It has been scientifically proven that certain chemicals and other endocrine disruptors can have a long-term impact on fertility. Certain cleaning products, but also cosmetics (e.g. hair colouring, perfume …), food packaging, textiles or plastics may contain substances that can cause harm in high doses. In case of any concerns, you can find a
plant-based variant. For hair dye, you may prefer products without ammonia. Wash or rinse fruit and vegetables before eating them, use kitchen equipment free of plastic and Teflon, air your home frequently and opt for clothing made of natural materials. The High Health Council (2015) advises the general population not to use deodorants, etc., after hair removal or in damaged skin.