Gallery: Top 7 WTF Beauty Stories of 2012 (Vote for the Most Shocking!)

The more you know...the more you want to squeeze your eyes shut, stick your fingers in your ears, and go "LA LA LA I CAN'T HEAR YOU." From everyday ingredients that could cause cancer to a revival of antiquated forms of approving cosmetics, here are seven of the year's most alarming beauty stories. Above, LUSH illustrated the barbarism of animal testing by subjecting performance artist Jacqueline Traides to 10 hours of force-feedings, liquid injections, and other torturous procedures.

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