Women Who Wear Makeup Absorb 5 Pounds of Toxic Chemicals Per Year

February 12, 2018 at 10:24 pm




The average woman puts 515 synthetic chemicals on her skin every day. 60 percent of what we put onto our skin is absorbed into our bodies.

Emerging research on the sheer volume of toxic chemicals entering women’s bodies through their cosmetics brings a whole new meaning to the phrase “it hurts to be beautiful.”