Cosmetic complaints to FDA at an all-time high

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Cosmetic complaints to FDA at an all-time high: Registered Nurse Ali Gorman reports during Action News at 5 p.m. on June 26, 2017. (WPVI)

Complaints about cosmetics such as make-up and shampoo are at an all-time high.

Manufacturers aren't required to report adverse effects to the FDA, so the agency wants consumers to file complaints directly through their website.

Experts say there are a lot chemicals that are unregulated and having a better reporting system could help spot products that aren't safe sooner.

To report a potential problem to the FDA, CLICK HERE.

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