Sugandhaa is a post-graduate in Philosophy from Lady Shri Ram College for Women. Her major areas of interest are feminism, art and aesthetics. She loves engaging with historical fiction - when she isn't reading it, she is daydreaming about it!
Mica is used in eyeshades, lipsticks, mascara, nail polish, blush and many such cosmetic products. 60% of the high-quality mica that goes into the cosmetic industry is sourced from India and most of it comes from scrap mining.