WHAT THE FDA KNOWS ABOUT COSMETICS

Prohibited & Restricted Ingredients     The following is straight from the FDA’s” mouth”. You will find in my Dictionary of Cosmetic Ingredients( Crown Publishers), there are still harmful ingredients in what we put on our skin and a number of chemicals that should be banned. But the information below is appreciated.   What ingredients are…

FDA AND DRUG-LIKE ANTI-AGING COSMETIC CLAIMS

Do you believe your skin product is “anti-aging”? If it works then it should be a drug with extensive research and FDA approval. If it doesn’t work then it falls into the category of a cosmetic and the anti-aging promotion may be fraudulent. As I have been reporting through seven editions of my Consumer’s Dictionary…