Recently a brand called "Red Earth" decreased its price from $67 to $9.90. It contained lead which causes cancer The brands which contain lead are: > > > 1. CHRISTIAN DIOR > > > 2. LANCOME > > > 3. CLINIQUE > > > 4. Y.S.L > > > 5. ESTEE LAUDER > > > 6. SHISEIDO > > > 7. RED EARTH (Lip Gloss) > > > 8. CHANEL (Lip Conditioner) > > > 9. MARKET AMERICA-MOTNES LIPSTICK. The higher the lead content, the greater the chance of causing cancer. After a test on lipsticks, it was found that the Y.S.L. lipstick contained the most lead. Watch out for those lipsticks which are supposed to stay longer. If your lipstick does, it contains more lead. Here is a test you can do yourself: 1. Put some lipstick on your hand. 2. Use a gold ring to scratch on the lipstick. 3. If the lipstick color changes to black, then you know the lipstick contains lead.