by Heather Sarantis
September 10, 2009
In 2007, the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics released a report, “A Poison Kiss: The Problem of Lead in Lipstick.” More than half of the 33 brand-name lipsticks tested contained detectable levels of lead. None of these lipsticks listed lead as an ingredient.
The cosmetic industry responded that there was no problem with lead in lipstick. The Food and Drug Administration has no sta...