Toxic deodorant

One of the most toxic products in your bathroom is your deodorant. Non-toxic deodorant is one of the more difficult products to find non-toxic alternatives for.  That’s because the vast majority of deodorants & antiperspirants have at least some of the ingredients listed below: Aluminum  is the most abundant metal in the earth’s crust and …

Toxic shower gel

We shower every day and every day we use shower gel. Well, guess what? That shower gel you use is most probably toxic and poisoning you slowly. It might say "all natural" on the bottle, have a lovely design with with plants and flowers on it. It might even be specifically written paraben free. Unfortunately, …

Toxic toothpaste

We all use toothpaste twice, hopefully three times a day, for healthy and beautiful teeth. The problem is that most commercial brands of toothpaste include in average 5 to 10 toxic chemicals which slowly harm your teeth and intoxicate your body: fluoride is an endocrine disruptor which causes cancer and disrupts your immune system. Triclosan …

A natural and cheaper alternative to expensive facial and body creams

Face and body creams are not only full of chemicals and endocrine disruptors but they also tend to be quite expensive, especially if you purchase a high quality organic cream to avoid those chemicals…  But there is a very easy and simple solution to those 2 problems: vegetable oils. Adapted to your skin type and …

Toxic Laundry

It is startling to me to see how many people are oblivious to the dangers of commercial laundry detergents. The vast majority of the folks I know still purchase their detergent based on their favourite brand and its smell, or on which one is on sale. If you also do, then please take the time …

Declutter yes but…

As a new year resolution, decluttering my house is on the top of my list. Inspired by Marie Kondo and the decluttering hype, I have already managed to organize several rooms in the house. However, one big problem about decluttering that nobody mentions is how it contributes to the dramatic existing waste problem. Seriously, watching …