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Health Is Beauty

Flaxseeds Vs. Chia Seeds: Which is Better? (And Recipes for Both)

Flaxseeds Vs. Chia Seeds: Which is Better? (And Recipes for Both)

I noticed flax seeds and chia seeds everywhere, from packaged foods like healthy “chips” and mixed into smoothies and artisan breads alike. But what are the nutritional differences (and benefits) of these two seeds?

by × May 8, 2013 × 0 comments

HomeSoul

Jessica Alba’s “Honest Life” Book: All About Healthy Living and Being True to You

Jessica Alba’s “Honest Life” Book: All About Healthy Living and Being True to You

Alba began the natural products journey when in search of the healthiest life for her children, Honor and Haven, balancing a busy life with nontoxic living.

by × April 30, 2013 × 0 comments

HomeSoul

Creating a Clean, Green Bathroom Ready for Spring!

Creating a Clean, Green Bathroom Ready for Spring!

It’s spring cleaning time, and I’m sure I’m not the only one with the desire to put away the woolen sweaters, pack away the snowboots […]

by × March 28, 2013 × 1 comment

Worldchanging Women

Laurie David Is Serious About Healthy Dinner: Heroines for the Planet

Laurie David Is Serious About Healthy Dinner: Heroines for the Planet

Laurie David has been a longtime environmental activist (see below about how she felt about cigarette butts as a teen) and after starting her career […]

by × March 25, 2013 × 0 comments

Health Is Beauty

Renew Yourself with the Green Beauty Team in NYC This Sunday!

Renew Yourself with the Green Beauty Team in NYC This Sunday!

If it’s spring, but you’re not feeling like it (bogged down, bored, bloated or blah), check out this amazing event this Sunday; put together by […]

by × March 22, 2013 × 0 comments

HomeSoul

Are Carpets Unhealthy? Many Harm Indoor Air Quality: There Are Nontoxic Options

Are Carpets Unhealthy? Many Harm Indoor Air Quality: There Are Nontoxic Options

The typical carpet, made from petroleum-based synthetic fibers, contains dozens of chemicals and gases, including volatile organic compounds (VOCs) and other potential toxins.

by × March 5, 2013 × 3 comments

Health Is Beauty

Natural False Lashes: Green Beauty for Drag Queens & Makeup Fiends

Natural False Lashes: Green Beauty for Drag Queens & Makeup Fiends

Unfortunately, most false lashes are made from unsustainable or unethical materials, and lash adhesive is almost always loaded with formaldehyde. Here’s some great healthy alts.

by × February 11, 2013 × 0 comments

Featured, Health Is Beauty

Cacao-Sesame Cookies with Ginger Marmalade: Recipe

Cacao-Sesame Cookies with Ginger Marmalade: Recipe

I made these cookies last night and just had to share them with you all! My basic format was this Martha Stewart recipe for chocolate […]

by × January 23, 2013 × 0 comments

Ecology, Fair Fashion

Wildlife Works T-Shirt Giveaway! Can Fashion Save Wildlife? YES!

Wildlife Works T-Shirt Giveaway! Can Fashion Save Wildlife? YES!

My Wildlife Works t-shirt is the graphic Maasai Boxy Tee, a printed version of the traditional Maasai design, on organic cotton. I am loving everything […]

by × January 23, 2013 × 8 comments

Health Is Beauty

Stem Cell-derived Skin Care Products: Risky, Disturbing, and Unregulated

Stem Cell-derived Skin Care Products: Risky, Disturbing, and Unregulated

Stem cell creams and treatments are being offered over the counter and in personalized formats via high-end cosmetics companies (and a few well-known department store […]

by × January 9, 2013 × 0 comments