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Cleaner Living: Toxin #8- Hydroquinone

Hydroquinone is most commonly found as a skin lightener and in products marketed towards women of color.  In addition to this purpose it is also found as in impurity (possible contamination) in other ingredients found in more common personal care products, such as facial cleansers, lotions and shampoos. Hydroquinone is a melanin inhibitor, decreasing the production of

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