Wednesday, 3 November 2010
Concerned about chemicals?
You are what you eat. So: do you really want to be made of monoammonium L-glutamate, or oxidised polyethylene...? And of course, to a certain extent (even if the specifics are up for debate) you are what you put on your body, too. So iPhone-lovers who are concerned ingredients-watchers will want to download this so-useful App from iTunes - based on the bestselling book The Chemical Maze - which looks at what preservatives and additives are in your food - and how they affect you. Even more relevant to all you beauty-hounds is that it also does the same for the ingredients in cosmetics you're wearing or shopping for, too. Now, we love Apps because you have all the info right at your fingertips when you need it most - in the supermarket or the beauty hall. And we really love this App (recommended to us by Inika's Miranda Bond) because it's is so quick and easy to use: simply enter the E number or ingredient name to get the instant feedback - good, bad or ugly...