The FDA calls out Brazilian Blowout for “false and misleading statements”

It's been a while since I wrote about the Brazilian Blowout controversy and there have been a few newsworthy updates recently! Luckily, the word has gotten out about the dangers of formaldehyde-laden smoothing treatments, so it's not quite as shocking as it was late last year, but there are unfortunately still shady companies refusing to ...

Brazilian Blowout Back in the Hot Seat

Alexandra Spunt, co-author of No More Dirty Looks, writes: Oh, how revenge can be sweet! You may recall a few months back I wrote a guest post about my pretty awful experience with a certain formaldehyde-laced hair treatment. In fact, the Brazilian blowout (a.k.a keratin hair straightening treatment and other misleading names) was the very ...