We’re no strangers to shocking beauty facts, and we’ve even been known to bust a few beauty myths. But, every now and then we come across a statistic about the beauty industry that’s simply staggering. Whether it’s how germy your makeup gets or the percentage of lipstick brands that contain lead, we’re having a hard time getting over these ones. Below are 12 interesting stats about the hair, makeup and skin care industries that may take you by surprise.
1. The amount of time you spend getting ready varies based on which day of the week it is. The average morning routine for a Monday is about 76 minutes, but by Friday it drops down to just 19 minutes!
2. Watch the way you use your mascara, ladies. In a recent study, 79 percent of mascara tubes were plagued with staph bacteria and 86 percent of women in the…
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