Is Mineral Make-Up a Good Choice for Natural Skin Care?
Mineral Make Up for Skin Care
Mineral make-up is currently all the rage. Only one small company made it a few years ago, and now some of the major skin care manufacturers have jumped on the bandwagon. Much of its appeal comes from it being advertised as natural and non-toxic. Natural skin care is always best, but it's wise to do a little research into any product before you take the plunge.
There are several reasons why mineral make-up is popular. The colors are deeper and richer than dyes, it stays on longer than other cosmetics, it's water-resistant, and some of the ingredients are even natural sunscreens. However, natural skin care implies that the product is also safe, and that may not be the case with mineral make-up.
Here's the rundown on a few of the most common ingredients.
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