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About GoodGuide Team

GoodGuide's mission is to provide consumers with the information they need to make better shopping decisions. The team behind creating this blog content includes GoodGuide's science and product teams, industry experts, and guest bloggers.

UL Science Team Rates Ingredients Used in Johnson’s Newly Formulated Baby Products

Johnson & Johnson recently announced updates to their baby product line—including new product formations, new packaging, and an initiative to expand where it discloses ingredients.

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Ingredient Spotlight: Phthalates

Phthalates, pronounced “thal-ates”, are a group of chemicals with a wide variety of uses in commercial products. They are commonly referred to as “plasticizers” or softeners. Their binding and softening properties make them a low-cost way to increase the utility … Continue reading

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What’s in Your Deodorant?

Deodorants are the products we depend on daily to prevent body odor. Most commonly used on under-arms and feet, they work to eliminate the bacteria that causes the odor or mask the odor. Alcohol can temporarily kill bacteria. Longer-acting antimicrobials, … Continue reading

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Do you prefer using an Antiperspirant or Deodorant?

A basic part of our morning hygiene routine, Americans spend more than 18 billion dollars a year on antiperspirants and deodorants. With their frequent use, deodorant use can contribute to frequent exposure to potential hazards. Classified and regulated as cosmetics … Continue reading

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GoodGuide’s Tips for a Safer Spring Cleaning

As soon as the calendar flips to April, the topic of spring cleaning takes over. Deals on products for organizing and cleaning are everywhere. Printable lists to keep you on-track are available from most of your favorite magazines, and favorite … Continue reading

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What’s In Your Dry Shampoo?

Dry Shampoo claims to absorb oil, mask shine, and leave hair smelling fresh and clean. While this group of products isn’t meant to permanently replace water-based hair washing, dry shampoos make it easy to skip a day or two in … Continue reading

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GoodGuide’s Good News Round Up – February 2018

In February, the GoodGuide App was included in a few blog posts … 1) Curbly’s Top 9 Ways to Maintain New Years Goals. Featured as an easy way to help you purchase products that match up with your values. Whether … Continue reading

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