15 Sep '11, 6am

Is Organic Beauty Better?

Is Organic Beauty Better?

By Maui R. Drilon for Yahoo! Southeast Asia So many beauty companies have joined the “Green Revolution,” releasing beauty products that they claim are “natural” and “organic”. These products supposedly work just as hard, if not better, than their “chemical” counterparts. There is, however, a price to getting beautiful the natural way – a hefty price tag at that – as these products cost double or triple. Which makes us ask the question: Are organic products really better, or are they all just hype? First, let’s look at the facts: our skin is our largest organ, and it absorbs almost anything we put on it. Unfortunately, many of the beauty products we use contain chemicals that could be harmful to our bodies. Pick up a beauty product and look at the list of ingredients at the back. Chances are, it’s filled with chemicals that you can’t even pronounce – and we’re willing to be...

Full article: http://sg.news.yahoo.com/is-organic-beauty-better-.html

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