEALTH24X
advertisement

Read Health24’s Comments Policy

Comment on this story
0 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.

Live healthier

Lifestyle »

E-cigarettes: Here are five things to know

E-cigarettes have become hugely popular in the past decade, but a rash of vaping-linked deaths and illnesses in the US is feeding caution about a product that's already banned in some places.

Allergy »

Ditch the itch: Researchers find new drug to fight hives

A new drug works by targeting an immune system antibody called immunoglobulin E, which is responsible for the allergic reaction that causes hives.

advertisement