Fake make-up: 'I was scared the swelling was permanent'
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Woman needed medical care after buying fake make-up online

Larissa Reynolds has recalled how she needed medical treatment after buying a fake Kylie Jenner lip kit on Facebook for £10.

She told BBC Radio 5 Live that she was "scared the swelling was permanent" after applying the product last year - luckily, it wasn't.

Trading Standards officials have issued health warnings about the rise of fake cosmetics flooding the market.

Some counterfeit products have been found to contain toxic ingredients- including mercury and lead.

  • 27 Aug 2018