Hope you don't makeup (1) your mind before you read this thing.
Of all the scares that we debunk, perhaps no one is dumber than whatever appears on the Skin Deep Cosmetics web page, which, just by coincidence happens to be run by the Environmental Working Group—the perennial winner of the "Worst Science Site in the Galaxy" award. These jokers somehow find it within themselves make even the NRDC look like an All Star Team of Nobel Prize winners. Not so easy.
EWG cares a whole lot about your skin. So much so that they pretty much want you avoid putting anything on it. For example:
- In the Perfume, cologne, and body spray category, they advise you to avoid: “Fragrance” (...