Overview of safety, regulatory and scientific issues related to reports of lead in
lipstick. This has been updated to in include FDA's expanded survey of lipsticks
Rumor: Several major brands of lipstick contain dangerous levels of lead that can
be detected with a gold ring.
May 6, 2013 ... Studies have been finding lead in lipstick for years. The first major examination
was in 2007 when the nonprofit Campaign for Safe Cosmetics ...
Lead in lipstick? Millions of women put on lipstick every day without ever
considering whether dangerous chemicals lurk inside the tube. Research by the
In 2007, the FDA found that there were traces of lead
in the 20 lipsticks
that the agency tested, but none were over the level of 3.06 parts per million, which was considered low and therefore deemed safe. Lead
is not an ingredient added to lipstick
, but a by-product ... More »
Avoid lead in lipstick. These brands have been tested.
Puckering up this Valentine's Day? You might want to leave lipstick out of the
picture. A new report from the FDA shows 400 lipsticks - including popular brands
Oct 4, 2014 ... Many Women Say Lipstick Makes Them Feel Beautiful And Confident. But Could
It Also Be Making Them Sick? In a small study out last week, ...
Apr 4, 2014 ... Every day millions of women apply lipstick without a second thought. What many
don't know is that lipsticks may contain lead, the notorious ...
Feb 24, 2014 ... Those of you following the news have probably seen the controversy over lead in
lipstick pop up at least a couple of times in the past few years.