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how to make rice water for hair

How to Make Rice Water for Hair: DIY Rice Shampoo for Hair Growth

Do you know how to make rice water for hair? From 7th century Japan to the Kardashians, rice shampoo for hair growth is a well-kept beauty secret. Read more

is shellac vegan

Is Shellac Vegan? Why Not and What’s in It

Shellac is found in everyday products like furniture polish and food glazes — and it's made using insect secretions. Here's what you need to know. Read more

chemical vs physical sunscreen

Chemical vs. Physical Sunscreen: What’s the Difference and Which Should You Choose?

What's the difference between mineral, physical and chemical sunscreen? Which is the one with zinc oxide again? Is sunscreen bad for you — or the environment? What does SPF measure and "broad spectrum” mean? You’ve got questions, we’ve got answers.  Read more

Is Garnier cruelty-free?

Is Garnier Truly Cruelty-free and Eco-friendly? Myths and Facts

In recent years, the French cosmetics company Garnier has courted controversy. Join us as we shine a spotlight on this firm and finally answer, "Is Garnier cruelty-free?’’ Read more

Synthetic Fluorphlogopite

Synthetic Fluorphlogopite: Why We Need Synthetic Mica and Where to Find It

Synthetic fluorphlogopite seems like an eco-friendly mica alternative, but is it all it's cracked up to be? Here are its benefits and dark sides. Read more

Tiktok makeup trends

7 Eco-Friendly TikTok Makeup Trends

Have you always wanted to try TikTok makeup trends but in an eco-friendly way? We show you six sustainable and cruelty-free ways to create siren eyes, bleached brows and more. Read more

flaxseed oil for hair

Discover the Magic of Flaxseed Oil for Your Hair

Did you know you can use flaxseed oil for your hair? Flaxseed oil is full of benefits that will keep your hair strong and shiny, and your scalp healthy. Read more

No Poo shampoo healthy sustainable alternatives to conventional shampoos

No Poo Shampoo: Recipes for Shinier, Healthier Hair — Naturally

No poo shampoo is an alternative to washing your hair frequently with traditional chemical-laden shampoos. The no-shampoo method is healthy, natural and leaves your hair just as clean as regular shampoo.  Read more