Mascara is a cosmetic commonly used to enhance the eyes. ... 1 Definition; 2
Etymology; 3 History; 4 Ingredients; 5 Bat guano urban legend; 6 Manufacture ...
Is bat guano used in the manufacture of mascara? ... We also fret (needlessly, it
turns out) that our mascara contains bat poop. This rumor's origin lies with a ...
Sep 14, 2012 ... After reading this list of nasty stuff that's commonly used to make us ... It is a
common misconception that mascara contains bat guano, but in ...
Jan 7, 2016 ... Bat guano and mascara are connected only in urban legend: despite the rumor
that bat guano was used to make mascara, actually...
In formulas for this type of mascara, beeswax is often used, as is carnauba wax
.... in Switzerland buys their bat guano just for the purpose of making mascara.
Apr 5, 2009 ... Other major brands of mascara contain bat poop. ... case with the urban legend of
the bat guano being used by modern mascara companies.
Nov 10, 2010 ... Remember he was out on that call regarding bats and then made the comment
that the bat poop would be used in mascara? I about came up ...
Mascara is not made of bat guano, although that is a very popular false belief ...
The FDA regulates cosmetics and no feces of any kind can be used in cosmetics.
Nov 15, 2010 ... The piece dispels the old "bat poop in mascara" myth by explaining that guanine
(not to be confused with guano) used to be a key ingredient in ...
May 5, 2005 ... The compound used in some cosmetics (including mascara) for a pearly, ... There
is guanine present in bat guano, but there are many other ...