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We’re back!

Sometimes fighting the good fight can be exhausting. Even with so many people supporting us, there are still many who don’t want to accept the reality we work so hard to bring awareness to. We are so thankful to all of you who have stood by us.  Continue reading

Detox your Booth Webinar

CALLING ALL SALON WORKERS AND ADVOCATES!!

Join me this Monday, February 23rd for Woman’s Voices for the Earth’s: “Detox your booth” webinar!

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Formaldehyde, toluene, phthalates. These are just a few of the toxic chemicals you may be exposed to if you work in a hair or nail salon.  This exposure could be harming your health.

For example, studies show that salon workers have a higher risk of certain cancers, neurological disorders, and miscarriage than people in other jobs!

Join us to learn more about the chemicals you may be exposed to in the workplace, tips for reducing your exposure, and ways to raise your voice for healthy salons! Continue reading

Dr. Oz Show – What You Need To Know!

 

Dawn &  colleague Natalija backstage at Dr. Oz

Dawn & colleague Natalija backstage at Dr. Oz

Recently I had the opportunity to serve as a guest on the Dr. Oz Show about the dangers of Keratin Hair Treatments! It was an exciting day, but it also was very informative to viewers. Continue reading

Politics Beauty Broadcast

Hi everyone! It’s Dawn here, wanting to share some information on our latest advocacy endeavors!

Last month, I had the pleasure of being a guest on the weekly internet radio broadcast, Politics Beauty, on Blogtalk Radio to talk about toxic chemicals in salon products. The show is hosted by Tamara Johnson, a previously licensed nail technician, and the broadcast is specific to licensed beauty professionals in our country. Politics Beauty serves as a “voice in legislation” for licensed beauty professionals and as a means to connect the beauty industry to the legislative process affecting licensing, rules and regulations.

Listen in as we talk about Continue reading

Pretty Toxic’s Top 5 Posts of 2013

#1- Pretty Toxic’s Best of the Worst Awards! 

Not only is this the top post of 2013, it’s our most viewed post of all time!

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And the winner is…

Thank you all so much for entering our very first giveaway –

“The Pretty Toxic Happy Anniversary Contest!”

We can’t think of a better way to celebrate our one year anniversary than to Continue reading

The Latest Brazilian Blowout Victim – Jennifer Aniston

When you think of Jennifer Aniston, you often picture her amazing hair. Noted sometimes for wearing long, beachy waves or smooth shiny strands, her hair stands out as being coveted by the masses.

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Recently, Aniston was seen sporting Continue reading