Friday, April 27, 2012
" that one in eight of the 82,000 ingredients used in personal care products are industrial chemicals, including carcinogens, pesticides, reproductive toxins, and hormone disruptors. Many products include plasticizers (chemicals that keep concrete soft), degreasers (used to get grime off auto parts), and surfactants (they reduce surface tension in water, like in paint and inks)." www.ewg.org
This alone has be searching for safer makeup. Luckily there are more organic makeup options out there. One company is www.faerieorganic.com.
Their Handcrafted Skincare is made with organic extracts/herbs/oils and made without...
petrol products/mineral oil
All Faerie Organic products are produced in an artisan/handmade small batch process. Due to this process and lack of chemical preservatives our products do not carry the shelf life of mainstream products.
*I tried a sample of their powder foundation which had a clean sheer finish and their sample lipgloss was very natural and had a nice delicate scent.