Category Archives for "Shower Filters"
I am stunned by the fact that there are so many articles online trying to make money by promoting ‘hard water shower filters’ or ‘hard water showerhead softeners’. This is because I spent a week poring through scientific articles and talking to shower filter manufacturers. And now, if you were to ask me- do hard […]Continue reading
A few weeks ago, I realized that almost all shower filters articles on the internet are half wrong. For instance, there are so many prominent blogs that promote KDF shower filters as ‘water softening showerheads. Anyone who knows how KDF works, knows that it cannot soften water. So much mis-information. I can’t imagine how so […]Continue reading
Ionic shower heads have become kind of popular in recent times. But, do negative ion shower heads really work? I don’t believe they do because I could not find any real science behind the claims their manufacturers make. FYI- if you have a large amount of chlorine in your water, you should definitely get a chlorine […]Continue reading
Showering won’t cause eczema or psoriasis- they are caused by a variety of other factors. If you already do suffer from these skin diseases, your condition may get aggravated by showering. This is because of hard water minerals(not applicable if you get soft water) and chlorine, which usually IS present in the water. These two […]Continue reading
The reason that your hot shower may be triggering your asthma is due to a class of contaminants in your water called Volatile Organic Compounds(VOCs). In fact, if this is the case, even a cold shower will leave you breathless. Firstly, all asthma patients do not have the same triggers. For instance, some asthmatics might […]Continue reading