Posts Tagged ‘keratin straightening treatments’


September 13th, 2011

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 […]

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April 21st, 2011

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 […]

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