Lead in lipstick – should you be worried?
Lead in lipstick – one of the many toxic chemicals hidden in your makeup A good friend of mine recently mentioned how horrified she was to discover that her humble lipstick was contaminated with a learning and behavioural disorder-causing, hyperactivity-inducing, IQ-reducing, and sleep-disturbing heavy metal. That’s right. I’m talking about lead. Lead is not intentionally added as an ingredient in lipsticks, but it sneaks it’s way in there through the contamination of raw mat