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Gill Deacon

Author, "There's Lead in Your Lipstick"

Represented by Speakers’ Spotlight, award-winning broadcaster and writer Gill Deacon is best know as the host of the CBC day time talk show, The Gill Deacon Show.

Gill's latest book is the national bestseller There’s Lead In Your Lipstick: Toxins in Everyday Bodycare and How to Avoid Them.
Gill's previous book Green For Life, a practical guide to reducing your impact on the environment, was also a successful bestseller.

She hosted @discovery.ca for five years on Discovery Channel Canada, and Discoveries This Week for Discovery Science Channel in the U.S.

Gill sits on the board of the Evergreen Foundation. She lives in Toronto with her husband and their three sons.

More information on Gill Deacon can be found at: www.speakers.ca/deacon_gill.html

The Poison Isn't in the Dose

Of the 126 different chemicals spritzed and slathered onto that same average Canadian woman every day, only 11 to 15 per cent have been tested for human safety.
05/27/2011 08:13 EDT