Photo credit: Nest Design Group Hi ho, hi ho…it’s off to bed I go. Phew, have you been following me through Part I and Part II of this series? If not, you’ll wanna catch up by reading the first two now. This has been a bit eye-opening in terms of how many products I use… Read More
Healthy Personal Care
Cosmetic Lies in Pink Disguise: The Top 10 Ingredients to Avoid!
It’s October which is synonymous with National Breast Cancer Awareness. We’ve discussed Pinkwashing here before (Pinkwashing: A Growing Concern) and this time, chemist and industry expert, David Pollock, is releasing a warning regarding “pinkwashing” practices common in the beauty industry. The term pinkwashing refers to the sale of items that contain ingredients that are known… Read More
A Day in the Life of Lisa: My Green Product Routine – Part II
Did you catch the first part of this post? If not, you’ll want to read it HERE. After all, you wouldn’t watch Bridget Jones’s Diary 2 without first watching part one, now would you? Like Bridget Jones, many of us gals have fallen for a bad boy (or two, or three?). So, dating is kinda… Read More
The Most Dangerous Chemicals in Your Beauty Products
If you don’t know by now, your skin is your largest organ. But, do you also realize that our skin absorbs 60% of any topical product we use – or – that the average woman wears 515 chemicals…each day?! I recently did a post, A Day in the Life of Lisa: Discover My Daily Green… Read More
A Day in the Life of Lisa: Discover My Daily Green Product Routine!
Per a request from readers who have repeatedly asked what products I use throughout my daily regimen, I thought it would be fun to have you, our fabulous community join me for a typical day as I channel my inner Mister Rogers. I’ll point out each product I use and approve (don’t worry, no shoe… Read More
Lemon Rosemary Foot Soak
Hi New Friends! Becca here, from The Dabblist. I blog about recipes, DIY tutorials, life hacks and all around inspiration to create a happy and healthy life. Today, I invite you to take a moment for some self-care. Just 20 minutes for a simple, homemade indulgence. All you need is to take some deep, cleansing… Read More
Are You Being MisLEAD? Red Lips. Bright Paint. High Price.
Most of us today are aware of the serious health repercussions associated with lead. We may go to great lengths to avoid exposing ourselves and our loved ones to this heavy metal and neurotoxin that can cause learning, language and behavioral problems. We avoid purchasing toys made in countries where lead is still acceptable for… Read More
Frizz Free Can Be Flat-Out Dangerous!
ByAva Anderson I have been battling hair frizz frustrations for years now with the help of blow dryers, straighteners, curlers and products…lots of products. And, although I have heard all of the miraculous stories about the Brazilian Blowout I, personally, have never been tempted to undergo this treatment. Here is why: 1.) It is Carcinogenic… Read More