A new approach to studying the effects of two common chemicals used in cosmetics and sunscreens found they can cause DNA damage in breast cells at surprisingly low concentrations, while the same dose did not harm cells without estrogen receptors.
Parabens are used as preservatives in cosmetics. If pregnant women use cosmetics containing parabens that remain on the skin for protracted periods, this may have consequences for their child’s subsequent weight development. This is demonstrated in a study published in
An Arab man, 34, reportedly divorced his wife a few months after their marriage after he saw her without make-up. According to reports, the psychologist who counselled the unidentified woman, Dr Abdul Aziz Asaf, revealed the groom dumped his 28-year-old bride because