Would you take your engine degreaser outside and wash your face with it? How about use antifreeze solutions to brush your teeth? Or you could make crushed beetles and apply that red dyed makeup to your eyelids. Let’s kick it up just a notch and just use coal tar in our hair as a shampoo. If you’re wondering what coal tar is, it’s the same industrial ingredient used to improve the surface of roads. If this sounds insane to you, then read on my friends. I’ve got a list of raw, organic, and natural ingredients you can find just about anywhere to start your journey to brighter, more beautiful, healthy skin.

Here are some of the best ingredients for natural skin care that you’ve been looking for. Most are versatile and can be used for multiple things. Your skin will love these elements as will your body as it absorbs a little of everything you put on it.  Continue reading “Food For Your Skin”

 

Have you ever popped opened that brand new ruby red lipstick and..bit a huge chunk out of it and swallowed it like a ripe piece of fruit? No?! Well, you might as well start picking out your favorite color lipstick now because the average woman is already digesting about 4 pounds of it during her lifetime.

Only about 11% of over 10.5K ingredients used in all personal-care products are documented and assessed for safety by the U.S. government. In the European region over 1100 ingredients were banned from its usage in cosmetics, whereas in the U.S. only ten ingredients were forbidden. Let that information sink in..along with the 20% of personal-care products all containing at least one chemical linked to cancer. Yikes!

In the European region over 1100 ingredients were banned from its usage in cosmetics, whereas in the U.S. only ten ingredients were forbidden. Let that information sink in.. along with the 20% of personal-care products all containing at least one chemical linked to cancer. Yikes!

Are you thinking about changing your beauty routine to be a little greener? You don’t have to spend an arm and a leg to get a better cleanser or lotion. It’s very attainable. Let’s “greenify” your beauty routine by using organic plant and tree base products.  Continue reading “Educate Yourself in Beauty & Be Better For It”