The Toxic-Free Campaign

Keep it simple & natural. It's about making positive choices with over 40,000 chemicals on the market & hundreds of new chemicals created annually, navigating the chemical-maze is challenging for many buyers.

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Amina Kitching
Allergy Safe™

Can sensitivities & allergies go away? Experts advise that once you are allergic or sensitised to a particular chemical, the sensitivity typically persists, and can become far worse with repeated use. The advice is to discontinue using a product at the first sign or irritation

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Made Safe®

Products that carry the Made Safe® trademark are committed to reducing toxicity. Consumer expectations demand the highest quality when it comes to product performance, that's why SCA launched the Made Safe® campaign to recognise products that are formulated in a base 85% or more free-from the chemicals that form the Toxic-Free campaign criteria.

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Amina Kitching
Allergy Safe™

Adverse skin reactions can be triggered by natural or synthetic ingredients. The majority of reactions to makeup & other products is usually skin irritation & thankfully not a full blown allergic reaction. Products can contain a multitude of chemicals, any of which have the potential to trigger irritation.

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Cruelty Free Imports™

Choose Australian made products because our legislation has banned testing cosmetics on animals. Imported products are not governed by a no testing on animals policy therefore imports can be tested on animals & sold in Australia. All of the brands Safe Cosmetics Australia endorses are not tested on animals.

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Vegan Friendly Certified™

From an ethical point of view, veganism is definitely a humane choice & for this reason Safe Cosmetics Australia campaigns to raise vegan awareness. To encourage non-vegans to chose ethical products. To help educate people about veganism & the role vegan cosmetics play in sustainability.

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Plastic Free Campaign

What are the alternatives to using plastic? There are several options for brands to make sustainable beauty products, such as using recycled plastic, glass, bamboo, paper & cellophane. The plastic free campaign encourages every brand to think about their environmental impact

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GM & Glyphosate Free

There is a global battle to ban the weed killer chemical, glyphosate. The campaign aims to raise awareness & advocate for the labelling of cosmetic ingredients that are grown with glyphosate and/or genetically modified ingredients. Some of the most common foods that contain glyphosate are genetically modified. GMO soy, corn & conolla, as well as non-organic cereals & grains

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Amina KitchingGM Free, Glyphosate
How to patch test

Always patch test a new product even if you don't have sensitive skin. It is especially important if you buy a treatment product that claims to change your skin, such as laser skin-lightening products or a face mask that is left on the skin for a period of time. It is simply not worth risking a severe reaction from applying a new product all over your face when a simple patch test is quick & easy to do at home.

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Amina KitchingAllergies, Irritation