It has been medically confirmed that the human body absorbs substantial amounts of what we apply to our skin in seconds. Hence, it really makes no sense to follow a healthy diet, while you’re still using the chemical-laden cosmetic products.
In fact, the personal care products are composed of over 10,000 ingredients, at least 515 of which are used every day by the average woman. Another disturbing fact is that over 90% of these ingredients have never been tested for safety, and those that have been examined, have been found to contain toxic elements that lead to genetic mutation, birth defects, and even cancer.
Here’s a part of a Press Release from the Cancer Prevention Coalition, dated June 17, 2002: