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A consumer's dictionary of cosmetic ingredients

6th ed., completely rev. and updated.

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This edition published in by Three Rivers Press in New York.

Written in English

563 pages

Take the guesswork out of choosing safe and effective cosmetics and cosmeceuticals.You wouldn't eat something without knowing what it was. Don't you want to take the same care with what you put on your face, hair, and body? Find out what's in your health and beauty products with Ruth Winter's A Consumer's Dictionary of Cosmetic Ingredients. This updated and expanded sixth edition gives you all the facts you need to protect yourself and your family from possible irritants, confusing chemical names, or exaggerated claims of beauty from gimmick additives. Virtually every chemical found in toiletries, cosmetics, and cosmeceuticals--from body and face creams to toothpaste, hand lotion, shaving cream, shampoo, soap, perfume, and makeup--is evaluated in this book, including those ingredients marketed as being all-natural, for children, and for people of color. The alphabetical arrangement makes it easy to look up the ingredients in the products you use.With new substances popping up in products we utilize every day--and with the continuing deregulation of the cosmetics industry--A Consumer's Dictionary of Cosmetic Ingredients is more indispensable than ever.From the Trade Paperback edition.

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Cover of: A Consumer's Dictionary of Cosmetic Ingredients
A Consumer's Dictionary of Cosmetic Ingredients
2010, Crown Publishing Group
E-book in English
Cover of: A Consumer's Dictionary of Cosmetic Ingredients
A Consumer's Dictionary of Cosmetic Ingredients
2009, Crown Publishing Group
eBook in English
Cover of: A consumer's dictionary of cosmetic ingredients
A consumer's dictionary of cosmetic ingredients
2005, Three Rivers Press
in English - 6th ed., completely rev. and updated.
Cover of: A consumer's dictionary of cosmetic ingredients
A consumer's dictionary of cosmetic ingredients
1999, Three Rivers Press
in English - 5th ed.
Cover of: A consumer's dictionary of cosmetic ingredients
A consumer's dictionary of cosmetic ingredients
1994, Crown Trade Paperbacks
in English - Updated 4th ed.
Cover of: A consumer's dictionary of cosmetic ingredients
A consumer's dictionary of cosmetic ingredients
1989, Crown Publishers
in English - New, 3rd rev. ed.
Cover of: A consumer's dictionary of cosmetic ingredients
A consumer's dictionary of cosmetic ingredients
1984, Crown
in English - Newly rev. ed.
Cover of: A consumer's dictionary of cosmetic ingredients
A consumer's dictionary of cosmetic ingredients
1976, Crown Publishers
in English - New, rev., and expanded ed.
Cover of: A consumer's dictionary of cosmetic ingredients
A consumer's dictionary of cosmetic ingredients
1976, Crown Publishers
in English - New, rev., and expanded ed.
Cover of: A consumer's dictionary of cosmetic ingredients
A consumer's dictionary of cosmetic ingredients
1974, Crown Publishers
in English

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Take the guesswork out of choosing safe and effective cosmetics and cosmeceuticals.You wouldn't eat something without knowing what it was. Don't you want to take the same care with what you put on your face, hair, and body? Find out what's in your health and beauty products with Ruth Winter's A Consumer's Dictionary of Cosmetic Ingredients. This updated and expanded sixth edition gives you all the facts you need to protect yourself and your family from possible irritants, confusing chemical names, or exaggerated claims of beauty from gimmick additives. Virtually every chemical found in toiletries, cosmetics, and cosmeceuticals--from body and face creams to toothpaste, hand lotion, shaving cream, shampoo, soap, perfume, and makeup--is evaluated in this book, including those ingredients marketed as being all-natural, for children, and for people of color. The alphabetical arrangement makes it easy to look up the ingredients in the products you use.With new substances popping up in products we utilize every day--and with the continuing deregulation of the cosmetics industry--A Consumer's Dictionary of Cosmetic Ingredients is more indispensable than ever.From the Trade Paperback edition.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [561]-563).

Genre
Dictionaries.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
668/.55/03
Library of Congress
TP983.A55 W57 2005

The Physical Object

Pagination
563 p. ;
Number of pages
563

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL3433884M
ISBN 10
1400052335
LC Control Number
2005273775
Library Thing
308544
Goodreads
709427

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