Clean Living

3 Ways To Reuse Your Empties

18th April 2021

Do you have any empty or nearly empty amber glass jars in your home? Do you recycle your empty beauty jars after you use them? Or have you joined the #reuserevolution and are reusing your beauty products? If you answered yes to any of these questions or even if you’d like to start today, keep […]

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Clean Beauty—and Why It’s Important

7th April 2021

Clean beauty products are made without ingredients shown or suspected to harm human health. For years, I had been naively using beauty products that contained toxic chemicals. I was ignoring the ingredients in my beauty products because I was fed up with trying new products and yoyo dieting to reduce how many spots I had […]

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5 Common Endocrine Disruptors—and How to Avoid Them

10th March 2021

I hear you, what on earth is an endocrine disruptor? The endocrine system is a network of hormone-producing glands that plays a vital role in all phases of our body’s development, metabolism, and reproduction. Before writing this article, my knowledge of estrogen, and testosterone stemmed was from the doctor giving me my contraception tablets explaining […]

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How to give your home cleaning a health kick

6th March 2021

When we’re cleaning our homes, we tend to buy cleaning products because adverts tell us they work, not that they’re safe and won’t affect our health.  Something I am always conscious of when investing in a new brand, whether that’s beauty or cleaning products, I want to know they work but also that they won’t […]

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How toxic is your clothing?

1st March 2021

Up until last year, I loved to treat myself to a new dress or a pair of jeans without a thought about who or how my clothes were really made. I didn’t think about how that jacket was the perfect shade of pink or the chemicals that might be needed to make it that particular […]

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5 natural beauty trends and how to make the switch

22nd February 2021

I used to shop based on how pretty the bottle looked or what was popular on the shelves and in the adverts. I’d carry around a basket and throw things in it with products that were on offer or ones that I usually wouldn’t be able to afford. I was also the ideal shopper the beauty industry looks for…I only read half the label!

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How to Make Your Home More Sustainable

26th November 2020

The effects of climate change are becoming more visible in the world with erratic temperatures, increased flooding, and more melting in the polar ice caps. It may not be possible to fix everything all at once, but we can help by changing your habits and lifestyles and supporting a sustainable circular economy. The best place […]

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Beauty Kitchen’s Organic Vegan Hand Sanitiser

22nd October 2020

One of my favourite U.K. beauty brands has done the unthinkable…a hand sanitiser with no toxic ingredients!! It came to my attention a few weeks ago that as we’ve become more conscious of wanting to keep our hands clean…we have also become prone to this unconscious desire to buy without really looking as to whether […]

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