Category Archives for "Get Rid Of Toxins"
Every day your body is exposed to hundreds of toxins in your food, in your personal care products, and in your environment.These can range from heavy metals to persistent organic pollutants (POPs), hormone-disrupting chemicals in cosmetics to industrial toxins and pollution.Scientists are becoming increasingly concerned over the long-term effects of our exposure to thousands of different […]Continue reading
If you’re at all like me, then you’ve banned commercial air fresheners in your house….You know, the kind you can buy in the grocery store or in a department store… Where you walk down the “fabric freshener” isle and your nose gets assaulted by artificial fragrance and perfumes.But in our house we have twin 3 […]Continue reading
Do you know what’s in the products you use everyday?Shampoo, shower gel, moisturiser….basically everything that you put on your body MAY contain chemicals that are harmful to your health.But if they sell something on a store shelf, it must be safe, right? Wrong.Standards for the cosmetics industry are incredibly loose in most countries, and many […]Continue reading
With the increase of synthetic chemicals being used in industrialised farming and the manufacture of everything from couches to all purpose kitchen cleaners to body wash, we are being exposed to more and more potential toxins. Learning how to avoid endocrine disruptors in everyday products can help you significantly detoxify your body and your home.Continue reading
Are you committing one of these 7 common sunscreen mistakes? These could be putting your health at risk. Practise safe sunscreen, ditch the toxic chemicals, and do some good by your skin and your body.Continue reading
There has been a lot of controversy around the herbicide Round Up lately. Glycophosate, the primary ingredient in Round Up, is labelled by the IARC as a “probable carcinogen” (i.e. likely causes cancer), but the USDA and Health Canada insist that we are not exposed to high enough levels of glycophosate to be in danger. […]Continue reading
Parabens, perfume/parfum/fragrance, SLS and SLES. Those are some of the worst offenders, but there are literally dozens of other synthetic chemicals in your baby products that could be causing more harm than good.
Let’s take a deeper look at one of those brands, the most popular one: Johnson and Johnson baby products.Continue reading
Ok, so many your shampoo won’t give you cancer. But your shampoo combined with your face wash and bubble bath and makeup and laundry detergent and…and….might. Why is that? Because chemicals build up in our bodies and if don’t have the proper equipment to get rid of them, then they can wreak havoc on our health.Continue reading
Miessence organic toothpaste is now a staple in our house. No flouride, no artificial ingredients or synthetic preservatives, and I don’t have to worry if the kids swallow it.Continue reading
Learn how to quickly & easily identify potential toxins in your personal care products with this simple cheat sheet.
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