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How much bacteria is on makeup counter samples?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)

A two-year study of germs at the makeup counter found that 100% of samples were contaminated with bacteria such as staphylococcus aureus, strep and E. Coli (yes, the poop germ). And it didn’t matter if the store was on Fifth Avenue or Main Street.


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