How clean is the indoor air quality in your home?

Is your house clean and safe? We all probably assume that it is but there could be some very dangerous things in your home… We insulate our houses and try to make them as air-tight and cosy as possible, especially in winter. Then we stuff them with plug-in air fresheners, fragrances, man-made furniture and fittings […]

Perfumed sanitary products cause irritation to sensitive skin

Just a note of caution to the ladies out there, men you can all look away now. I’m talking about the dreaded monthlies. The builder’s are in. Stop reading now if you are a squeamish man who doesn’t do ladies problems and winces at the mere mention of ‘periods’. You have been warned… Not all […]

Indoor Allergies – Effective Natural Relief and Protection

Allergy UK Indoor Allergy Week – 20th -26th October 2014 The onset of the colder weather and the wilting of the flowers will come as a relief for the millions of Brits who have spent the summer battling with hayfever symptoms. But for so many more, the allergy battle is just getting started with approximately […]

Allergic to scented toilet roll – fragrance allergy

This is a warning to anyone with sensitive skin. If you think the skin on your face is sensitive imagine how sensitive your private parts are. I didn’t realise what a prude I am but there you go, I can’t bring myself to to type the word for ‘you know what’. This is a cautionary […]

Please don’t wear perfume…

Many people suffer with Multiple Chemical Sensitivity (MCS) which is an allergic reaction to perfumes, fragrances and chemicals but how does this affect your daily life and how do you cope?