Beauty Myths, Beauty Discussion: The Truth About Cosmetic Product Claims
I have said this before, but I love the beauty biz. It is not just because all the makeup can enhance your beauty, but I have an appreciation for the innovation, technology, and processes behind bringing a product from concept to shelf. Somewhere along the way, some myths got sprinkled in about the safety of certain raw materials that have been used in cosmetics for years. People really get up in arms over words like chemical and acid, when in fact, water is a chemical and we're made of acids. This misinformation could have stemmed from someone trying to convince consumers to but their product over their competitors or just misinterpretation of information. Either way, we (beauty industry and consumer) are not on the same page. This article published on New Beauty breaks it all down. Read about The Skin Care Myths Cosmetic Chemists Wish You Stop Believing.