Red Apple and the Case for Paraben Free Lipstick

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You might have heard the term paraben-free tossed around lately.  What are parabens and why is it important to look for products that do contain parabens? Parabens are chemicals that are used as preservatives in many cosmetics and toiletries.  Parabens are used because they have anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties.  Manufacturers need a way to make […]

Celiac Disease and Gluten Free Lipsticks

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Gluten is in everything it seems! Rice, pasta, breads, flour, energy bars, processed lunch meat, soy sauce, gravy, etc… It’s also in many drugs and medicines  and guess what…. LIPSTICKS. People with celiac disease need to look for a lipstick that is lab tested gluten-free. Red Apple Lipstick is the only company known to routinely […]