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Toxic ingredients to avoid

Choose products that protect your health your client’s and the environment. Download the free PDF HERE  ‘Toxic Product Ingredients to Avoid’

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10 Ingredients you should avoid in natural hair products

Choosing hair products that compliment your texture can become overwhelming. Trying different products to achieve  a consistent curl pattern, retain moisture, reduce frizz, or even straightening can become time-consuming and even expensive. 138 more words

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A Place to Start

Want to live healthier, but have no idea where to start? Your skin is your body’s largest organ and absorbs a lot. Sometimes the symptoms we are feeling can be from all the chemicals we unknowingly put into our own body from the products we use everyday. 473 more words

How Safe Is That Polish?

I’ve noticed a lot of people that visit my webcorner seem to be interested in the safety of cosmetic products. I don’t necessarily lay awake about the safety-factor (when using it on myself) but the curiosity does get to me. 356 more words

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Miss Jessie's bad hair day

The natural hair movement has shifted the dynamics of the hair industry; from salon to manufactures. Now-a-days, natural clients have more options for hair care products. 546 more words

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How healthy are beauty products?

Most common myths about Cosmetics Safety

  1. If it’s for sale at a supermarket, drugstore, or department store cosmetics counter, it must be safe.
  2. The cosmetics industry effectively polices itself, making sure all ingredients meet a strict standard of safety.
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What's in Your Medicine Cabinet?

Have you ever turned over a bottle of shampoo or lotion and tried to pronounce the long list of mystery ingredients?  It can be daunting.  Here are just a handful of ingredients listed on a bottle of Aveda Shampure shampoo: PEG-6 Cocamide, PEG-7 Dimethicone Isostearate, Babassuamidopropyl Betaine, Benzyl Benzoate, Tocopheryl Acetate, Retinyl Palminate, Disodium PEG-12 Dimethicone Sulfosuccinate, Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride, and the list goes on.   219 more words

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