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14 May, 2023 06:00

The stunning cost of cosmetics


On this episode of The Cost of Everything we take a closer look at the cosmetics industry and how the market is controlled by only a few corporate players. Could this be the reason cosmetics seem to have an unnaturally high mark-up?  Host Christy Ai speaks with professor Delphine Horvath about the cost of producing a single cosmetic and where the incredible mark-ups are really coming from.