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Consider Tips, Health Risks With Dressing Up

 

Last updated 10/27/2017 at 10:38am



The time for ghouls and ghosts to roam free has finally come. Many are getting ready to dress in their fancy, creative or even scary costumes. From high end, to do it yourself costumes, there are potential health risks associated to that, many don't even think about.

Face paint and other makeup products, mainly the cheap ones, contain certain toxic chemicals, and other ingredients that could be harmful to the skin.

Masks are also linked to hazardous material, and it could put children in danger by blocking vision and making it even harder to see surroundings at night. Masks stored throughout the year can even grow mold or collect harmful dust particles.

So when buying or making costumes, think of the risks.

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