Did you know that your skin is your largest organ? It covers over 20 square feet and is highly absorbant–meaning toxins and chemicals can easily seep in to your body through the skin.
When we begin to try and live a healthier life, the first thing we often try to focus on is our diet, but the products you use on your skin should rank right up there in importance. Whether lotions, shampoos, makeup or sunscreen, we often are unaware of the carcinogenic and disease-causing ingredients lurking inside.
From polyethylene-glycol to parabens, phtalates to toluene, many personal care products contain dangerous chemicals, and it can be really hard to know which products are safe. On this page, I will share with you my knowledge and understanding of which products are best to avoid, and eco-friendly and safe alternatives.