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Is kohl ok to use in the eyes?

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Dr. Benjamin Chun
Ophthalmology

In brief: Not sure

Kohl has been used since ancient times, still widely used in india and some parts of asia.
Ingredients vary widely, but i'd say there might be a risk if there is lead (by grinding galena (lead sulfide), but really depends on the ingredients used to make kohl.

In brief: Not sure

Kohl has been used since ancient times, still widely used in india and some parts of asia.
Ingredients vary widely, but i'd say there might be a risk if there is lead (by grinding galena (lead sulfide), but really depends on the ingredients used to make kohl.
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