You might want to rethink that free makeover at the makeup counter.
Good Morning America went undercover to test the makeup samples at 10 big beauty stores and found that one out of every five samples had mold, yeast, and -- prepare yourself for this one -- even fecal matter.
Excuse me while I lose my lunch.
The Microbiology lab at New York University Langone Medical Centre says the eyeshadows, lipsticks, and foundations you've been testing before buying are not only caked with poop, but they're also smeared with strains of bacteria that can make you sick.
Probably not too surprising considering that beauty counters, on average, replace their makeup samples once a year.
The biggest germ dispensers are makeup brushes, foundations, and eye makeup. If you're hell-bent on testing makeup before you buy, always use a disposableRead More »from Beauty News: Makeup Samples Filled with Bacteria, Mold, and Fecal Matter