Sterling Minerals Beauty News
Green Tea Or Antioxidants In Mineral Makeup Is Just Marketing
As mineral makeup is getting more and more popular, many mineral makeup brands are doing their level best to try to take their products to the next level by touting all the fantastic benefits of additional ingredients like Japanese Green Tea Extract or other types of antioxidants for anti-aging.
Talc Used In Makeup and Skincare Products Still Has Some Controversy
Unfortunately, there are many individuals who choose to remain uneducated on the complexities of chemical ingredients by still blogging ‘faux’ facts or simply repeating the pseudo science in their latest published book that ‘Talc is toxic’ or ‘Talc contains asbestos’ or ‘Talc causes ovarian cancer’ etc., as though these statements some how are the absolute evidence without substantiating it with sound scientific research.
Why you may ask?
Facts Surrounding Lead In Lipstick Versus Our Environment
What we need to remember, lead is ubiquitous and is found in our soil, water, food, air, etc. So, it will never be completely removed from our lives as hard as we may try.
Yes we can avoid it whenever possible, by making good choices, but we drink more allowable lead in our drinking water than what we would find in our cosmetics. And lead found in soil is taken up by the plants we ingest (fruits and vegetables), it is simply a fact of nature.
Hydrating Mineral Makeup, The Mysterious Ingredient
This is the latest in nifty sales gimmicks and believe it or not is creating some confusion as to whether or not this will actually moisturize the skin.
It is in a loose sense traditional mineral makeup, which contains some bizarre ingredients, including infusing the minerals with water by way of a chemical reaction utilizing a mysterious ingredient in common in this type of formula.
Their claim of how the moisture is distributed within the minerals is not clearly defined.
Safety In Mineral Makeup Containing Rice Powder
We have espoused the skin healthy benefits Rice Powder (Oryza Sativa) offers the user when applied to the skin in the form of a face powder or a facial mask. And it continues to be a safe ingredient in our mineral makeup products. The latest news hype has not altered our opinion as to the safety of our rice starch being used in our mineral cosmetics.