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Make your walk, hike, bike, race, pedal, paddle—or however you move—more meaningful as a fundraiser for the Breast Cancer Fund!

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Chemicals in Cosmetics

The cosmetics industry uses thousands of synthetic chemicals in its products, and the effects can be more than just skin deep.

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Tips for Prevention

Choose Safe Cosmetics

Beauty should be more than skin deep. Be aware of toxic chemicals that may be in your cosmetics and personal care products.

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Disrupted Development: the Dangers of Prenatal BPA Exposure

Disrupted Development: the Dangers of Prenatal BPA Exposure

NEW:A comprehensive review of the scientific evidence linking fetal BPA exposure to later-life health problems.

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04.16.14

Are lipsticks dangerous? (CNN, 4/4/2014)

Sharima Rasanayagam This article, which was written by Breast Cancer Fund Director of Science Sharima Rasanayagam, appears on CNN.com. Every day millions of women apply lipstick without a second thought. What many don't know is that lipsticks may contain lead,...

04.16.14

Avon finally gives triclosan the boot (The Guardian, 4/1/2014)

Facing pressure from shareholders and consumers who want safer cosmetics, Avon announced it will phase out the toxic chemical triclosan from its beauty and personal care products. While the Breast Cancer Fund and our Campaign for Safe Cosmetics are pleased...

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