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What's in Your Products?
EWG Skin Deep
Cosmetics database. Provides hazard ratings for nearly 70,000 products and 9,000 ingredients on the market.
Information on cosmetics and personal care products – how they work, safety concerns, and the science behind their ingredients.
Information on cosmetics ingredients, searchable by keyword, ingredient, supplier, etc. Download product data sheets and request samples.
Health Canada: Cosmetic Safety
Information about cosmetic safety, advertising, labelling, ingredients and regulation, and how to report an incident.
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WGSN is the leading online trend-analysis and research service providing creative and business intelligence for the apparel, style, design and retail industries
Content and resources for beauty industry professionals, including trend reports and forecasts related to sustainability, skincare, cosmetics, fragrance, and haircare; and a searchable image library. Create an account to access the design tools.
Behind the Chair
Reports, articles, photo galleries, and practical information on hair trends, business management, and career promotion. Includes salon job listings (mainly in the USA). Register for free to access content.
Photo library of hair styles organized by length, age, and gender, as well as "Celebrity Hairstyles" and "New Hairstyles." Also offers step-by-step guides to haircuts and styling, news about products and salons, and streaming video.
Online training videos from beginner to advanced. Access code is required. Hairdressing students and instructors: please refer to your department for access.
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