If makeup is like second skin to you, it is important that you know that most cosmetic companies use harmful ingredients in their products. And these ingredients don’t just give rise to mild allergies but can even cause serious diseases like cancer, according to the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics.
While arsenic found in foundations has been linked to reproductive and developmental harm, another ingredient titanium oxide can cause cancer when inhaled.
Eye shadow contains formaldehyde, titanium dioxide, heavy metals and mineral oils. All of them have been linked to cancer.
The presence of heavy metals like lead, arsenic and carbon black in eyeliners are carcinogenic and may damage your reproductive system.
Parabens in most blush powders can adversely affect your hormones.
Formaldehyde and carbon black are again linked to an increased instance of cancer.
Three-fourths of all lipsticks have lead, which can cause brain damage....