Making Safe Products

Over the next couple of weeks, I'm going to spend some time on explaining some of the key differences between EU and non-EU cosmetic regulations and how they affect the products you purchase - and why I encourage you to pay attention to where the product was manufactured as well as the ingredients list. 

In the interim, I'd like you to have a look at this article from the NY Times, and note that the preservative mentioned (known as MI for short) was banned in the EU in 2013.

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/01/24/business/allergy-trigger-found-in-many-personal-care-items-comes-under-greater-scrutiny.html