On television, tampons are advertised as a way to prevent leaks and live comfortably while on your period. However, health risks due to menstrual products include toxic shock syndrome, one danger of using tampons.
Natural Beauty & Personal Care
Go natural to help the environment and your health without sacrificing your appearance! Here you’ll find recipes for natural beauty and hygiene products, reviews of organic shampoos, soaps, make-up and more. From household products you can use as cleansors to information on essential oils and more tips to Green your personal care routine!
There are known toxins that can affect human health luring inside your hair conditioner. Learn more about the four major chemicals in commercial products here. In two articles we look at dangerous chemicals in shampoos and conditioners.
Medical studies have shown that synthetic ingredients, pesticide residue, and traces of dioxin in conventional tampons can lead to health issues in women. Learn why organic all-cotton chlorine-free tampons are your best choice.
There are several toxins in today’s commercial shampoos. Learn more about what they are and how they affect the human body.
One of the greatest ways to keep track of the ingredients that come into contact with your body is to make your own organic products at home. Mix and match essential oils and other natural ingredients to create your own shampoos and conditioners for the ultimate in organic hair care.
There are chemical free and organic ways to change the color of your hair. Over a gradual period of time you can achieve your desired color and retain the ability to control the intensity of the shade.
I’m always on the lookout for a good foundation. Given that our skin absorbs everything that we put on it though, we have to be more and more careful about the kinds of foundations that we buy.
Learn how to forgo toxic bath bombs and oils and instead take the natural route.
Are you trying to live a natural life devoid of chemicals and dyes? If so, you have probably head of henna…only, is it really any better for your hair than regular dye?
Instead of using commercial solutions for flea and insect infestations, try creating your own natural remedies.
Learn how you can forgo expensive and toxic dental products and instead make natural remedies for dental care from your home. Find a natural toothpaste and mouthwash.
Vinegar can be a green alternative in many household areas, and laundry is no different.
Instead of purchasing questionable products from large corporations, try taking the DIY ethic to your home hygiene.