Why Ladies should stop Using Lipstick Oftenly

Lipsticks are an integral part of the make-up routine for women. Most women love wearing lipstick and for good reason but chemicals used to preserve lipstick cause health issues.

Why Ladies should stop Using Lipstick Oftenly
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Even when you are wearing no make-up a little tinge of a Lipstick on your lips makes you look presentable.

Many lipsticks contain lead which is extremely harmful and causes irreversible health damage.

They cause allergy, irritation, and chapping on the lips and surrounding skin. Certain harmful chemicals and heavy metals can also cause cancer.

Here are some harmful side effects of using lipstick regularly

Heart disease

Researchers have warned that the chemical Triclosan commonly used in lipstick face washes and toothpaste can cause heart and muscle problems.

Can cause Kidney Failure

Lipstick contains harmful heavy metals like cadmium magnesium and chromium all these metals can cause dangerous diseases and organ damage. Extreme high amounts of cadmium can increase the risk of renal failure. Frequent application of lipstick can cause severe stomach ulcers.

Harmful to Pregnancy

A new study warns that women who use lipstick and moistures rich in plastic chemicals known as phthalates during pregnancy may put their babies at risk of motor skill deficiency in adolescence.

Lead to Breast Cancer

Parabens are a type of preservative used to prolong the shelf life of lipstick and other make-up products. Parabens can disrupt hormone function by mimicking estrogen, excess estrogen after menopause can promote the growth of tumors and breast cancer.