Hair care

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MI Free Haircare. Extensive listing and articles of free from hair care products, with a focus on shampoos and conditioners free from the allergens methylisothiazolinone and methylchloroisothiazolinone.

PPD – Time for a Ban? Earlier this year, 33-year-old Marina Williamson was left a mere hours from death after a delayed reaction to the PPD in her high street hair dye. Now, the Wembley lawyer has started a petition to have the chemical banned. She tells us her story. October 2015

How to swim without ruining your hair and your skin! Hazel Davis has some suggestions. March 2015

Colour me gently. In the UK, 72% of women colour their hair, but this is beauty at a (potential) cost to health. In this exclusive extract from their new book, The Ultimate Natural Beauty Bible, Sarah Stacey and Jo Fairley offer some suggestion for natural strategies may help. April 2014

PPD-free hair dyes. Alex Gazzola surveys what is available. August 2013

PPD in hair dye and elsewhere. Michelle Berriedale-Johnson searches the web for useful information. August 2013


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