A new study reveals why your makeup bag could be bad for your health

We all carry makeup bags, whether it’s in our handbag for the day, or in a suitcase when travelling. But a new study suggests they can contain potentially dangerous superbugs.

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According to researchers at Aston University, a makeup bag can leave users at risk of skin infections, blood poisoning and even death in extreme circumstances. This study was posted in the Journal of Applied Microbiology. Researchers found antibiotic resistant superbugs such as E.coli and Staphylococci in more than nine in ten makeup products including mascara, […]

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