Monthly Archives: April 2010

Sunscreen Organic

Is your sunscreen organic?  Summer is fast approaching and protecting your skin from the harmful UV rays is important.  There are so many brands of sun protection on the market, how do you know what works and what doesn’t? There … Continue reading

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Lavender Skin Care

Lavender skin care has been around for centuries. Lavender was commonly used in Roman baths to restore the skin. It is used today for it’s calming and relaxing qualities and is moisturizing to the skin. The essential oil is extracted … Continue reading

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Triclosan under investigation from USDA.

Triclosan (used in toothpaste, soap, and hand sanitizer) is being investigated by the USDA. The FDA noted that an animal study showed this chemical may alter hormone regulation. Children are especially at risk for this chemical absorbing into their bloodstream. … Continue reading

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Clean Skin Care

Today’s skin care products are so laden with chemicals yet the average consumer is unaware of the harmful effects these toxins cause. People are demanding healthier products and want clean skin care. Keep an eye on the ingredient list when … Continue reading

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Steps to Keep Your Skin Organic

Somewhere in time cosmetic companies decided it was a good idea to add chemicals to skin care while luring us into thinking that these products actually helped our skin. The movement today is to get back to basics and quit … Continue reading

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