The FDA says, “our results do not show levels of lead in lipstick that would pose a safety concern.”
The Philadelphia Inquirer reports:
Lead is in many lipsticks. But is that okay?
Yesterday, the national Campaign for Safe Cosmetics highlighted an analysis of lead in lipsticks done for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The study found lead in all 400 lipsticks tested, with levels of up to 7.19 parts per billion.
Safe Cosmetics says this is more than twice the levels reported in a previous FDA study, and it has concerns…