Formaldehyde Officially On Carcinogen List, Brazilian Blowouts Officially Dangerous

On June 10, the US government issued a report on carcinogens, and formaldehyde was officially added to the list. For the most part, formaldehyde is used as embalming fluid used in the funeral industry, and CNN reports, "it is also a large component of the 'new car smell' — composed of fumes emanating from carpets,… »6/16/11 1:00pm6/16/11 1:00pm

Dear Oprah, Mariah & Leona: Don't Forget That Curly Hair Is Beautiful Too

Today, an open letter to Oprah Winfrey was published by Michelle Breyer and Gretchen Heber of The problem? On Oprah's "Great American Haircut" special, curly-haired women were made "better" by being given straight hair. "In case after case, beautiful waves, curls and kinks were beaten into… »4/16/08 3:40pm4/16/08 3:40pm