Stacy Malkan

Co-founder of the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics and author of Not Just a Pretty Face: The Ugly Side of the Beauty Industry. She exposes the toxic truth about everyday personal care products.

  • Co-founder, national Campaign for Safe Cosmetics, leaders in the movement to get toxic chemicals out of personal care products
  • Media Director, California Right to Know campaign, the historic ballot initiative effort to label genetically engineered foods in California
  • Communications director of Health Care Without Harm. This group works to transform health care worldwide to reduce its environmental footprint, become a community anchor for sustainability and a leader in the global movement for environmental health and justice.
  • Wall Street Journal named Not Just a Pretty Face: The Ugly Side of the Beauty Industry one of the best environmental reads
  • Recipient of the Best of Green Award


Stacy Malkan Not Just a Pretty Face

Thank you for exposing the truth. The jig is up!

- Fran Drescher

…gripping… This book should be read by all women and men…

- Ralph Nader, referencing Not Just a Pretty Face

"Stacy Malkan strips back the layers of the powerful cosmetic industry and reveals the truth about the personal care products we use daily. Not Just a Pretty Face offers up shocking information backed up by powerful studies and quotes from experts – all packaged in an accessible style that doesn't alarm but informs. What's more, Malkan provides to necessary tools to help consumers make better choices ― for themselves, their children and the planet."

- Leslie Garrett, columnist, referencing Not Just a Pretty Face

Be prepared for the urge to take out and investigate every product in your bathroom....

- Jesse Epstein, filmmaker, referencing Not Just a Pretty Face