Birchbox unboxing May 2014

Caldrea Body Lotion – in Aloe Water Apricot Fragrance added (likely synthetic), no cones, could be healthier but not bad. This scores a 4 with the cosmetics database (0 is healthiest, 10 is worst.) The synthetic fragrance knocks that down a lot but it does have some other ingredients that are excellent for skin moisturizing so… Continue reading Birchbox unboxing May 2014

Natural Oils SPF – sunscreen alternative

Recently I posted about choosing a more natural healthier sunscreen this summer. I wanted to follow up that article with some information my local co-op grocery store recently posted about natural oils SPF properties. Some in these natural oils even provide the 15-30 SPF range that most people choose when they’re shopping for sunscreen. Source: http://livelovefruit.com/2013/05/natural-sunscreen/… Continue reading Natural Oils SPF – sunscreen alternative

Natural & Organic Shampoo & Conditioner
{My Natural Hair Series Part 1}

  I once heard what sounded like some great advice: if you find a shampoo and conditioner you love, try the hair sprays, volumizers and other styling products in the same brand and you’ll probably end up liking them too. The only problem is that really doesn’t hold true particularly when you hit organic and… Continue reading Natural & Organic Shampoo & Conditioner
{My Natural Hair Series Part 1}