Shigmo, holi festivities are just around the corner .Goans are all set to celebrate the festival of colours and unrestrained joy!
Safe way to play holi is by using natural colours. Natural colours made out of organic ingredients and herbal or vegetable dyes and are considered safe.
By and large the colours available in the market today are made from highly toxic chemical substances. These colours are also adulterated with glass powder, engine oil, diesel etc. Playing with toxic industrial dyes often results in various skin and hair complaints in a significant number of people immediately following the celebration. Itching of the skin, burning, pain, oozing, and dryness of the scalp are common manifestations noticed. Nausea, headache, breathlessness, eye affections are also among other ailments.