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Why is mercury in some cosmetics?
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Dr. Michelle Longmire
Dermatology
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In brief: Color
Many metals are added to cosmetics to produce the pigment (color) of the product.
It is a very small amount but if you are a minimalist in terms of exposures, you may want to rethink the use of these products. Explore alternatives online for metal-free cosmetics.

In brief: Color
Many metals are added to cosmetics to produce the pigment (color) of the product.
It is a very small amount but if you are a minimalist in terms of exposures, you may want to rethink the use of these products. Explore alternatives online for metal-free cosmetics.
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