Get Better Hair!

Haircare was not first on my list of products to switch when I started to switch to safer personal care products - I figured, hey it's not on my head that long and then I wash it out - it's not like I'm eating it, or slathering it all over my skin to be absorbed.  There have been two articles posted by NPR and Times Magazine that highlighted the dangers of the ingredients in our hair care products.  Prefer to watch a video, check out this 12 minute speech from Gregg Renfrew (Beautycounter's … [Read more...]

Healthy Toxin Free (Clean) Laundry

Part of my clean living adventure has included cleaning up my cleaning supplies and laundry detergent.  I listened to this awesome podcast that told the story of Molly Suds.  It's a pretty sad story, but created a really awesome product. I love their tagline, "the wise choice for people against toxins." I chose the laundry powder because it's more economical, and I picked the one that has the peppermint scent with peppermint essential oils. I currently use Dr. Bronner's peppermint … [Read more...]