According to many health experts: “If you make-up everyday, each year you will make your body absorb more than 2 kilograms of poison”. They also advise consumers to limit their using cosmetics, especially on hot days. At this time, the human body capillaries would expand which make absorption of toxic substances increase. Let’s find out the most four common consequences when using cosmetics regularly which are listed below:
- Skin abrasion
Most cosmetic manufacturers often add the sentence: “Help cover every pore” for their products. To increase the effect, they have to increase the amount of salicylic acid which is often used in the treatment of wart, psoriasis and acne. To meet the demand for customers, many cosmetic companies have added more salicylic acid in the products than allowed.
Salicylic acid is the same as AHA (Alpha Hydroxy Acid), they are used to eliminate the keratin and help achieve glossy and smooth skin. Regardless of the fact that the users’ skin may be allergic or even worse get swollen, many manufacturers still raise the amount of salicylic acid, including some famous brand!
If users do not know about this and still use the products contain of high salicylic content, their skin will get weaker gradually.
Dermatitis happends when you use cosmetics and then your skin will be irritated. The common symptoms are skin redness , swelling , blisters …
Usually, there are two reasons: One is due to the ingredients in cosmetics, common in all kinds of products: skin care , makeup remover, perfume, sunscreen … Another is because cosmetics are degenerated by time or weather or due to improper use or use of cosmetics containing corticosteroid for long periods. The consequence is making the skin rougher.
- Anemia and hair loss
A large amount of soaps and skin whitening creams is often added mercury compounds. According to scientific research, the skin is easy to absorb mercury, inorganic or organic. Hence, every day using makeup whitening from two to four times can cause poisoning to the body.
For those reasons, you will have to experience serious weight loss, anemia, hair loss, kidney damage and headaches. So the next time you choose any kind of cosmetic, pay more attention to the component to avoid unwanted consequences.
4. Hormone imbalance
Using too much combined skincare products and cosmetics can lead to many serious problems including pituitary inhibition and hormonal disturbances. A lot of girls use the product to make their bust bigger without knowing it can cause irregular menstruation and deterioration of organs function.In order to treat these diseases, you will have to spend more time and money. So limiting as much as possible the amount of using cosmetic seems to be the best way to help you live healthier.