Lily Cole wants ban on killing sharks for cosmetic industry

Model-actress Lily Cole will host a talk at the Hay Festival to raise awareness of the use of shark liver oil in skincare products.

Child labour rampant in cosmetic industry: NGO

The sparkle in the make up box that you dab on just before going to a party is the result of the hard labour of a child who, in all probability, had spent hours in scorching heat looking for shining pieces of mica in the soil.