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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

Health Is Beauty, Worldchanging Women

Lurk’s All Natural Perfumes: Luscious, With an Organic Life of Their Own

Lurk’s All Natural Perfumes: Luscious, With an Organic Life of Their Own

Lurk perfume founders Anne Sanford and Kristi Head. All-natural perfumes have been an incredibly elusive luxury for scent lovers like myself. I grew up sniffing […]

by × December 28, 2012 × 0 comments

Health Is Beauty

Are Kids Sicker Today Due to Pesticides in Our Environment?

Are Kids Sicker Today Due to Pesticides in Our Environment?

An October 2012 report by Pesticide Action Network North America examined dozens of recent studies and concluded that the influx of pesticides in our society […]

by × December 27, 2012 × 0 comments

Health Is Beauty

My Curly Hair: How (and Why) I’ve Learned to Embrace (and Even Love) It

My Curly Hair: How (and Why) I’ve Learned to Embrace (and Even Love) It

As part of my own personal project of loving who I am as I am (and as I age), I have been experimenting with wearing my curly hair out and about. I’m thinking of myself as an ambassador for curls!

by × December 25, 2012 × 2 comments

Worldchanging Women

13 Ways We Can All Cultivate a Better Food System in 2013

13 Ways We Can All Cultivate a Better Food System in 2013

Image via Flickr User .craig. Guest Post by Danielle Nierenberg and Ellen Gustafson, Food Tank: The Food Think Tank As we start 2013, many people […]

by × December 19, 2012 × 0 comments

Worldchanging Women

Why Beyonce's Pepsi Deal Pisses Me Off

Why Beyonce's Pepsi Deal Pisses Me Off

So. Not much more than a year and a half after working with Michelle Obama’s anti-obesity campaign, “Let’s Move” (see the superfun video below) Beyonce […]

by × December 11, 2012 × 0 comments

HomeSoul

A Supercozy, Natural Winter Bed: Sleep Away the Season!

A Supercozy, Natural Winter Bed: Sleep Away the Season!

There’s a lot of talk about a cozy, natural bed, but here’s how to get one (from an expert sleeper!). I’m pretty unabashed by my […]

by × December 4, 2012 × 0 comments