Toxic blue dyes – there is a natural alternative
Having a healthy and happy immune system is a key to not only feeling well, but also looking fabulous! After all, that is what keeping your hair looking its best is all about, right? Did you know your liver must filter every chemical and food that enters your body. So, it becomes overtaxed when you assault it with chemicals like hair dye and toxic shampoos and conditioners. If your liver isn’t functioning at 100%, then your eyes, skin and hair will suffer too.
Did you know that it is highly common to find toxic blue and purple dyes in Shampoo & Conditioners designed for Blonde and Grey hair? If not read on…
Purple and blue shampoo & conditioners are often used to help brighten blonde and grey hair. It can help neutralize orange, yellow, or green tones, since purple/blue is opposite to these colours on the color wheel. This type of shampoo should not be used every day, since it can actually cause very light hair to turn purple. Instead, most professionals recommend using it about once each week.
According to Dr Mercola, artificial toxic blue dyes have been linked to causing kidney tumors in mice. They have also been linked to ADHD, allergies, and asthma. Several European countries have banned Blue 1. Blue 1 “Brilliant blue” is derived from coal tar and is not digestible by the body.
It is best for you and your family to stay away from hair care ranges that include toxic blue/purple dyes. The EverEscents Berry Blonde range for blonde and grey hair is without all the toxic purple & blue dyes! This luxurious shampoo tones your hair and reduces unwanted brassy yellow tones for blonde & grey hair, with the added benefits of Certified Organic ingredients & the natural colours from Red Sweet Potato & Blue Gardenia. That’s right, the shampoo is a rich purple colour derived from plants rather than synthetics! The premium conditioner is fortified with Certified Organic Argan Oil, Vitamin E and Provitamin B5 which moisturise & add shine to your hair leaving it truly healthy. This is the safest & mildest formula available for the care of your blonde or grey hair. Click Here for more information
Info sourced from; http://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2011/02/24/are-you-or-your-family-eating-toxic-food-dyes.aspx & http://www.blisstree.com/2013/01/17/food/blue-dye-toxic-health/