Table of Contents
A girl who used a whitening cream that she had bought online from an Instagram account in Jeddah, burned her face and body parts. Her wedding ceremony was three months away.
She used the cream for 1 month which showed no side effects. But after 2 months, she noticed the side effects that her skin was becoming darker. It totally changed her skin color as time passed.
It will take up to 5 years to recover
The doctor said, after having many experiments and tests on the cream, that the chemical constituent in the cream found out was not approved in the Kingdom. He also added that this effect of the cream on the woman’s skin can take up to 5 years to be reversed completely.
Is it fine to buy things online?
A Saudi patient relations officer, Tahani Qoqandi, explained that she won’t suggest anyone buy beauty items via social media sites.
Keep in mind that it is absolutely fine to buy anything from reliable online shopping websites in Saudi Arabia that have created their repute over the years.
Don’t buy cosmetic products which are not tested before
A Saudi worker, Sara Khalid, said that the females who are purchasing beauty products containing chemicals that are not medically experimented on are making a big blunder.
Online buying of such products is a major mistake since they are a threat to their skin, beauty, and health.
Rana Rozi said that she will never purchase cosmetic items online because she cannot trust online accounts selling products on social media. She prefers to buy it from an authentic web store or shop.
Source: Saudi Gazette