The Choosy Chick Standard

Products must be SAFE. We spent a long time researching ingredients and have compiled a thorough list of “Big Baddies” in products commonly found in supermarkets, drugstores and so-called health food stores... Read More

The Big Baddies

Our list of ingredients that are commonly found on the labels of many personal care products in local stores. They are linked to serious ailments such as cancer, developmental disorders, and many others... Read More

What You Need To Know

The FDA allows the Cosmetics Industry to pretty much regulate itself. What does that mean? The Cosmetics Industry is allowed to put ingredients into their personal care products without being required to test... Read More

Seals and Certifications

Take a look at some commonly used seals and certifications on cosmetic products to see what each one means, and why they can sometimes be misleading or confusing to you and others consumers... Read More

Educational Sources

We reference multiple respected sources on the subject of toxins in personal care products and the environment. Here is a list of several great resources for you to learn more about the products you love to use... Read More

Reduce Toxins at Home

Toxins are everywhere. They are in the air, water and soil. They are used to preserve our food and to make it look more edible. They are mixed into our cosmetics  to make them smell nicer and last longer... Read More

The Story of Cosmetics

This video explains how over the years, more and more chemicals have been allowed in our personal care products. The FDA decided it would be left up to the cosmetic industry to basically regulate itself... Read More

There's What in Sunscreen?

Summer is around the corner, and we are all thinking about how to protect ourselves from the sun. But do you really know what's in your sunscreen? Chances are the sunscreen you have been using... Read More