Quick Tips & Facts » September/October ‘10
Ketchup – When the swimming pool leaves your hair a tinge green, grab some Heinz ketchup when you shower next. Ketchup’s acid neutralizes the chemicals in the pool that make your hair turn on you. So scrub a handful into your wet scalp, let sit for 15 minutes and shampoo like normal. Now who would have thought?
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$211 million – amount spent on dietary supplements for menopausal symptoms in 1999. $377 million – amount spent in 2007. 11% – The percentage of 10,500 chemical ingredients in personal care products that the US has evaluated for safety and health. Source: The Campaign for Safe Cosmetics