February 23rd 2016 by Cat Woods. With so much of what we put on our skin being absorbed into our bodies, it’s worth considering what that means for our health, writes Cat Woods. You drink fair trade organic coffee. You line up at lunchtime for your organic, GM-free quinoa and tofu salad. If there’s a vegan, raw food, paleo cafe within a 10-kilometre radius, they know your name. So why don’t you apply that same non-toxic approach to your skincare and makeup?