With temperatures steadily rising across the United States, many people are adding this seasonal must-have to their daily skincare routines.
Alexandra Kowcz is the chief scientist at the Personal Care Products Council. In this role, she oversees PCPC's scientific programs, technical committees and publications, and serves as the industry's scientific liaison for several domestic and international organizations.
It may seem small, but paying attention to the shelf life and expiration date of your cosmetic and personal care products is important.
Fortunately, you don’t have to be a chemist to understand the ingredients in your everyday products. In fact, understanding product labels is easier than it seems.
If you’ve washed your hands, put on mascara, or applied lotion today, you’ve likely used a product that contains preservatives.
As a consumer, you have a right to know what ingredients are in the products you use and love.