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Aerosol products at higher risk for benzene, says scientist who spurred recalls
Business

Aerosol products at higher risk for benzene, says scientist who spurred recalls

Unilever is recalling dry shampoo aerosol products sold nationwide because they may contain elevated levels of benzene, a human carcinogen. The recall is the latest of half a dozen so far this year, with the cancer-causing chemical showing up in products including deodorant, hand sanitizer and sunscreen.People should take the benzene-related recalls seriously, as they involve a far more dangerous contaminant than most, according to David Light, CEO of Valisure, an independent lab in New Haven, Connecticut, that alerted the Food and Drug Administration to its findings of benzene in sunscreen sprays last year. "Benzene is such a bad molecule — it's at the very top of the FDA's list of 70-some solvents not to use," Light told CBS MoneyWatch, adding that unlike with some chemicals, "th...
Kiehl’s Upgrades New York Flagship With Technology, Sustainability
Science

Kiehl’s Upgrades New York Flagship With Technology, Sustainability

Kiehl’s is celebrating its historic beginnings on the corner of 3rd Avenue and 13th Street in New York, affectionately known as Pear Tree Corner, with a revamping of its flagship store that first opened over 170 years ago.   The beauty brand is debuting new technology innovations, as well as a first-ever in-store spa, including. The below are being launched at the flagship and will roll out nationally, taking Kiehl’s go-to personalized consultations to the next level and providing a unique in-store experience for their customers.   DermaReader Diagnostic Assessment This new system combines deep-skin photo-analysis with Kiehl’s scientific insight and personalized expert education to formulate a skincare routine based on unique concerns for healthy, younger-looking skin. Measures line...
The 15 Best Drugstore Face Sunscreens of 2022
Fashion

The 15 Best Drugstore Face Sunscreens of 2022

Photo: @kaitlyn_mclintock When it comes to sunscreen, there are two universal truths. The first is that it's intrinsic to any skincare routine. (Please, please, please practice safe sun, people!) The second is that you don't have to pay an exorbitant amount of money to get a quality formula. After all, effective doesn't mean expensive. That goes for face sunscreen too. Just because it comes from...