The Case Against Fragrance
Language: English | EPUB / MOBI | ISBN-10: 1925355950 | 2017 | 208 pages | 0.3 MB / 0.5 MB
Kate Grenville had always associated perfume with elegance and beauty―then the headaches started. Like perhaps a quarter of the population, Grenville reacts badly to the artificial fragrances around us: other people’s perfumes, and all those scented cosmetics, cleaning products, and air fresheners. On a book tour in 2015, dogged by ill health, she started wondering: What’s in fragrance? Who tests it for safety? What does it do to people?