Natural no-nos: Hidden enemies on your bathroom shelf

Are there hidden enemies on your bathroom shelf? Many years ago now, I embarked on a new adventure of exploration; a journey into the world of natural and organic products. My aim was to detox myself of harsh chemicals lurking in many household products and cosmetics. Some, such as Sodium Laureth Sulfate (SLES) I was…

Hair colour fading? 6 things to consider

If you’re looking to shine bright with a vibrant new hair colour this springtime, or if you’re simply keen to preserve your hue for a little longer, Natural and Organic Hairdresser, James Wood, explains the top 6 things to consider to prevent that chic shade from fading fast… Hard water: The elements present in hard…

Why formaldehyde-free straighteners may not be the answer

Formaldehyde is highly toxic and a known carcinogen; it is found in pretty well every organic substance on Earth and is all around us. Exposure to small amounts of formaldehyde is part of our every day life. However, exposure to larger amounts can be quite dangerous and even deadly. High concentrations of formaldehyde can often…