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The Real Truth About Beauty Products in the Market
Jul 19, 2016
The Real Truth About Beauty Products in the Market

Beauty Products in the Market

Everyone is purchasing the beautifying tools available in the market either by getting attracted by the advertisements which the producers telecast on mass communication. You trust them and went to purchase the product, but once think, “are these advertisements true?".

The producers have a marketing strategy to show the qualities of the products more than what is real and they even hide the side effects that they may cause as if they will not do so then they will not get sufficient buyers to sell out the finished goods.  It is a difficult task to mention every truth about the beauty products, but few of them are mentioned that can leave you shocked and speechless.

Henna Hair Dye:


Henna dye is prepared with all natural ingredients which attract the consumers towards the utilization of henna for hair dying instead of artificial dyes. But, many of the henna dyes has contents of the metallic salt present in them that after a year or two years of usage when combined with artificial hair dye containing hydrogen peroxide results in greenish hair or even smoke from the hair. You can test this with some of the hair strands to avoid damage to your hairs. 

Eyeshadows and eyeliner:



The highly pigmented eyeshadow and eyeliners have contents of aluminum powder in them. Aluminum powder is said to cause neurotoxicity and cancer, but it is said by experts that the use of this powder in cosmetics is safe, but some people have suffered from skin reactions with the use of products induced with this powder.

Hair dyes:


It has been found in researches that longtime utilization of hair dyes leads to numerous health issues, including bladder cancer, multiple myelomas, and Hodgkin's lymphoma. The presence of chemicals in the dyes also causes allergies and many other minor reactions on the skin also. It is said to use natural products or homemade remedies to cover the graying of the scalp.

Nail polish:



The toxicity of the nail paint is known to many that make it flammable due to which it is recommended to store and apply them in a well-ventilated room. It has been found in many types of research that if the smell of the nail paint is inhaled by a pregnant woman then it can harm the mental development of the fetus.

Sunscreen:

Almost half of the sunscreens, available in the market adds an ingredient known as retinol palmitate or vitamin A palmitate. When this ingredient is exposed to the sunlight, then it may lead to skin cancer. It doesn't end here, there is one more ingredient called as oxybenzone, which can cause hormone disruption, cell damage and allergies to the users. It is said to apply those sunscreens at day time, which do not have these two ingredients in their content list.


Almost half of the sunscreens, available in the market adds an ingredient known as retinol palmitate or vitamin A palmitate. When this ingredient is exposed to the sunlight, then it may lead to skin cancer. It doesn't end here, there is one more ingredient called as oxybenzone, which can cause hormone disruption, cell damage and allergies to the users. It is said to apply those sunscreens at day time, which do not have these two ingredients in their content list.

Perfumes:


It is known to many people that perfumes are induced with bundles of chemicals which can be responsible for many skin allergies and reactions. When a person applies loads of perfume in the clothes then it can trigger the diseases, including asthma, migraines, and nausea.


It is known to many people that perfumes are induced with bundles of chemicals which can be responsible for many skin allergies and reactions. When a person applies loads of perfume in the clothes then it can trigger the diseases, including asthma, migraines, and nausea.

Mineral makeup:

The minerals, including iron oxides and other mineral pigments, are considered to be natural minerals, but the truth is many of them like lead, arsenic, antimony, lead and mercury are considered as toxic ones. Many of these minerals are induced to the tools for makeup available in the market especially the lipsticks and foundations. The utilization of these products with a long term can cause many serious health issues which cannot be avoided.

Bottom Line

It is the responsibility of each and every buyer to buy the goods with the use of their intelligence as there may be some horrible chemicals that can seep into the bloodstream through the pores of the skin and cause serious problems in the body. There is nothing to freak out, but the thing is you should have complete information about what you are using and not trusting the words which the marketers say about their products.  

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