Why so glum sir? Democracy NOW! – DN! Do you know what’s in the personal care products that you use? Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D–IL) introduced legislation Tuesday night that would toughen safety standards for beauty products and require regular government testing for hazardous ingredients. We host a debate between Stacy Malkan, founder of the Campaign … Continue reading
http://storyofcosmetics.org The Story of Cosmetics, released on July 21st, 2010, examines the pervasive use of toxic chemicals in our everyday personal care products, from lipstick to baby shampoo. Produced with Free Range Studios and hosted by Annie Leonard, the seven-minute film by The Story of Stuff Project reveals the implications for consumer and worker health … Continue reading
All that and then some, NaturOli. These flowers go out to the folks at NaturOli. I need to let my readers know up front that my opinion cannot be bought. I am not paid by anyone to do positive write-ups. When I write about a special product it is for one reason only. It is … Continue reading
This pure and luscious recipe is from Elizabeth Seward of planet green. (Note from NurtureNature!: Take it a step further and make all the ingredients organic! Make sure to keep refrigerated as it has water in it and it doesn’t have preservatives!) Total Ingredient List 3/4 cup of Almond Oil 1/3 cup of Coconut Oil … Continue reading
This simple eco-luscious recipe is from Kara DiCamillo of Treehugger “…try this homemade solution that works overnight. It consists of sugar that gently sloughs away rough patches, coconut oil that moisturizes and lemon juice that lightens pigment discoloration and brightens skin. We bet it works for feet as well if you’re getting them ready to … Continue reading
HOMEMADE MOISTURIZERS Recipes from http://www.skincareresourcecenter.com Most of these will not last more than three days in the fridge Healthy Glow Moisturizer * Juice of 1 lime * 1/4 cup milk, boiled * 2 tablespoons good quality olive oil * Mix well and refrigerate after use Super Soft Moisturizer * 1 teaspoon honey * 1 tablespoon … Continue reading
This terrific post offers up the easy tips and sound advise for those of us who like simple, honest, and effective solutions. Big kudos to the author, Stancie Wilson of feelgoodstyle.com 10 Easy Ways To Save Big On Natural And Organic Beauty Products And Keep More Green In Your Wallet : Feelgood Style.