7 ‘Fad’ Beauty Harmful to Your Health


Sunbathing tattoo art or botox injections are the way beauty is “hot” but no health benefits.


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Despite the serious risks to health, many people especially teenagers ages still sitting method under UV light or indoor tanning beds to get a tan eye-catching.

Indoor tanning beds and sunlamps emit ultraviolet radiation (UV) damage to the skin, leading to premature skin aging, skin burns, eye damage and skin cancer.

Moreover, the frequent exposure to UV light containing the drug can lead to sunbathing. The researchers from the University of California (San Francisco, USA) analyzed 12 research synthesis published in 1985 and the results show that people who use tanning beds increased 67% risk of carcinoma squamous cell and 29% risk of basal cell cancer compared with those who never used this bed.

Braided Hair, Straightening, Curling Hair

The festival, bend, straighten hair too much in the long run as one of the causes of hair loss permanently. This is hair loss in centrifugal direction starting from the top and spread throughout the scalp. A survey shows that 57% of women suffer hair loss due to the holidays perm and straightening method used.


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You want to give yourself at least a tattoo to express individuality but did you know that a 2010 study showed the tattoo on a person’s body is proportional to the risk of hepatitis C of that person. Especially when the needle is used to create your tattoo is not clean and disinfects the infected blood. Hepatitis C is caused by a virus that attacks the liver and inflammation, which can lead to cirrhosis, or scarring of the liver tissue, liver cancer and liver failure. In addition, those tattoos are also prone to skin infections, causing redness, swelling and pain. Furthermore, tattoo dyes are red, green, yellow and blue can cause skin irritation, such as a rash.


Botox injections have become pretty familiar with how those who want to remove the wrinkles on your face as quickly as possible. Botox is a type of drug made up of botulinum toxin type A, has the ability to relax the muscles for a few months. Toxins produced by Clostridium botulinum, a bacterium that causes botulism.

Although botox injections are generally considered safe but it also brings a lot of side effects and complications can occur such as pain and bruising at the injection site, headache, nausea and temporary muscle weakness …

In 2009, the Food and Drug Administration approved cosmetic use of botox cosmetic, but warning label outside the box indicate the risk of toxin spread to other areas of the body, causing symptoms similar to those of food poisoning, including difficulty in swallowing and breathing, and even death.

Extended Wear Lenses

This trend may be extremely “hot” now especially for young people in the beauty. According to some experts the extended wear lenses help your eyes look bigger is the cause of severe vision problems. According to Karen Riley an official at the Bureau of Food and Drug Administration in the U.S. said users are at risk of serious eye damage, even blindness when they buy contact lenses without a prescription appropriate medication or consultation with experts.

Skin Bleaching Cream

7 'Fad' Beauty Harmful to Your Health

Some cosmetic products including skin lightening creams which contain high levels of mercury. Mercury is commonly used in skin lightening creams because it prevents the production of the skin pigment melanin. High levels of mercury can also be found in some soaps, lotions and anti-aging products. However, exposure to mercury can cause kidney damage nervous system and affect brain development. So check out your skincare products if they contain ingredients such as mercuric chloride, calomel, mercury or mercury, the experts suggest that you should stop using the product immediately.

Drugs Straightener

Some products use straight straightener, contains various chemicals including formaldehyde a chemical that is highly dangerous. Formaldehyde is a strong smell of gas can irritate the eyes and nose cause allergic reactions such as asthma respiratory problems and skin rashes and itching if inhaled.

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