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Ingredients To Watch Out For In Your Cosmetics
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Americans, in general, spend almost $40 billion a year trying to look good. The cosmetic market represents about 15 percent of the beauty industry and includes anything from lipstick to nail polish. But what’s in this stuff and how is it made? “This is your basic lipstick formula — waxes and oils and pigments,” Karoline Wells, a formulation chemist, said. After working in microbiology labs, Wells started mixing and pouring her own line of lipstick at the Elixery in Northeast Minneapolis. “These waxes are rationed out very specifically, so if the wax ratio is wro...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - May 22, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: cbskapost Tags: Health Healthwatch Color Cosmetics lipstick Make Up MICROBIOLOGY Source Type: news