Month: August 2009

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Heiko Kids Sunscreen: Rated Top By EWG

Formulated in Canada, Heiko sunscreens are a new brand of chemical free sunscreens. Made with natural and organic ingredients, Heiko products do not contain: Parabens Panthenol PABA Parsol Alcohol Nut Oil Synthetic Dyes or Fragrances Heiko Delivers UVA and UVB Protection Benefitting from formulation with zinc oxide, the line provides physical blocking of both UVA… Read more »

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Nanoparticles: Link to Alzheimer's Disease

A recent article in The Telegraph, a local British newspaper, discusses the link between sunscreen and Alzheimer’s Disease. Scientists are speculating that nanoparticles, tiny particles found in sunscreens and many skin care products, may be linked to diseases such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s. What Are Nanoparticles? According to the Environmental Working Group (EWG) website, the… Read more »

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Nanoparticles: Link to Alzheimer’s Disease

A recent article in The Telegraph, a local British newspaper, discusses the link between sunscreen and Alzheimer’s Disease. Scientists are speculating that nanoparticles, tiny particles found in sunscreens and many skin care products, may be linked to diseases such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s. What Are Nanoparticles? According to the Environmental Working Group (EWG) website, the… Read more »