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Tell P&G to remove cancer-causing chemicals from cosmetics!
Sign our letter asking P&G to stop putting women at risk by selling cosmetics with cancer-causing chemicals.

Gray is the new black! We love the men in our lives too much to let them use toxic hair dyes.
Tell the maker of Grecian Formula and Just for Men hair dyes to take men’s health seriously and stop exposing the men we love to toxic chemicals.

Tell Dollar General: Toxic products are unacceptable at any price!
Other major companies have agreed to eliminate cocamide DEA, a carcinogen, from their shampoos and other personal care products.

Tell Walgreens: No more toxic cosmetics!
While other major retailers are taking steps toward selling safer products, Walgreens remains an industry laggard.

Take action to fight the cosmetics industry's power grab and tell Congress it's time to pass the Safe Cosmetics Act!
Tell Congress it’s time for safe cosmetics legislation that will prevent exposure to harmful chemicals.

Tell Revlon if it really cares about women’s health, stop selling products that have cancer-causing chemicals!
Revlon says it cares about women affected by cancer. Through its Revlon Cares program, the company supports breast cancer causes. Then why do Revlon products contain cancer-causing chemicals?

Tell Walgreens to get toxic chemicals out of ALL of their baby products
Every baby—regardless of where his or her parents shop or what brand of baby products they buy—should be protected from unnecessary exposure to carcinogens and other toxic chemicals.

Be an Avon Shareholder and Cast Your Vote for Safe Cosmetics!
On May 2nd, Avon shareholders will meet in New York City, where they will have a unique opportunity to decide whether to make a real commitment to safe cosmetics. We may not own shares of Avon stock, but we have a real stake in the outcome of this vote!

Business Owners: Tell Congress You Want Strong Cosmetics Legislation
Businesses are working together to support the Safe Cosmetics and Personal Care Products Act of 2013 (H.R. 1385) and we need your support.

Tell Congress We Want Safe Cosmetics!
Tell your Representative that safe cosmetics and personal care products are important to you and your family and ask him or her to sign on as a co-sponsor of the Safe Cosmetics and Personal Care Products Act.

Put a Stop to Secret Scents
Companies should disclose fragrance ingredients in products so that we have the choice to avoid certain ingredients like allergens. There is absolutely no reason why vital public health information should be kept a secret. Please tell the fragrance industry to stop keeping fragrance ingredients a secret!

Tell Avon to Kiss Toxics Goodbye!
Tell Avon to show us some love this Valentine’s Day by committing to Kiss Toxics Goodbye!

Tell Dolce & Gabbana that their baby perfume idea stinks
Take action today and call on Dolce & Gabbana Fragrance to reverse course and halt the development and sale of its baby cologne.

Demand Retailers Take Your Health Seriously
This holiday season, demand that retailers take your health seriously and give them a lump of coal until they do. Write to them today.

Avon, Walk the Walk: Get chemicals linked to breast cancer out of your products!
Help us tell Avon that if it wants to be “in it to end it,” it needs to stop using chemicals linked to cancer and other diseases in its products.

Help us challenge the other cosmetics giants to follow J&J's example
J&J has committed to removing carcinogens from all of its products. Demand that their competitors do the same!

Stand with Salon Workers for Safe Cosmetics!
Stand with salon workers in demanding safer products for a safer workplace! Write to your member of Congress today!

The Kiss Lead Goodbye! Contest Winner
Watch the winning entry from the Kiss Lead Goodbye! Contest.

L’Oreal: Get the lead out of lipstick!
The FDA has found higher levels of lead than ever in L'Oreal lipstick. Tell L’Oreal the company owes women a huge apology and a commitment to make lipstick without lead.

Ask the FDA to follow through on their warning to Brazilian Blowout
The FDA warned Brazilian Blowout in August to stop deceiving salons and customers about the level of formaldehyde in their products. Ask them to follow through on that warning.

What's Procter & Gamble Really Doing About Breast Cancer?
P&G is donating money for breast cancer detection. But what about the chemicals in its cosmetics that are linked to the disease?

Ask Bath & Body Works to Clean Up Triclosan
This retailer's antibacterial soaps and lotions are marketed to developing young girls and teens...yet they contain the toxic pesticide triclosan.

Don't Greenwash Me! Sign the Petition
Some cosmetics companies treat every day like April Fool's Day. Tell them you're tired of greenwashing - you want truly natural and safe products!

Take the Triclosan-Free Pledge!
Stand up against this nasty chemical and pledge to go triclosan-free.

Tell Estee Lauder: Pinkwashing Can't Prevent Breast Cancer
Estee Lauder, the company behind the creation of the pink ribbon, needs to make a real commitment to women’s health by eliminating carcinogens and hormone disruptors from all of its products.

Pinkwashing Can't Prevent Breast Cancer
Ask Estee Lauder to make a real commitment to women's health: stop using chemicals linked to cancer.

Ask Abercrombie & Fitch to Stop Spraying
Join our social media blitz on A&F, asking the retailer to stop spritzing shoppers and stores with cologne.

Sign the Petition for Safe Celebrity Fragrances
There's nothing sexy about hidden toxins in perfume!

Can Walmart Help Us Stop Pesticide Use in Hand Soap?
Did you know that a pesticide called triclosan has been found in 76% of hand soaps? We're asking Walmart to change the market.

Ask Congress to Protect Pregnant Women
Pregnant women's bodies are polluted with chemicals found in consumer products – including cosmetics.

Ask FDA to Regulate Use of Nanoparticles in Cosmetics
Sunscreen, that must-have accessory for warding off skin cancer, might be exposing you to a new danger: the health risks from nanoparticles in the lotion. Not only are nanoparticles untested, they're usually not on the label, either.

Men's Products Risky, Too
Don't think men use cosmetics? Think again. Aftershave, shampoo and cologne are cosmetics. And just like personal care products marketed to women and kids, men's products are not regulated by the U.S. FDA.

Scents and Bubbles Mask Toxic Chemicals in Herbal Essences
With a name like “Herbal Essences” one might think that these products contain natural ingredients, but the brand uses fragrance, sodium laureth sulfate and other chemicals linked to cancer and reproductive problems in its body wash, shampoo and conditioner.