For years I tried hair straightening to “tame” my curly hair. I’m curly again, but my “hair experiment” contributed to an industry that maims and kills millions of animals a year, generates toxic fumes, and destroys hair along with women’s physical health.
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Finally, a break from high maintenance hair. The natural look is in this season. Read on to find out how you can create this easy, sexy style.
By now I am sure you have heard of the many benefits of using argan oil. It is deemed a multi-purpose, anti-aging, beauty wonder ingredient. And I would have to agree – it is an amazing oil. Check out the many uses I discovered for argan oil.
As consumers increasingly look to third party certifications when choosing natural and/or organic products, the USDA has often been held up as the gold standard for US-based products. This month, they announced the launch of their new BioBased label, designed to give companies the opportunity to seek certification without meeting the food-grade standard of USDA Certified Organic. Unfortunately, the gap between USDA Certified Organic and the new BioBased standard is so large, it will likely only increase consumer confusion and decrease America’s standards for what are truly natural, organic, and sustainable consumer goods.
Pamper yourself with these head-to-toe spa treatments perfect for snowy day.
What’s the secret to great looking hair? First, stop washing it so much to let your natural hair oils do their job regulating your scalp – then start using the first ever all natural hair powder and styling product for men and women…
Homemade deep conditioning winter hair treatments to keep your hair healthy through the winter months.
Let yourself get a little dirty. It’ll save you money, help the environment…and make you more beautiful!
Julie Gabriel’s latest book, Green Beauty Recipes inspires us to create our own natural, nontoxic beauty and personal care products.
There’s still huge confusion about what brands are organic and which ones aren’t, and just because a brand has certification it doesn’t necessarily mean it’s still safe… Here’s a proposal for everyone!
Green Beauty Expert Terri Bly, founder of The Nature of Beauty, reviews Palette By Nature, a 100% Natural line of hair color that delivers rich, consistent color while also covering gray. Without question, Palette By Nature represents an unprecedented advance in the science of non-toxic hair color technology.
Earth Day is April the 22nd but Futurenatural live, breath and walk their talk all year round. They’re America’s largest retailer for truly organic & natural beauty products. Free shipping, samples you choose, a unique onsite ingredient glossary, the latest looks and more. There’s never been a more compelling time to rethink your beauty products […]
Terri Bly, green beauty expert and president of The Nature of Beauty, outlines the 6 steps she believes are most critical when evaluating search results in the Environmental Working Group’s Skin Deep Database.
Glop and Glam boasts kid-friendly, organic products free of parabens, formaldehyde and alcohol. And, while the line is developed for eco-savvy kids, parents can have fun styling their hair too with products that smell good enough to eat, such as Banana, Chocolate Cream, Watermelon, Bubble Gum and Creamsicle. Glop & Glam combines organic ingredients with […]
Terri Bly, green beauty expert and president of The Nature of Beauty, lists and dispels 3 common myths regarding natural and organic beauty products: That you can’t get vibrant colors from natural makeup, that natural and organic skin care doesn’t work as well as the commercial variety, and that organic beauty products are too expensive.
Do you have someone on your holiday shopping list that really loves salon products? Then check out the holiday gift sets from Paul Mitchell. A portion of all proceeds from the Paul Mitchell Holiday Gift Sets will be donated to Amnesty International while a portion of Paul Mitchell’s Tea Tree Gift Sets will be donated […]
The women (and some men) in your life will love finding bath and body products in their stockings…if you choose wisely. Whether it is sweet smelling perfumes, relaxing bath salts or uplifting shower gels make sure to go for the green…as in eco-friendly green. Here are a lot of green bath, body and beauty gift […]
I’m one of those label-reading, ingredient poring, information seeking obsessives who needs to know everything there is to know before making a purchase, whether it’s my beauty products or what I eat. How could I have known that obsession would reach a whole new level of pedantic a while back when I became pregnant with […]
It seems as though every day I get news of another ‘great new this’ or ‘fabulous new that’, and I’ll be the first to put my hand up & gleefully admit it makes me just as excited as the rest of you to be in the know, to hear of things first, and to be […]
It seems the moment cooler weather arrives our skin and hair feel the affects; dry, rough hands, tight skin and fly-aways. Not to worry, there are remedies for these problems. By adding a few products or ingredients to your existing regimen, you will be flake and fly-away free in no time.