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Are Beauty Products Making You Fat?

Take a moment and look at your lovely skin. It's actually the largest organ of your body! It’s approximately 10 square feet in size, only 1/10 of an...

Why You Need To Switch To Organic Skincare

When I was young, broke and didn’t know any better, I’d smother the cheapest store-bought skin care products on my face, never thinking for a split...

Hayley Hobson
June 4 2013

8 Deadly Chemicals In Your Beauty Products

We're far from powdering our faces with lead-based powder and painting our lips with mercuric sulfide like we did in the Victorian Era, but how much...

Dana Lowers
April 25 2013

What Non-Toxic Beauty Products *Can* We Use?

I made the decision about four years ago to clean up my grooming routine. I’ve had severe allergies and asthma my whole life. Being a makeup artist on...

Megan Porschen
April 17 2013

Are You Putting These 18 Toxic Chemicals On Your Body Every Day?

Want to detoxify your personal care routine, but don't know know where to start? Read the labels, and steer clear of products with these noxious...

Frank Lipman, M.D.
April 11 2013

DIY: 5 Beauty Products From Coconut Oil

Many people who are very choosy about what they eat often forget that their skin is their largest organ, and what you put on your skin gets absorbed...

Nicole Geraci
April 2 2013

5 Foods That Make Your Skin Glow

Who doesn’t want a glowing, radiant complexion?

Maria Marlowe
March 28 2013

The Easiest Face Mask for an Instant Glow

My skin has been chaotic due to the recent weather. Apparently, the hurricane and the blizzard, coupled with sitting in an artificially heated...

Colleen Wachob
November 16 2012

Beauty Products I Stole From My Italian Kitchen

After two years of living in magnificent Italy, one of my favorite activities is still food shopping in the outdoor markets.

Shari Hochberg
November 1 2012

5 Easy Ways You Can Help Save the Planet

Working toward a better planet can seem like a daunting task, but in reality, activism has never been more accessible. In our consumer age, everyone...

Elissa Sursara
October 24 2012

Is it Possible to Go Gray Gracefully?

I started dying my hair in ninth grade. It was a beautiful, coppery red and everyone said I looked like Molly Ringwald.

Andrea Burke
October 13 2012

12 Holistic Beauty Tips to Get Beautiful Skin This Season and Beyond

After enjoying too many days at the beach, summertime cocktails, late nights, or just those lazy days of summer, it's time to turn our attention to...

Claudia Colombo
October 11 2012

5 Natural, Effective and Cheap Ingredients for Sensitive Skin

The recent summer travels wreaked havoc on my skin. The changing of time zones, water, diet and weather was simply not received well by my...forehead?...

Brittany Trubridge
October 9 2012

5 Benefits of Not Wearing Makeup

As a teenager, I suffered from horrible acne and learned to use makeup as my armor. It became a shield to buffer what I was sure was disgust from...

Amanda Froelich
October 8 2012

80,000 Chemicals in Everyday Products

80,000 chemicals are out there in products we use everyday. Need I say more? Check out this video that Dr. Frank Lipman just shared.

Jason Wachob
October 6 2012

What You Put ON Your Body Is as Important as What You Put IN It

You’ve heard the old adage, “you are what you eat.” Now, I’d like to add another to that: “You are what you apply.” To your skin, that is! Substances...

Amy Myers, M.D.
September 18 2012

5 Things We Changed After Cancer

My young family has lived through five life-threatening illnesses in less than 7 years – most of which were cancer. And yes, it was as bad as it...

Leah Troiano
September 14 2012

4 Tips to Ageless, Natural Beauty

"How old are you? You look really young.You're about 30? 35? I'll wait until you get up from the table so I can see your body. That will tell...

Tayelor Kennedy
September 14 2012

3 Tips for a Healthy Complexion & Happy Planet

Most of us here at MindBodyGreen are conscious of doing all we can to protect the environment. Most of us also do all we can to nourish our beautiful...

Sara Courter
September 11 2012

5 Hidden Horrors in Your Beauty Routine

The best part of waking up is antifreeze on your face?! You may not know it, but many cosmetics contain horrifying ingredients. Many personal care...

Megan Vick
September 11 2012