While originally published way back in 2010, this information doesn't seem to be reaching all those that are interested. We decided to repost this info as it is hardly outdated. If anything, there is ever more research to show that this is true and problematic. In case you didn't know: 3,163 ingredients hide behind the word "fragrance". (Actually it is 3,999+ now.) Continue reading
Controversy surrounding a recent Gillette ad by Precter & Gamble (P&G) has led some to initiate boycotts of Gillette and Procter & Gamble products. My goal is not to focus on assessment of their ad. Rather, I would like to redirect all this attention to a serious problem that has been created by P&G, and other consumer product manufacturers. Read on to learn how to protect yourself and your family.
Our new dish soap does a wonderful job of cleaning dishes while being completely safe and natural. Available in two scents: Spring Citrus and Summer Tea. Initially we will be offering 16oz bottles, but if there is sufficient demand we will also offer 32oz refill bottles.
We have long supported the mission of the EWG to educate the public about the health hazards of many personal care product ingredients, and how to choose products that contain only safe ingredients. So we are happy to report (though not surprised) that Continue reading
Concerns about toxic ingredients are not limited to personal care or body care type products. Toxicity problems can involve a wide variety of products that people use on a regular basis.
The following article from Everyday Health by Aly Cohen, MD, FACR, provides a good reminder about some of the things that you should try to avoid.