Now donâ€™t get us wrong, weâ€™re often in favor of ditching the chemicals and trying out a natural alternative. Â Dropping the foaming agent SLS (Sodium Lauryl Sulfate) and potentially dangerous parabens in regular shampoo might be worth a try, but what do you replace them with? Â
Co-Wash For Curlies
Some people go down the co-washing route; skipping the shampoo altogether and washing their hair using conditioner. Â It can have spectacular results on certain hair types (curlies blessed with coarse, thick hair often love it), but itâ€™s definitely not for everyone.
Soda and Silicones
So how about washing your hair with baking soda? Â Itâ€™s not exactly newâ€¦your grandmother might well have tried it! Â The …
Posted by: Rhona Reid On February 27, 2018 7:00 am
“Housework? Â It canâ€™t kill you, but why take the risk?”Â goes the fridge magnet/meme/Birthday card for your sister. Â
But within that little lol, is a grain of truth. Â Research just published in the American Thoracic Society’s Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine has found that using chemical-laden cleaning products every day has a detrimental effect on lung health. Â If you use cleaning sprays regularly, then the impact can be the equivalent of smoking a full pack of cigarettes every day. Â
The Dangers of Chemical Cleaners
The research is pretty thorough, with scientists following 6000 test subjects over a 20-year period. Â The findings observe that the chemicals inhaled from …
Posted by: William Poole On December 5, 2015 9:00 am
One of the greatest Beatles songs of all time, â€śA Day in the Lifeâ€ť documented the daily routine of the band members. They do normal things like ride the bus and read the newspaper, but one thing they donâ€™t do is drink alkaline water!