"Sad but true... I think most of our manufacturers are just not telling us the whole truth. This is scary and unfortunate. I really enjoyed doing the Keritan and I had great results... although my eyes did water a little once I started the flat…"
"That's all very well, but what about the long term effects of having formaldehyde breaking down near your face for about 3 months? Will it be released everytime I was my hair, or blowdry it, or flat iron?
"i had the brazilian blowout done. i loved it but its dangerous. i'm happy the recent OSHA findings are exposing the chemical content of these solutions because i've read too many stories about the terrible side effects from those who…"
"On a scale from 1-10, my clients who received the BB give it an average of "9". There is a desire and a satisfaction from this service. The threat of toxicity should be decided by the professional and the client. Like any chemical we come…"
"Thank you so much for posting this here, and on facebook! When I asked my rep when I was going to get an MSDS sheet, or ingredient listing - he claimed that they didn't have to provide one. The Reps are so ridiculous sometimes."
"This is so wrong I don't even know where to start.
Aldehyde is not a chemical. It is a grouping of chemicals, of which "form"aldehyde is the simplest form, which is a gas.
The aldehyde group in whatever aldehyde they use (methylene…"
"Emerging Issues and Alerts
Salon Hair Product Update (September 24, 2010)
Note: Please carefully read this update and the previously posted September 16, 2010 alert on this site.
Update on Laboratory Analysis:
As reported in our September 16…"
"Let me make sure I understand, you are willing to subject yourself, your fellow stylists, and your guests to a know CANCER causing chemical for money?
$62.50 per hour x 4 (number that could be done in 8 hour day) = $250.00
Average cost per day in…"
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