Oh, do you believe that drinking pee would definitely end up being the weirdest beauty therapy we were likely to discuss today? [Family Feud buzzer sound.] Step apart, urine and donkey milk, the latest trend in South Korean natual skin care is "horse oil." The reason why Kate, that would be a hair oil meant to present lustrous pony's-tail-like locks. Really, it is not: After a thoroughly medical Google search, I discovered that horse oil is horse fat rendered into beauty-product sexiness. It's "known to sterilize and in addition renowned for its absorbent properties, " Alicia Yoon, a Harvard company class graduate and cofounder of Korean beauty web site Peach and Lily, told The Cut. It is it certainly that strange?
Soaps rendered from lard tend to be prevalent; within the belated nineteenth century, butchers offered their particular tallow to detergent manufacturers for additional money, and after this the DIY neighborhood continues to be in love with the things. Ointments and creams with lanolin have actually a fancy-sounding word to cover up behind, nonetheless they're created using fat rendered from sheep's wool. Beeswax is in lip balms and a slew of various other products. Incase your lip gloss or lipstick provides the purple dye carmine, it's high in broken up beetle bodies. Main point here: there is a large number of animal items in beauty products.
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