One thing found in every ladies’ bag is her cosmetic kit; being make ups, sanitizer, mascara or cleanser. It’s known as the ladies’ bestfriend due to its closeness’ to ladies. It is the combination of chemical compounds which are derived some from natural resources and other used in synthetic way. Branded Companies have been complained for their products which are against scientific results. Most cosmetic users dont know which product suits their type of skin and some dont even check for expiry dates. And the results of these little mistakes can cause enough damage and even death.
10. PSYCHOLOGICAL FACTOR
Phychologists have come to a conclusion that our generation of ladies are much more influenced by the visual form of entertainment instead of themselves. This however causes c some of them to lead a life that has nothing to do with theirs but of these celebs. The lack self love and would use any product to look like them.
9. BREAKOUTS AROUND THE MOUTH
It has been noticed that excessive use of lip balm or lipstick can cause breakouts around the lips which cause irritation and social self esteem as one is unable to talk properly. This is one of the common disadvantage as lipsticks are mostly used as a result of which they lose the tendency to moisturize themselves thus dryness occur and breakouts. Breakouts can also appear on chin and cheeks if one uses excessive foundation.
In this new age, ladies are more into branded cosmetic products than less branded ones. Due to the name and also the influencer advertising the product, ladies will literally kill their pockets to get the newest and trendiest products. Our cost of living is so high due to the buying choices we make. Ladies would rather buy a pricey Kim Kardashian mascara than a clinically safe and affordable mascara.
Excessive use of makeups, hormonal imbalances and allergies are the main causes of blemishes. Ladies will use makeups to conceal pimples and acnes but that would rather cause blemishes to the face. Blemishes are nothing but dark spots on skin it can be cured by eating more of vitamin food and if required one can apply cream recommended by a Doctor.
6. MAY CAUSE CANCER
If not checked, some cosmetic products can cause irritations and if not applied well can cause cancer. Some of these chemicals and artificial additives are just bad for the skin matter from shampoos to the small mascara. Cosmetic products from talc till perfume contain chemicals which may or may not suit one skin thus one should always check on his/her skin before applying this will save them from any reaction on skin and other body parts.
5. THINNING EYELASHES
There are teenagers who mostly use mascara and kajal to make their eyes look beautiful and attractive but they forgot that they are using artificial substances which contain chemicals and in the end they often suffer from side effects. Excessive uses of mascara or kajal can thinner their lashes at some point of life. Loss of eyelashes is quite common due to allergic reactions of cosmetics thus these cosmetic products should be done careful and less.
This skin problem can be of two types one which damages outer layer of skin and other which causes allergy due to use of cosmetic product which doesn’t suit one skin. Both these lead to one thing of rashes, pimples and irritation but one is lighter and other can damage your skin badly which lead to consult doctor if not determined on time.
3. EYE PROBLEMS
People using excessive cosmetic products often complain about eye problems such as itching, swelling, thinning eyelashes and small pores around he eyes. These common problems are caused by these products only due to presence of strong chemicals which companys have added to make their products more superior than others. People should always buy those products which are fresh by checking expiry date on the other hand usage should be minimize as it leads to eye allergies.
2. ALLERGIC REACTIONS ON SKIN
By applying makeup one can look and feel beautiful but the actual fact of using artificial things can never be denied as these artificial products causes various skin and body problems. Usage of facial creams and moisturizers can lead to rashes on the face which give negative feeling to the one which have used Thus every person while using cosmetic product should be vigilant and decrease its usage.
1. CAUSE ACNE, PIMPLES
This is one of the biggest effects of using too much make up. Pimples or acnes are very normal due to the hormones in our system; and that can even be eliminated through natural remedies. One way to save from acne cosmetic is to buy those products which are non comedogenic which will decrease the tendency of clogging of pores thus less formation of oil and pimples
Author: Akwesi Osei
An avid reader and writer who has written articles for HypeNationGh, LoudsoundGh and akwesiosei.wordpress.com.
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