What’s best for our health and the planet can also be great for our bank accounts. All it takes is shifting how we spend our money and our time.
The Environmental Working Group’s Skin Deep database celebrated its 10th anniversary this summer. We connected with one of the original study participants to see how this initiative changed her perspective on personal-care products a decade ago.
Although the Minnesota ban won’t go into effect until 2017, it’s possible that manufacturers will begin to phase out the questionable ingredient before then.
Editorial Intern, Casie Leigh Lukes, on washing her face with coconut oil and making natural bug repellant.
Listen in as Experience Life senior editor Courtney Helgoe discusses safe cosmetics with Stacy Malkan.
Photo courtesy of Flickr As a teenager, I bought all my clothes at the Salvation Army, and all my shampoo at Aveda. I could handle holes in my jeans and skirts hiked up with safety pins, but the smell of my products was non-negotiable. It had to be plant-based perfection or nothing. It might come… Read more »