Is wearing makeup bad for your skin?


Yuliza Avalos

Sometimes makeup can be harmful to your skin’s health. Unhealthy makeup habits can cause acne, aging, and oiliness or dryness. Many people ask, does makeup give you cancer? Dermatologist says certain makeup ingredients may cause cancer. Some research suggests that some makeup can be toxic and could cause pregnancy problems. There some websites where you can enter the brands you use and rate just how hazardous your makeup maybe. 


    Regular use of makeup, particularly in excess, can lead to early aging of the skin. It can also aggravate fine lines below and around the eyes, which is a sign of aging. Mineral make up products may contain bismuth oxychloride. This can cause dryness, irritation, and peeling of skin. In addition, various kinds of chemicals present in different makeup products can cause loss of tone and elasticity of the skin, resulting in early wrinkling, again a sign of aging.

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