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Inferior lipstick with high heavy metal content

Beauty Makeup
The lipstick is complex in composition and consists of lanolin, wax and dyes. All coal tar dyes used in lipsticks are carcinogens. In addition, in order to increase the brightness of lipstick, manufacturers often add natural mineral mica to lipstick. Mica, on the other hand, contains heavy metals such as lead, manganese, chromium and aluminum. (more…)