A large category of certified colors used in cosmetics, skin care and in some hair care products. Members of the xanthene group include various red dyes used in lipsticks and cosmetics.
Daily Hair Tip
In a Clairol Professional survey 33% of the respondents reported that they preferred to have their hair colored in a salon rather than risk doing damage at home. 50% of the participants said they liked their colorists best because of friendliness while only 38% valued good advice about haircolor or the fact that the colorist kept up on the latest trends.