Ask Liz: Lead in Lipstick
Should viewers be worried about lead in beauty products like lipstick? The Food and Drug Administration says:
- Small traces of lead have been found in many popular lipstick brands.
- However, it does NOT consider the lead levels to be a safety concern.
- Reports about lead in lipstick date back to the 1990s.
- The FDA says it will continue to investigate this issue to make sure that there continue to be no safety concerns for consumers.
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