SECRETS OF BEAUTY & MAKE-UP INDUSTRY –
No matter how much people say that beauty is only skin deep. But it is true that if a beautiful boy or girl passes by, So we all definitely turn around and see. in fact it has also been proved that, from job promotion to making friends, beauty has its own importance. In this article of Secrets of Beauty-Make-Up Industry we are
When there are so many benefits to looking beautiful, then obviously we all want to look beautiful.
Today, not only women but men also spend their time and money on makeup products to look beautiful, unlike previous times. But have you ever checked the ingredients used in it besides buying its makeup products?
If not, your eyes are going to open today. Because after reading this article, now many people will think a thousand times before buying their popular beauty product.
DO YOU KNOW THIS ?
Are you also one of those unhappy husbands or boyfriends who sit on the sofa for hours waiting for their wife or girlfriend’s makeup routine to end? But friends, you probably do not know that this sorrow has been going on for thousands of years.
Women have been using makeup to look beautiful in igypt for almost 7000 years. It is a different thing that unlike their makeup products today, they were made from natural ingredients found in nature. And innocent children were not exploited to make them.
Here are SECRETS OF BEAUTY & MAKE-UP INDUSTRY:
Today the beauty industry is a multi-billion-dollar industry. Who is hiding behind its shine and glitter a dark and terrible truth. From glossy lipsticks to highlighter friends, there are many such shimmery products that you can use to bring glow like gold on your face.But do you know where shine comes from in a makeup product? Friends, the answer is mica.
TERRIBLE SECRET OF “MICA”:
“Mica is a natural mineral used in makeup products ranging from car paint. The largest producer of mica in the world is India. And the cosmetic industry mostly imports mica from India for its makeup products.
India also has large deposits of mica in Bihar, Rajasthan, Andhra Pradesh and Jharkhand. Even 60% of the world’s mica is found in only two states of our country such as Bihar and Jharkhand. It is also called mica belt.”
“Because most of the mica mining is done in these two states. Mica has been used in decorations and Ayurvedic medicines for centuries but not today. But its mining and extraction process is harmful to the environment, the Indian government declared its mining illegal in 1980.
But even today many poor people of these two states of mica belt work in mining for mica mafia for the purpose of keeping their stomach. Due to lack of other way of earning, they have no other option other than this.
But friends, very few people know that most of the younger children work for the process of mica mining. Which is that in these mining pits, young children can easily go inside and bring more mica. That is why this industry inherently depends on child labor.”
CHILD LABOUR AND ABUSED CHILDREN:
Most of these children play a game of death in these dangerous pits without a safety equipment with just a basket and avajar.According to the Anti Child Labor Law, it is illegal to hire children below 14 years, but here even 5 year old children are constantly playing life in these pits from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm.
They do mining for just 20 – 30 ₹. This mining process is fraught with danger as mica is scraped from the ceiling of the pit through a scrapper . And there is always the fear that these children can be pressed from above.Even if they do not die, in times of mine collapse, children eat serious injuries. And many times they become disabled for life. Many children die in these deep mines due to suffocation.
Which is illegal to work with them, so even if they die during mining, it is not reported. And their family is pacified by giving a nominal ₹ 20 -30000 compensation.Apart from these, due to prolonged exposure to mica dust, these children suffer from diseases such as lung cancer, reduced eyesight. They goes through these dangerous mines every day from morning to evening, and that only because they can satisfy their hunger. Their world revolves around a dark pit so that the shine of your lipstick remains.
JOURNEY OF MICA FROM MINES TO YOUR MAKE-UP BAG:
This raw mica comes in many wholesellar, Middle Man and Border crosses. before it comes into our makeup bag.
Most of the mica exporters supply mica to China’s mica processing factory. And after fine finishing them there, it is sold to cosmetic brands. Those who then earn profit of crores by selling it in makeup stores. Due to the connivance of governments, this black business of mica mafia has been going on continuously.
IS THERE ANY SOLUTION?
Recently, when some media sources raised the issue on the international stage, most of the cosmetic companies here ignored it and kept silence.At the same time, some multinational cosmetic company started using its substitute synthetic mica, instead of natural mica, to break the back of mica mafia.
Although how beneficial it will be, it is difficult to say. Because on one hand it will save these children from landing in dark mines but on the other hand it will make poor people unemployed. Many NGOs have come forward to help these children. But the life of poor families is very difficult here without any sustainable source of income.
OTHER SECRETS OF BEAUTY & MAKE-UP INDUSTRY:
Friends, this was only one aspect of the dark truth of the beauty product. There are many dark secrets that a company that makes beauty products never wants to come before the general public.
With their clever marketing, they make customers such fools that even the customer himself does not know that he is being cheated.One such clever marketing tactic has worked well in our country is the campaign of Fairness Cream.
Friends, in the Indian market, there used to be Ayurvedic cream like Vicco. Which used to focus on skin glow and Ayurvedic ingredients, but after the launch of the fair and lovely cream of Hindustan Unilever in 1975, there was a storm in the beauty industry.
Fair and Lovely got so much success that the market was flooded with one fairness product. This cream had a temporary effect but unlike Ayurvedic creams, this fairness creams had all that could harm our skin, besides mercury.
TERRIBLE REALITY (SECRET) OF BEAUTY CREAMS :
Many ingredients like nickel, chromium, which we should not even bring around our skin, would be present in these creams. If you use them for a long time, the skin looks dry and looks lifeless.
That is why you should avoid using them as much as possible. And the most shameful thing is that fair skin is better than dark skin, we Indians have adopted this mindset of the British with open arms. Even in the campaign of these fairness products, color ism has been done openly.
STARS MAKE US FOOL?
Those whom we call big stars were seen promoting these fairness cream a lot, but did not hesitate to tell the dark color of their children as the most beautiful skin color in the world. Apart from these fairness creams, there are many such products which do not benefit us, but they do harm. An ingredient called propylene glycol present in shaving cream increases the likelihood of asthma.
WHAT RESEARCH SAID?
In 2012, the FDA found lead traces in 400 popular lipsticks. Not only this, from your bath soap to your face wash, there are many ingredients that are harmful for both your skin and health.
However, there are many profitable products and brands that believe in the process of manufacturing from guilt-free to ethical. They are not the part of this Secret ful BEUTY & MAKE-UP industry.
Therefore, it is important that we spend money on a product only by doing research properly and also support such responsive brands.
DOES ONLINE SHOPPING OF BEUTY OR SKIN CARE PRODUCTS RIGHT?
As secrets of Beauty & make-up industry reveling you should know this also.
A ground report of refinery 29 has also revealed that on online market like Amazon Many of the products sold are actually copies of the original product. The ingredients of them must have been used, no one knows.
This counterfeit products form a small part of the multi-billion dollar black market. If a deal is getting more good online than required, then be cautious. By using these fake products, you will spoil your beauty instead of improving it, so be smart.
SCAM OF ANTI-AGING INDUSTRY YOU NEVER KNOW:
There is another dark secret which makeup companies never want you to know. And that ageing cannot be stopped. Meaning if you are old, then it is visible on your body. This is natural. But to hide this truth, the big company created an entire anti-aging industry worth 1000000 crore rupees by 2015.
These companies take advantage of those insecurities of a woman of 35 to 60 years of age, which is produced by TV, health or fashion magazines. Apart from all this, there are hundreds of products like weight loss product, eye care product, SPF nail polish through which this beauty company cheats us.
“So pay attention to how you treat others more than you look like. Because the beauty will change one day, but the relationship built from the heart never breaks. Hopefully after reading this article, the dust accumulated on the glasses will be cleared. If you want to share something then the comment box below is open”