Friday, 2 November 2012
WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT PARABENS... READ THEA'S REPORT PUBLISHED ON EZINE ARTICLES
Parabens are chemical preservatives which were discovered in the 1920s.
They are good preservatives, which can prolong the shelf-life of cosmetic products - for more than five years.
Whether parabens are really harmful or not are being debated at the moment - and in particular whether there is a link between parabens and breast cancer.
The debate is likely to go on for years, but there are some studies which are indicating that they could be potentially harmful.