Contains the following, but may vary according to brand:
Lip Gloss contains petroleum jelly; mica; carnauba wax; beeswax; parabens, which are synthetic preservatives; flavor; and iron oxide and titanium oxide, which are colorants. It also contains carmine, another synthetic preservative that comes from the cochineal insect. Various oils are also used, such as castor oil, vitamin E oil, mineral oil and jojoba oil.
Lipstick contains three types of wax: carnauba wax, candelilla wax and beeswax; various oils: castor oil, mineral oil and lanolin; cocoa butter; dyes or colorants: bismuth oxychloride, manganese violet, titanium dioxide, D&C red dyes and D&C orange dyes; and preservatives.