In this episode, the podcast explores the chemical and cultural issues around Black hair care and interview scientists and activists who are working to ensure that safer products are available.
Many “formaldehyde-free” hair straighteners do not technically contain formaldehyde, but contain other chemicals that release formaldehyde under high heat, necessary in order for these straightening treatments to work.
Tips from WVE's Beauty and Its Beast report and from stylists and salon owners working to detox beauty.
Are you a stylist or client who's been affected by toxic Brazilian Blowout? You may be able to receive compensation from the company!