Major gaps in public health laws allow cosmetics companies to use almost any ingredient they choose in everything from sunscreen and mascara to deodorant and baby shampoo, with no restrictions and no requirement for safety testing. To help you navigate your store’s aisles, I have put together a number of ingredient labels to bring you our top recommendations for what not to buy — products with worrisome or downright dangerous ingredients that don’t belong in your shopping cart or on your skin. There is ascale from (0-10) ten is the highest concentration.
Products containing LYOPHILIZED BEEF PLACENTA or PLACENTAL EXTRACT
Products containing MERCURY or THIMEROSAL
Products containing LEAD ACETATE
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