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The ugly side of the beauty industry

The ugly side of the beauty industry

Kali Persall,
Managing Editor

December 7, 2016

Filed under Metro, Showcase

At first glance, shellac manicures and jeweled acrylic nails may seem like harmless beauty products. However studies conducted through the California Environmental Protection Agency’s Department of Toxic Substances Control reveal an ugly side to the beauty industry. On Nov. 30, the U.S. EPA awarded a $120,000 ...

Going through college with cancer

Going through college with cancer

Christina Urbina,

June 22, 2016

Filed under Features

Miranda Perez started to notice her lower abdomen protrude over a two month period in 2013, but didn’t think it was anything serious. After a couple weeks of limping, Perez went into the emergency room. “I basically found out my diagnosis on my way into the emergency room,” she said. On April 3 that same...

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