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Is Fragrance-Free A Marketing Catch-Phrase That's Causing More Harm Than Good?

My husband has sensitive skin. Products with questionable ingredients make their presence know after a couple of uses. The telltale sign of a cluster of tiny red pimples form on his skin. Recently, I purchased a fragrance-free, toxic-free laundry detergent that is supposed to clean your clothes like new. I’d heard a lot about the product, so I decided to give it a try. After a couple of days, my husband developed a red streak of tiny pimples going down his leg. He asked if I used a new laundry detergent. I replied, “Yes, but it’s fragrance-free and non-toxic.” Usually scented detergents cause his skin to react. That was the only change in products coming in contact with his skin....

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