Ingredient Spotlight

The Story of Cyclopentasiloxane (D5) Safety

Cyclopentasiloxane (its full chemical name is decamethylcyclopentasiloxane), commonly known as D5, is a chemical that belong to the group of cyclomethicones aka methyl siloxanes.   Siloxanes are found in lots of hair care and skin care products as conditioners that leaves hair and skin with a soft, silky, and moist feeling.   You can identify …

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Fluorochemicals Explained by The Green Science Policy Institute

Last Tuesday I attended a free webinar hosted by the Green Science Policy Institute, a non-profit organization that provides scientific data to government, industry, and non-governmental organizations.  The Green Science Policy Institute has played a great role in testing chemicals used in consumer products without prior proper safety tests (for more information on the Green …

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