Travelling a lot on public transport and having quite a sensitive nose, I feel assailed and almost overcome sometimes with the smells of all the chemicals we put on our bodies -
soap, bodywash, shampoo, conditioner, hair food (!? have just spotted an ad for this), hair spray, body spray, foot spray, aftershave, deodorant, perfume, make up, moisturiser, toothpaste, breath freshener, mouth wash, washing powder, fabric conditioner, dry cleaning fluids.....
I want to shout 'People! You do know that all this goes into your bloodstream don't you?'
But I don't.
Some pollution is self inflicted!
This morning when I came down to the sitting room the combined smells of lilies and quince were enchanting...