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The Truth About Borax In Skincare

Borax and skincare can be a controversial (and sometimes confusing) topic. The truth about borax in skincare is certainly something I’ve tried to understand for a long time. As I began investigating borax, it became clear that many differing opinions exist regarding its safety. Today I’d like to share my findings with you and explain the conclusion I have reached concerning …

Moisturizing DIY PH Balanced Shampoo

Trying The No Poo Life I’ll admit that I happily hopped on the no-poo bandwagon last year. My husband was eager to try water washing, so I used him as my case study towards this shampoo-less lifestyle. I wasn’t brave enough to try it on myself yet, but he didn’t mind me experimenting on him. I’ll frequently shove a spoonful …

Learn how to make a hydrating winter body scrub out of healthy ingredients that will exfoliate, nurture, and moisturize your dry winter skin.

Hydrating Winter Body Scrub

With the start of the new year comes our plans to recalibrate ourselves and either refocus on, expand, or start our healthy living routines. In fact, the new year is the perfect time to make a decision to no longer use toxic products in our lives, especially on our body. My personal journey into living a DIY #LifeFromScratch started when I was …

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Nourishing DIY Hair Oil…no more dry, brittle hair!

You may have caught wind that I do not wash my hair that often. No…I do not stink, and yes…I feel as though my hair is much more healthy by NOT washing it everyday. Our hair needs a protective coating of natural oil to keep it in tip-top shape. Too much washing will strip away this protective coating and will …

WooBamboo Eco-Friendly, Green Toothbrush Review - You Need This!

Saving The World (& my health), One Toothbrush At A Time!

Disclosure: I got this product as part of an advertorial. Well, that title might sound a little dramatic, but in a way…it’s true! I received two WooBamboo! toothbrushes to review. You might be thinking… Yeah, and who cares about a toothbrush!?? Well, me. I do. And maybe you should, too. From WooBamboo!’s website… There are over 7 billion people in …