Detox bathing and a warning


I recently stocked up on a huge 5 lb bag of baking soda and two 6 lb bags of epsom salt so that I can take regular detox baths using a recipe that I can no longer find in my Facebook page timeline. Read more...

Unacceptable Levels: film to see


If you are one of those people who saw An Inconvenient Truth and had a change of heart about the environment, or saw Food, Inc. and started to think seriously about how you eat, chances are that you learn best in film form. Read more...

Eco-friendly skin care without phthalates : K6 Skin Care


I’m super excited to tell you all about how I solved my conundrum when it comes to finding eco-friendly skin care without phthalates and toxins! I have been searching for a skin care line that does not contain phthalates, parabens, SLS, artificial colors, chemical fillers, etc.,┬ábut also keeps my (aging) skin moisturized and blemish-free. Read more...

Why Crystal Deodorant "doesn’t work"


I’ve finally put together the following vlog that answers one of the questions/comments that I get regularly when I talk about my lifestyle of avoiding toxic chemicals in my beauty and body produccts.

1. What do you use for deodorant?

Part 3 of Skincare/Makeup: Natural-ish acne skincare


I bet you thought I’d forgotten about Part 3 of my natural makeup/skincare series since Part 1 and Part 2 were so long ago!

It’s not that I’d forgotten, it’s just that I really wanted to wait until I could say: “I did it! Read more...