We should try to be more mindful in everything we purchase when we can but with some industries it’s harder simply because the information behind their products just isn’t out there. If you love makeup and want to be more conscious when you’re shopping, good news, EWG Verified is the label that will tell you what cosmetics are the safest.
The labels would help with regulation as well as giving consumers a better idea of what they’re purchasing. With a glance, buyers would be able to decide whether or not they feel comfortable supporting a brand or product which may lead to more companies striving to meet the standards needed for such labels.
This is currently still in development but as we become more concerned with what we put in and on our bodies, accurate labeling is one more tool that helps us all be safer in our shopping practices. Check out the article for more information.