You can Dye your Hair Naturally! Studies show that roughly 65% of women dye their hair, so odds are you’ve experienced the over-the-counter hair dyes you can find at any drug store. You also might have noticed the alarming amount of chemicals in each one. The National Cancer Institute (NCI) states that over 5,000 different [...]
Why should you switch cosmetics products? A new study led by researchers at UC Berkeley has demonstrated how taking even a short break from various chemicals cosmetics, shampoos, and other personal care products can lead to a substantial drop in the levels of hormone-disrupting chemicals present within the body. The results from the study were published in the [...]
With natural cosmetics its time to create your natural make up as well! If you’ve ever turned over your beloved container of foundation, lipstick, blush, or bronzer, you’ve likely read a long list of ingredients you can’t pronounce. While many brands advertise themselves as being “natural” or even “organic,” the truth is, many of these [...]
Is you face wash clean or contains dangerous chemicals? What the Ingredients in Your Face Wash Really Do and How You Can Make All Natural Versions Your skin is your largest organ and the way that a lot of good stuff can get into your system. Things like vitamin D and other nutrients are absorbed [...]
Why You Should Stop Using Hand Soap With Triclosan Today Why Should You Care? Tricoslan is added to hand soaps and other products like toothpaste, deodorants, eye shadows, and moisturizers due to its “antibacterial” action. Sounds good, right? Actually, the concern about triclosan is growing. The marketing of hand-soap as having “anti-bacterial” properties because they [...]
What are GMOs? GMOs, or “genetically modified organisms,” are plants or animals that have been genetically engineered with DNA from bacteria, viruses or other plants and animals. These experimental combinations of genes from different species cannot occur in nature or in traditional crossbreeding.
Be aware! Formaldehyde-releasing preservatives: DMDM hydantoin, diazolidinyl urea, imidazolidinyl urea, methenamine, quaternium-15, and sodium hydroxymethylglycinate.
So you want to clean your beauty products but you're feeling overwhelmed. That's OK.... Just as a green lawn starts with a seed and the right conditions to grow, you can't go 100% green in an instant. So, start small, and start by replacing three regularly used products for a healthier and greener you. 1) [...]
Modern children are being poisoned like never before in the history of human civilization.No wonder the rate of autism in America has skyrocketed to 1 in 88 children over the last few decades, putting autism squarely in the "epidemic" category. The CDC knows full well why autism rates are exploding across America, but instead of [...]
Toxic chemicals In Cosmetics to stay away from We often read these names on traditional skin care products. whats so bad about these weird names...read more about the downsides of chemicals cosmetic Sodium Lauryl Sulphate (SLS) is found in most shampoos and toothpaste. It is a known skin irritant and is absorbed through the skin [...]