Do you know what’s in your skin care products?

Interpreting the labels on most skincare products can be tricky. You need to be able to decipher the product claims as well as what’s actually inside. Some commonly used phrases on skincare products are widely misunderstood and require a closer look. Here are the five insider secrets you need to decipher a product label and learn what you’re really putting on your skin by Dr. Aaron Tabor at Healthy Directions.

Daily Glow released a report on the Daily Glow original infographic: “The Best and Worst Cities for Your Skin.” Not sure what it all means, but interesting none the less.

Freckles and sunspots appear in multitudes after a summer in the sun. Do they increase your risk for skin cancer? Get answers from Dr. Friedman at Care2.com. Read more:

Almost daily we are bombarded by deceptive marketing strategies trying to convince us that beauty is only one purchase away. In fact these companies are trying to create you as a customer for life with artificial and expensive beauty products. There are a few key concepts from ‘Eating For Beauty’ that David considers to be the most important to getting that beautiful glowing skin from the inside out. Read Top 8 Beauty Foods with David Wolfe.

92% of Americans want the FDA to label genetically engineered foods. Watch the new video from Food, Inc. Filmmaker Robert Kenner to hear why we have the right to know what’s in our food. Become part of this growing movement and join them today. Sign this petition to the FDA and make sure your voice is heard! Don’t know what genetically engineered food is? Click Here to learn more.

And finally, just for fun, check out Toxic Beauty’s post detailing the top 5 celebs leading the green beauty movement. When it comes to green beauty products, are celebs today promoting their use just because it’s the “hip” thing to do or do they truly believe in the safety of the products? Do they really care?