4 ways to get clean, glossy hair

4 ways to get clean, glossy hair

Many more of us are searching out more natural, lower chemical haircare, for health or environmental reasons, or just because we prefer them – so Giki set out to find the facts. How easy is it for us to find these products in the supermarket or on the high street? We...
Want to cut down on Parabens?

Want to cut down on Parabens?

BEEN THINKING OF CUTTING DOWN ON PARABENS? – HERE’S WHAT THEY ARE AND HOW TO DO IT 1 in 10 skin and haircare products contain parabens. At the same time hundreds of products in the UK sell themselves as being “free from” these very same chemicals. What’s...
Chemicals hiding in your make-up

Chemicals hiding in your make-up

They make us sparkle, glow and even radiate. They cover up the blemishes, hide our spots or camouflage our bags. But while they make us feel beautiful on the outside, can we be confident about their effects on our insides! As part of Breast Cancer UK’s Prevention...
What’s hiding in the kids’ bathtub?

What’s hiding in the kids’ bathtub?

At Giki, we looked at over 100 children’s bathing products, which you can buy in the supermarket, and found that nearly half of them contained chemicals which carry some health risks. Many consumers, scientists and NGOs have been raising concerns about exposure to...