Shower Filter Studies Demonstrate Their Importance

Posted by newmarketnaturals on 1/24/2015 to Water Facts
Chlorine is a necessary element in our water systems as it keeps bacteria from developing. However, studies have shown that hot showers often cause chlorine to be inhaled and absorbed through the skin pores. When inside the human body, chlorine can cause some problematic side effects, such as rashes, allergies and respiratory problems.

Water Filters Can Save Your Life

Posted by Administrator on 12/1/2014
Chemicals added to drinking water linked to causing cancer 

When you drink a glass of water you may think you are making a healthy decision but what is in that water that you can't see?

The Advantage of Blue Tooth Shower Head Filters

Posted by Administrator on 11/1/2014
The digital age of showering has arrived! In today's fast pace of multi-tasking where it appears that we are doing numerous things simultaneously to save time, energy and money and “try to get it all done,” why not include your morning shower into the mix?

Chemicals And Pollutants In Drinking Water: A Serious Health Risk

Posted by Administrator on 11/1/2014
Many people are taking notice of the benefits of using a water filter system for their drinking water. They immediately notice that the taste of the water is cleaner because chemicals are filtered out of the water. Having clean water is easily achieved by a water filter, refrigerator water filter or whole house water filter.

Fluoride Drinking Water Is A Danger To Infants, Children & Pregnant Women: the Only Solution is a Water Filter

Posted by Administrator on 11/1/2014 to Fluoride Facts
Fluoride Drinking Water Is A Danger To Infants, Children & Pregnant Women: the Only Solution is a Water Filter
You may have heard proposed health benefits about the treatment of fluoride in water, but even if those benefits were legit, what about the risks?

Solve Dry Skin Issues with a Shower Filter

Posted by Administrator on 10/1/2014
Do you have dry skin and hair that gets worse in the winter? Have you tried moisturizers, lotions and humidifiers but get little relief?

Shower Filters Are Easy to Install

Posted by Administrator on 3/1/2014 to Tips & Suggestions
WATCH THESE VIDEOS and you will see for yourself how easy it is to install a shower filter. Whether you purchase a stationary or hand-held model filter, you can do it in minutes;the only tool you may need is a pair of pliers.

Filtering Water "For The Go"

Posted by Administrator on 2/1/2014
Filtering your drinking water “on the go” or “for the go” is a lot easier than you may think. We are all quite busy these days with jobs, school, appointments, kid's activities and a plethora of other things that keep us occupied and often distracted from the one thing that matters most in our life, and that’s our health and the health of our family.

Omica Powered Shower Filters

Posted by Administrator on 10/1/2013
Since 1992, Shower Filter Store has been on the cutting edge of shower filtration, vigilant in a search to continually offer its customers the best of what a filtered shower can offer; from effectiveness and design to function and spray options. Our newest filtered shower discovery is called OMICA. It effectively removes not only chlorine and traces of heavy metals but also removes Fluoride and VOCs, volatile organic compounds such as herbicides and pesticides.

Tips for Choosing the Right Shower Filter

Posted by Administrator on 10/1/2013 to Tips & Suggestions
Wouldn't it be nice to say “Goodbye” to Chlorine in your Shower? Imagine, starting your day with a chlorine-free shower, refreshing – rejuvenating and invigorating without chemical smells, burning eyes and itchy skin.

Bottled Water & Water Filters: The Dirty Truth

Posted by Administrator on 9/1/2013
Unfiltered tap water doesn't always taste so great. So when we buy bottled water, we expect to get a cool, refreshing, clean, safe drinking alternative. Bottled water is a $100 Billion a year industry and over half of Americans drink it (1). Use of bottled water is skyrocketing globally, with America leading the pack. Americans drank 9 billion gallons of bottled water in 2008 (1). The labels are pretty, the bottles look nice and make the water look pure, and it’s convenient. But what do we really know about bottled water?

Fluoride In Our Water: Informed Consent and Medical Ethics

Posted by Administrator on 8/1/2013 to Fluoride Facts
Medical ethics is a field of study that has evolved a great deal over history. Medical ethics is the “system of moral principles that apply values and judgments to the practice of medicine” (1). In the not so distant past, unwitting people were regularly used as research experiments, even as recently as the notorious Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment that extended over four decades from the 1930s to the 1970s in which the effects of untreated syphilis on black men in Tuskegee, Alabama were studied without their informed consent.

Shower Filters and Shower Heads: a Match Made In Heaven

Posted by newmarketnaturals on 7/1/2013 to Water Facts
There are numerous different chlorine removal shower filter models; some come with a shower head that incorporates the chlorine filter. You can simply turn a dial and adjust the spray setting as well as the spray direction. Many people prefer such shower heads that have an adjustable 3-8 way sprays.

Chlorinated Water in the Shower - Purify Your Morning with a Shower Filter

Posted by newmarketnaturals on 4/4/2013 to Water Facts
Every month we find more evidence supporting the importance of removing chlorine from the shower.  The following is an excerpt from some of the best documented information that ShowerFilterStore.com has found in 10 years on the subject of chlorinated water in the shower.

The Alchemy of Copper and Zinc: How Shower Filters Remove Chlorine

Posted by newmarketnaturals on 3/5/2013 to Water Facts
How do copper-zinc shower filters remove chlorine from water? This fortuitous, accidental discovery is what makes hot water filtration possible for the shower filters we offer. Copper and zinc are two rather dissimilar metals that, when combined, can produce modern-day alchemy in everyday life.

Shower Filters – why they're important to have

Posted by newmarketnaturals on 1/24/2013 to Water Facts
Shower filters may seem like something you could live without, but often many important things are hidden in the smallest of details. One of the main purposes of the filters is to remove as much of the chlorine used to disinfect water as possible. Together with other disinfecting agents, chlorine can be dangerous to our organisms even if it is not ingested.

Shower filters are a must for your beauty and health

Posted by newmarketnaturals on 1/1/2013 to Water Facts
Taking a shower seems harmless in most cases. But there are hidden things happening during your morning shower, things you need to be aware of. Chlorine, radon and other waterborne gases are harming your skin affecting your blood streams when they reach that level. Due to hot water, the skin pores open, letting in all these chemicals that are absorbed in your body causing not only beauty related issues, but even health ones.

Why Chlorine Filters Matter: Chlorinated Water Exposure may boost Your Risk of Cancer -

Posted by newmarketnaturals on 1/1/2013 to Water Facts
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Drinking, bathing or swimming in chlorinated water may increase the risk of bladder cancer, a new study shows.The findings are the first to suggest that these chemicals can be harmful when they are inhaled or absorbed through the skin, as well as when they are ingested, Dr. Cristina M. Villanueva of the Municipal Institute of Medical Research in Barcelona, and colleagues note.

Skin Absorption and VOCs: How Shower Filters Can Protect Your Family

Posted by newmarketnaturals on 12/20/2012 to Water Facts
The Role of Skin Absorption as a Route of Exposure for Volatile Organic Compounds
American Journal of Public Health
, 1984, 74:479-484

Oxidation Reduction Potential or Redox (ORP)

Posted by newmarketnaturals on 12/17/2012 to Water Facts
ORP stands for Oxidation Reduction Potential (also known as "Redox").

What Our Water Filters Will Remove - Full Specs on the Best Filters in the Industry!

Posted by newmarketnaturals on 12/13/2012
Most people regard a hot shower or bath as one of life’s little pleasures. However, what many don’t regard is the danger of chlorine in the water. Although chlorine is universally used to disinfect water, it is not safe for drinking, showering or bathing.

Chlorine and Your Shower

Posted by newmarketnaturals on 12/1/2012 to Water Facts
Taking long, hot showers is a health risk, according to research presented last week in Anaheim, California, at a meeting of the American Chemical Society. Showers—and to a lesser extent baths—lead to a greater exposure to toxic chemicals contained in water supplies than does drinking water.

Skin Absorption of Contaminants In Water: Why Shower Filters are Important

Posted by newmarketnaturals on 12/1/2012
Several EPA surveys, taken during the last several years, indicate that both finished and ground water supplies throughout the United States have been contaminated with volatile organic compounds. The compounds and concentrations vary considerably by location but are generally highest in the industrialized areas east of the Mississippi River.

How our Water Filters Remove Chlorine and Lead and Purifies Water

Posted by newmarketnaturals on 12/1/2012 to Water Facts
The state-of-the-art technology that filters chlorine, sulfur, smell, rust water and traces of heavy metals in The ShowerFilterStore Filter is multi-fold. We use a copper-zinc filtration media and Chlorgon™ (mineral salts). Our “Rainshow’r®” bath filter uses a copper-zinc media and quartz crystals.

Water: The Foundation of the Body - Protect your Body with a Water Filter

Posted by newmarketnaturals on 12/1/2012 to Water Facts
You Are What You Drink and Bathe In!