Effects Of Makeup On Your Skin

Effects Of Makeup On Your Skin

Makeup seems pleasant and appealing to many ladies. They wake up in the morning to go through their makeup routine with the goal of improving on their appearances.

Though makeup sounds and seems harmless there is more to it. People wear makeup for different purposes.

The use of makeup itself is not harmful but the excessive use of makeup is. The dependency on makeup is the root of all problems.

Adverse effects of makeup on the skin include;

1. Allergies

There are different types of allergies that accompany the excessive use of cosmetics and makeup products. Example of these allergies is skin allergy, breathing allergy, eating allergy, hair allergy etc. Irritations also come in, certain cosmetics can irritate your skin.

2. Skin reactions and diseases

Skin diseases and reactions have been a common problem with the use of fairness creams, sunscreens and sunblocks and some other makeup products. It may cause severe damage to the skin. Makeup can also cause skin cancer and other skin diseases.

3. Ageing

When you apply too much makeup on your face, you have the risk of premature ageing. You start looking older than your age. The makeup and moisturizers actually do some damage to your skin and with prolonged use, wrinkles and other signs of ageing may be visible.

4. Cancer and chronic diseases

Cosmetics also bring the danger of diseases like cancer and many other chronic ones. There are some chemicals that are contained in cosmetics that are harmful to the skin.

5. It causes harm to the eyes.

Makeup products such as eye shadow, mascara, kajal and other forms of eye makeup can harm the eyes of the user very badly.

The chemicals present in these products affect the lens material and can result in something very damaging like thinning of eyelashes and eye infections.

Mascara also can cause blindness as it contains pseudomonas aeruginosin which is a very harmful therapy bacteria.

6. Addiction

The excessive use of makeup also leads to unwanted dependency on cosmetics. Some people believe that they can’t look beautiful without makeup.
This dependency can lead to too many troubles and is nothing less than an addiction for them.

Makeup can also cause acne. The harmful effects of makeup aren’t just limited to skin-related issues only, there is a variety of health problems that can occur as a result of excessive usage.

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