Saturday
Mar242007

Ojon Restore, Hydrate & Hold Hair Ritual Kit.

I wanted to quickly let you know about a fantastic deal, on QVC. It is a Today's Special Value from Ojon haircare. It is a 5 piece set called Restore, Hydrate & Hold Hair RitualKit.

ojon.jpgIn the kit:

  •  restorative hair treatment
  •  ultra hydrating shampoo
  •  ultra hydrating conditioner
  •  hydrating styling cream
  •  tunu elastik flexible finishing aerosol hair spray

It is on sale for just $49.98, or two payments of $24.99.

I just bought one and cannot wait to try it. I'll be sure to report on it for you soon. 


Friday
Mar232007

Cancer Causing Chemicals in Cosmetics.

Have you heard of the Environmental Working Group? They are a non-profit organization that research products that may threaten our health and the environment.

They recently found that a certain cancer-causing chemical 1,4-dioxane, is used by many companies in many cosmetic products. You will notice this chemical by other names, such as dioxane, diethylene dioxide, 1,4-diethylene dioxide, diethylene ether, glycol ethylene ether, dioxane-1,4, tetrahydro-p-dioxin, tetrahydro-1,4-dioxin.

The description of 1,4-dioxane from Wikipedia: 1,4-Dioxane is primarily used in solvent applications for the manufacturing sector; however, it is also found in fumigants and automotive coolant. Additionally, the chemical is also used as a foaming agent and appears as an accidental byproduct of the ethoxylation[1] process in cosmetics manufacturing.

Simply speaking, this is scary stuff and cause for concern.

From the EWG study in which they read the ingredient listings of 15,000 cosmetics, skin care and other personal care products, they have published the following alarming statistics:  read more...

Thursday
Mar222007

More on the MAX Factor Salutes Hollywood Fashion Show.

Max_Factor_logo.gifRemember the little video I posted about the Carmen Electra fall at the MAX Factor Fashion Show? Well, I have got the scoop on the rest of the show for you now.

The event was hosted by Carmen Electra to benefit Clothes Off Our Back, to benefit children's charities.
At the show, some of the most beautiful Hollywood glam girls modeled stunning creations that are stunning creations that are now being auctioned off at  Clothes Off Our Back. But hurry, the auction only runs until March 29th.

The models were made up by the legendary Pat McGrath, of course. She created the high-glam, cutting-edge makeup looks with MAXalicious Glitz and Glaze Lip Glosses, MAXEye Shadow Exotics Collection, Volume Couture Mascara, Pan-Stik makeup and Erace concealer.