Friday, April 23, 2010
Dangers of the make-up counter: E.coli found in EVERY 'tester' on beauty counters
Link to article at: Mail Online
E.coli has been found in 100 per cent of beauty product testers at make-up counters.
Products sampled for a two-year study were also found to contain bacteria, including staph and strep strains, which can cause herpes and conjunctivitis.
The highest levels of contamination were found on Saturdays – the busiest shopping day of the week.