Lotions and Potions: Non-Toxic Body Lotions

Body Lotions Body lotion is a great item to switch because most of us aren’t that attached to a particular brand. It’s also something we get a lot of exposure to: we smear it all over our body and it absorbs all day! My fave body lotions: Acure Organics Ah, I love these body lotions.… Read More »

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Nail it! Non-Toxic Nail Polish | Makeup Detox

Oh gawd. Life without nail polish… is it worth living? Well you don’t need to decide because there are non-toxic nail polish options available. There are two types of non-toxic nail polish: water-based and 5-free (or 3-free). Water-based are, well water-based. I’ve tried two brands (Scotch and Honeybee Gardens) and I’ve found the polish to… Read More »

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Give Pits a Chance: Non-Toxic Deodorants | Makeup Detox

Ah, deodorant. It’s not easy to switch, but it’s one of the more important items to detox in your beauty routine. Why? A disproportionate amount of breast tumors are found in the upper/outer quadrant of the breast. Some researchers believe this is due to applying deodorant and anti-perspirant every day – that the chemicals are… Read More »

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Be Nice To Your Lady Parts: Non-Toxic Tampons and Personal Care | Makeup Detox

Your vajay-jay is precious. It’s also one of the most absorbent areas of the body, so it’s important to think about what we put on/in our darling lady jewels (oh you know the euphemisms are just gonna keep on coming). Baddie No-No Ingredients in Mainstream Tampons and Pads Fragrances As I’ve mentioned many times on… Read More »

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Non-Toxic Sun Safety | Makeup Detox

Vitamin D and Sunscreen Let me tell you a story. A few years ago, it was summer. I was spending a fair amount of time outside and rarely using sunscreen. I was also taking 1000 IU of Vitamin D a day. I was shocked when a routine blood test showed I was deficient in Vitamin… Read More »

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All Natural Skincare | Makeup Detox

Truth? I’ve never been one to spend lots of money on fancy skincare lotions, potions and creams. I don’t believe what we do externally makes that much difference – our skin is a reflection of our inner health and even our emotional well-being (hello stress breakouts). Even so, it’s important to have a skincare regimen… Read More »

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Non-Toxic Hair Dyes and Treatments | Makeup Detox

I remember my grade 7 perm. It was horrible. I even teased my bangs to match. What a strange time the 80’s were. Luckily perms have gone out of fashion, for both style and health reasons. But other hair treatments have become the trend, and if you ask me? Avoid them. Your hair is your… Read More »

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Non-Toxic Hair Styling Products | Makeup Detox

Many of my fave natural hair products come from the same companies as my favorite shampoos… don’t mess with success, right? Again keep in mind I have thick hair prone to frizziness – if you have the opposite, I’m not sure these will work for you, but worth a try. Giovanni 2Chic>>Leave-In Conditioning and Styling… Read More »

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Natural Shampoo Will Give You More Good Hair Days (Seriously) | Makeup Detox

If you haven’t detoxed any beauty products yet, this is a great one to start with. Mainstream shampoo, aside from containing some nasties which we’ll get to, strips your hair and scalp. It leaves your hair frizzy, poufy and looking less than stellar. If you’ve had a few too many bad hair days lately, read… Read More »

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Natural Face Highlighters Swatches | Makeup Detox

Face highlighters (used on the cheekbone) give such a nice dewy glow – have you ever tried them? Now’s the time. Here’s a video of me showing 4 options, all under 10$! Silk Naturals – creme blush (the color Avalanche isn’t available anymore but there are similar ones) The All Natural Face – vegan bronzer in… Read More »

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