Tell the FDA: Get Lead Out of Cosmetics!
Scientists agree that there is no safe level of lead exposure for developing children. Even trace exposures can cause irreversible changes, including diminished IQ and behavioral problems.
Yet every day, millions of women get a little bit of toxic lead on their lips with every swipe of their lipstick. The FDA is proposing to allow lead in lipstick at levels that may be unsafe for pregnant women, children and teens.