Would you believe me if I told you that many of the most popular cosmetic brands bought from drugstores and department stores contain products known to cause significant health problems, including cancer!
**This 22 year old girl had a severe allergic reaction to Boots products!**
The website www.cosmeticdatabase.com rates products on a scale from 1 (being the healthiest) to 10 (being the most unhealthy) and lists the health problems these ingredients cause. For example:
Clarins Extra Firming Starter Collection is rated a 10. This is some of the information it provides;
|Ingredients in this product are linked to:|
|Other concerns for ingredients used in this product:
Neurotoxicity, Endocrine disruption, Persistence and bioaccumulation, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Miscellaneous, Multiple, additive exposure sources, Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Enhanced skin absorption, Contamination concerns, Occupational hazards, Biochemical or cellular level changes
What about Foundation? Revlon Age Defying Makeup WIth Botafirm is rated a 9.
What about Lipstick? Avon Pro-to-go Lipstick in Limited Edition Shades is rated a 10. It contains a chemical called Oxybenzone Benzophenone – 3 which causes Developmental/reproductive toxicity, Endocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Persistence and bioaccumulation
If you are interested in checking the safety of your Makeup, Skin, Hair, Nail, and Baby products check out this website. www.cosmeticsdatabase.com
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