What’s in your makeup?

It’s Valentine’s Day!  Time to get gussied up.

Which lipstick do you think is better to put on your lips?

Revlon Super Lustrous – Pearl Lipstick, Wild Orchid

ingredients:

Trioctyldodecyl Citrate, Ozokerite, Polybutene, Ethylhexyl Palmitate, Octyldodecyl Neopentanoate, Pentaerythrityl Tetraisostearate, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, C10 30 Cholesterol/Lanesterol Esters, Bis Diglyceryl Polyacyladipate 2, Calcium Sodium Borosilicate, Paraffin, Cera Microcristallina (Microcrystalline Wax), Synthetic Wax, Tocopheryl Acetate, Retinyl Palmitate, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Extract, Ascorbyl Palmitate, Pentaerythrityl Tetraethylhexanoate, Serica Poudre de Soie (Silk Powder), Silica, Caprylyl Glycol, 1, 2 Hexanediol, Mica, Iron Oxides (CI 77491, 77492, 77499), Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Bismuth Oxychloride (CI 77163), Red 6 Lake (CI 15850), Red 7 Lake (CI 15850), Red 27 Lake (CI 45410), Red 33 Lake (CI 17200), Yellow 6 Lake (CI 15985), Blue 1 Lake (CI 42090), Yellow 5 Lake (CI 15850), Carmine (CI 75470)

OR

Coastal Creations Wetlands Lipstick (Reddish Pink)

ingredients:

USDA Certified Organic sun flower oil, candelilla wax, USDA Certified Organic palm fruit stearin, filtered, high purity synthetic iron oxide red (CI 77491); ultramarine pink (CI 77007)

****(Chosen randomly from Environmental Working Group’s Skin Deep Data Base.  I have not used either lipstick, so I can’t tell you how they look or feel, just what the listed ingredients are.  I chose one lipstick that was rated 1 – low health concern, and one that was rated 4 – moderate health concern.    Lipsticks ranged from 0-10)****

Three lipsticks/lip glosses that I have used and liked are:

Lavera Lip Gloss

rms beauty lip2cheek

and, my new favorite red-

Kelly Teegarden Organics Lip Gloss

Pucker up!

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