• Expert Advice
  • Easy Switches for Chemical-Free Cleaning

    CleaningWoman

    News flash: Scrubbing bubbles, chlorine bleach and strong chemicals are out. These days, a sparkling clean, great-smelling home comes courtesy of natural household cleaners that safely, effectively remove dirt and grime. Here’s more about healthy swaps to make in your cleaning cupboard. Say NO to asthma-inducing spray cleaners. Many of […]

  • Skin Care & Beauty
  • Trending Now: 5 New Oils to Look For

    Oils&Rock

    We’re constantly fascinated by the amazing beauty treatments nature has provided—and indigenous people have been using for centuries. Here are the latest exotic discoveries that are making their way into natural skin and hair care formulations. Mongongo Oil Processed or dry hair gets a big dose of nourishment and protection […]

  • Skin Care & Beauty
  • Beauty Without Borders

    HerbHands

    Every country has its own beauty culture…we’ve traveled the globe to find unique ingredients, philosophies and practices that inspire us to embrace the best of beauty worldwide. Here are a few of our favorite global beauty lines. Biodynamic farming produces pure and potent plants. The biodynamic farming movement was founded […]

  • Health Conditions
  • The 411 on Allergies

    Allergies

    Do you suffer from springtime allergies? Itchy eyes and runny nose don’t have to be an inevitability—there are a variety of ways to support your body’s ability to reduce the allergic response. First, let’s look at how allergies work. Allergens (e.g. pollen) are for some reason seen as an invader […]