Detoxifying Clothing and Bedding: A Thorough Guide

Sadly, many people are wearing clothing that has been washed with toxic laundry soaps and fabric softeners.  After repeated washings our clothes become incorporated with the chemicals and dyes from the detergents. Since toxins can enter the body not only by inhalation through the respiratory tract, but also by absorption through the skin our bodies receive a double dose from these scented toxic…

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The Importance of End-Product Testing

In the US cosmetics and personal care products, typically mixtures of 5-20 individual ingredients, are generally self-regulated. The United States and Food and Drug Administration’s guidance is limited to advising manufacturers that their products should be “…safe under labeled or customary conditions of use,” although no formal standard exists for this term. Products may be […]

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Our Favorite Gifts for New Moms

Having your first child is like entering a whole new world. Although 2 billion other woman inhabit this new-mom planet, it feels completely foreign until you yourself walk its surface. At least that’s how I felt. For me personally, it was never lonely or scary – just so new, and thus the biggest learning curve […]

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