News: Lead in Lipsticks

Lipsticks contain lead, consumer group says (Reuters).

Now lipstick is something you ingest like food. Yet it does not fill requirement for food and there are no legal limits. What is even more worrying: lead is well known to be bad for skin too. Traditional powders used to made of lead that eventually ate the skin away. The mode of face-veils for older ladies was created.

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Campaign For Safe Cosmetics

PDF report of lipstic lead (also tested brands)

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