I would like to clarify that I have changed the name of Beauty Triggers to Cosmetic Earth. I couldn't decided which name to go with so I put it to a vote and Cosmetic Earth won. So I have changed it. It is so hard to come up with a name that encompasses all the ideas and topics you will be talking about.
For now this blog is about eco safe, natural, chemical free cosmetics and personal care products available to consumers.
I just love this blog for all its great recipes. I am sure you have heard and read all about the benefits of coconut oil, well here is a great recipe on Wellness Mama.
You have to wonder what the heck they put in deodorant.
Aluminum for instance, no thank you.
Why on earth do they put harmful ingredients in anything? Here is a great recipe I found so you can make your own. Some people may think it is a hassle to make your own skin care and cosmetics but it is worth it. You save on packaging and your body should be worth the effort. I have included some resource links for your convenience where you can purchase some ingredients. You can find many ingredients in your health food store of course but you can also find many things on Amazon.
Containers, Coco Butter, Bees Wax, Kaolin Clay
I found this awesome blog called Wellness Mama love all the great info on making your own skin care. Tons of recipes.
An interesting article on David Suzuki's site. It is really a little scary when you think of all the chemicals that are put into the things we actually ingest and absorb into our bodies. Read more...
This is a great resource site EWG Lots of great environmental info.
The consensus among scientists is that sunscreens alone cannot reverse this trend. Yet a good sunscreen can play role in preventing sunburns that are a major risk factor for melanoma – provided you use it correctly. Read more...