09 Feb The average women will eat 6 pounds of lipstick in a lifetime
According to The Organic Pharmacy, the average women will eat 6 pounds of lipstick in a lifetime. The skin absorbs 70% of topically applied products. Many of these contain carcinogens such as Parabens, which are used as preservatives. Where possible you should try to avoid products that contain
The organic pharmacy has a more comprehensive list of chemicals to enable you to check products that you wish to buy, so you can make your own qualified judgement.