How Your Sparkling Make-up Is Mined By Child Labourers: A Short Video

All that glitters is not gold, most of it is mica mined by little children.

We all love sparkling makeup: women love to wear it and men love to see it on women. However, all that sparkle comes at the cost of illegal child labourers employed (?) in unethical mica mining.

Sixty (60) percent of the world’s mica comes from India where it is illegally mined by children in the states of Jharkhand and Bihar. Let this video enlighten you about the dark side of beauty.


This can only end when we come forward to boycott such unethical products, as responsible consumers. Let the children of our country live their childhood.

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