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Always wear sunscreen: Raising skin cancer awareness

Skin Cancer Awareness

Always wear sunscreen: Raising skin cancer awareness

By Andrew MCDOUGALL

Skin cancer is one of the most common cancers in the world but it is also one of the most preventable. Here we take a look at some of the facts, and what has been happening to raise awareness in the cosmetics industry.

Industry not washing its hands of triclosan yet

New study links triclosan to liver cancer in mice

By Andrew MCDOUGALL

Triclosan has been under scrutiny in the cosmetics industry for a number of years, and now a new study has linked it with liver cancer in laboratory mice. While not dismissing the study, industry says cosmetics products are still safe and a full assessment...

Study finds no link between deodorant use and breast cancer

Study finds no link between deodorant use and breast cancer

By Andrew McDougall

New research in England has found that there is no link between the use of underarm cosmetics and breast cancer, and has suggested that as parabens are measurable in the tissue of women who do not use these products, they must enter the breast from other...

Hair dye raises cancer risk

Hair dye raises cancer risk

Hair dye - previously associated with arthritis, foetal damage and
bladder cancer - has once again been placed under the spotlight.
This time a new study asserts that dye formulation has been found
to increase the risk of non-Hodgkin...

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