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…

EMF – the invisible pollution

Could your hairdryer be affecting your health? Some years ago I made a decision to make my working environment as safe as possible. The risks posed by potentially toxic chemicals were obvious, and so I set about replacing these chemicals where possible with safer alternatives.  A less obvious or a least visible threat to health…