Never thought about making DIY natural make-up? Below are a few reasons you should: Makeup products companies may use any ingredient or raw material, aside from color additives and a few prohibited substances, without government review or approval. About one in eight of the 82,000 ingredients used in personal maintenance systems are commercial chemicals, including carcinogens, pesticides, reproductive toxins, and hormone disruptors.
To top it off, U.S. The scariest of most? More than 500 products sold in the U.S. Japan, Canada, or the European Union. ‘s the cool thing to do. A LOT. Go grab a couple of hair or skin products you have and look for the dirty dozen (also check their toxicity here). The entire aesthetic Dirty Dozen list from the David Suzuki Foundation for more information.
Make your own makeup OR buy organic and/or natural makeup from trusted companies. It’s an easier changeover than you think! Alright, convinced to switch? Mix your bottom powder with very tiny levels of iron oxides at the same time to get the perfect color. As you add the pigments, mix very, perfectly before adding more. Note that the color of this powder when dampened might be different, and you may test it on the back of your hands.
Zinc oxide may also be mixed set for full-spectrum sun protection! I take advantage of ordinary kaolin clay – no pigments – for an environment powder. Mix basics natural powder with cocoa, cinnamon, iron oxides, and/or mica to get the color you …