Talking to friends and colleagues recently reveals that consumers have grave concerns about the ingredients that are in their hair shampoos. In particular, which ingredients are harmful to us? Reading materials on the internet and coffee talks with friends have left many feeling uneasy. Inevitably, I get a spillover of some of their questions. In this series, we will discuss the nature of chemicals commonly associated with shampoos and how they impact us as the end users.
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