Are Parabens in Beauty Products Safe?


Are Parabens in Beauty Products Safe?

Have you been watching our weekly Live Chats with The Paula's Choice Research Team? Check out this clip from our episode, "Controversial Cosmetic Ingredients (or: Why Your Makeup isn’t Killing You)".

In this video short, Bryan and Nathan delve into the facts behind the “paraben scare”, whether you should avoid them in your products and more!

Highlights from this Quick Clip:
00:20 An explanation of parabens + how they work
2:10 Were parabens found in breast cancer tissue?
3:00 Parabens are naturally derived
3:54 “That’s not what I meant!”
5:35 The challenge of paraben alternatives
7:30 Parabens are considered safe (globally)
8:40 Fan Question: “Are paraben alternatives as effective?”
9:58 Why the “free from” claim is a marketing tool

More Info:
• Watch the full episode here: http://youtu.be/8lYzoXGuRag
• Is there a Problem with Parabens? (Expert Advice Article): http://goo.gl/5avLir