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FDA Issues Final Lead-In-Lipstick Report, Postpones Decision On Cosmetic Lead Limits

This article was originally published in The Rose Sheet

Executive Summary

FDA’s expanded survey of lead levels in lipstick examined 400 products on the market, finding an average amount of 1.11 ppm, comparable with its initial test of 20 lipsticks, which averaged 1.07 ppm lead content.

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