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  • May 8, 2016

    Feeling Itchy? Your Laundry Detergent May Be To Blame!

    If you or a family member experience itchy skin for unknown reasons – you may need to look no further than your laundry detergent. Yes! The culprit is oftentimes lurking there, undetected and disguised as an innocent household essential. This seemingly innocuous must-have often harbors a dark secret… chemicals that trigger irritant-contact dermatitis or contact-allergic …

  • April 7, 2016

    All About Laundry Rash

    Nothing can make you crazy faster than an itchy rash.  You may blame it on cold weather, the wrong moisturizer, or bad genes but the problem is probably in your closets and started in the laundry room.  That rash could be laundry rash. What does Laundry Rash Look Like? Laundry rash is red and itchy. …

  • March 11, 2016

    Is Your Laundry Detergent Causing Your Rash?

    Many people are sensitive to the chemicals found in laundry detergent, and if you have a suspicious rash that you think may be related to the detergent you use to keep your family’s laundry clean, you’re not alone. Both children and adults who are sensitive to traditional laundry detergent’s icky chemicals, dyes, perfumes, and other …

  • February 25, 2016

    Why Should You Choose Fragrance Free For Your Home?

    The National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health has found that one-third of the substances used in the fragrance industry are toxic. Man-made fragrances added to many cleaners, most notably laundry detergents and fabric softeners, may cause acute effects such as respiratory irritation, headache, sneezing, and watery eyes in sensitive individuals or allergy and asthma …

  • August 12, 2015

    Help! I’m Addicted to Hand Soap!

    My hands were addicted to soap and my skin was paying the price! Yes, you heard me right – my hands were addicted to hand soap. Now, I am not talking about having a need to get my “soap fix” every day.  But my skin had become so accustomed to the ingredients found in general …