With most of us on COVID-19 lockdown getting to the Spa just isn’t an option. But, alas, until things are back to normal, we’ve put together 10 easy steps for a super luxurious (totally organic!) home facial that you will love.
Everyone knows about those ugly dark circles and under eye bags aka puffy eyes. They crop up when we don’t get enough sleep, have too many cocktails, it’s allergy season, and for countless other reasons. But, alas, there is help! These vegan eye creams are natural, organic, and totally effective in reducing dark circles and under eye bags.
Cosmetics and skin care products that Americans use every day really do have a shocking number of chemicals and most are not even regulated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). So, how are we supposed to know which are safe and which cause terrible diseases, like cancer?
We scoured the most up-to-date published research from scientific and medical journals and did some deep digging on 28 of the most commonly used toxic ingredients in health and beauty products you may be using every day. Some are highly toxic, some are not actually toxic even though they have a bad rep, and some are a solid ‘maybe,’ so we laid it all out for you so you can decide for yourself.
When people say that something is “organic,” they mean that it is healthy, clean, and chemical-free. But is this true when organic farmers are allowed to use synthetic pesticides?
The USDA Certified Organic has high standards for farmers who want to call their produce, meats, and dairy “organic.” But even organic farmers are allowed to use about 25 synthetic and non-synthetic pesticides. This issue has caused some mistrust with organic products.
But most people don’t know that conventional products, meaning everything not organic, uses more than 35,000 pesticides; many of which have been scientifically and even legally proven to cause harm to humans, yet the EPA insists these pesticides are safe for humans and continues to allow us to consume them.
Chemicals in hair care products can contribute to hair thinning and hair loss by making hair follicles dormant. Just Natural, aka Just Nutritive, uses more than 250 all natural ingredients packed with potent vitamins, minerals, proteins, essential fatty acids, enzymes, and amino acids to wake up those sleepy hair follicles and transform hair into something exceptional.