Safe Makeup – “Lipsticks and lip glosses apparently give you more than colorful kissers, according to a new study by California scientists that contends the products contain lead, cadmium, chromium, aluminum and five other toxic metals.” …

Are you Using Safe Makeup?:
Lipsticks, Glosses Contain Toxic Metals: Report

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Report shows many personal care products for women may not be safe.

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It might be disconcerting to learn that you are not using safe makeup. When you are applying your lipstick or lip gloss you may be putting toxic metals into you body. Research into safe makeup started in 2007, but it appears that a high level of toxic metals continue to be present in personal care products for women.

Speaking as a mother, I would like safe makeup for myself, but more importantly for my daughter. Do you have a daughter? Does she love to play dress up and put lipstick on? Wouldn’t you like her to be able to play without ingesting toxic metals? The concern about toxic metals in lipsticks and lip glosses applies to pregnant women as well. Everything that is ingested during pregnancy has an effect on the developing baby. Most pregnant women do their best to avoid known harmful ingredients in their diets, but there is also the added concern of applying lipstick or lip gloss.

Here’s an article written by Kathleen Doheny from HealthyDay, published on WebMD.com, that discusses the levels of toxic metals in lipsticks and lip glosses including lead, cadmium, chromium, aluminum and five other toxic metals.

Lipsticks, Glosses Contain Toxic Metals: Report

THURSDAY, May 2 (HealthDay News) — Lipsticks and lip glosses apparently give you more than colorful kissers, according to a new study by California scientists that contends the products contain lead, cadmium, chromium, aluminum and five other toxic metals. The research team tested 32 different lip glosses and lipsticks commonly sold at drug and department stores. Some metals were detected at levels that could raise potential health concerns, the researchers said.

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Personal Care Products for Women Should Be Safe!

Women and little girls should be able to use safe cosmetic products, and you really should think about this if you are pregnant. How will the toxic metals affect the developing baby? Every time we apply lipstick or lip gloss we should not have to be concerned about how much lead and other toxic metals we are ingesting.

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