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Want To Detox Your Home? Throw Out These Things Right Now

Hold on to what you love and start nixing these five things today for a happier, healthier home.

Sophia Ruan Gushée
November 17 2016

5 New Reasons To Avoid Phthalates + How To Limit Your Exposure

Recently, there's been a lot of research focused on our exposure to phthalates. Here are five of the most important findings you should know...

Joel Kahn, M.D.
May 3 2016

4 Hidden Sources Of Heavy Metals That Can Potentially Harm Your Health

We can run, but we cannot hide, from all the toxins that rob us of our health and vitality in this industrial world. However, armed with adequate...

Joel Kahn, M.D.
April 11 2016

Signs You're In A Toxic Relationship

Is it possible that you (or someone you know) are in a toxic relationship? Here are five red flags that might make you want to take a second look.

Deborah King
March 14 2016

A Spiritual Adviser On Why Most Relationships End

In my work as a spiritual adviser, I encounter the same two types of people: people unable to find the ideal relationship, and people who do find that...

Chandresh Bhardwaj
March 1 2016

14 Celebrities On Their Favorite Green Beauty Routines

While sitting in a makeup chair getting layers and layers of cosmetics heaped on their faces is part of the job for celebrities like Gisele, Gwyneth...

Alexandra Engler
January 29 2016

5 Rules To Get (And Keep) Gorgeous, Glowing, Healthy Skin For Life

Taking care of your skin is about so much more than what you put on it; lifestyle plays a big role in keeping your skin healthy, radiant, and youthful...

Tata Harper
November 9 2015

Treat Yourself: A Detox Bath To Give You Glowing Skin

There are a variety of known ways for us to detox, but the general rule is "nutrition in, toxins out." One way I love to do it is with a weekly detox...

Liana Werner-Gray
September 7 2015

Pregnant? 5 Natural Skin Care Ingredients To Treat Your Body Right

Not only is skin your largest organ, but much of what we put on it ends up in our blood stream, meaning it can also be found in your baby's.

Grace Lee
August 11 2015

Is Kale Potentially Toxic? Here Are The Veggie Facts To Know

This week, Harper's Bazaar published an article saying "people are getting seriously sick from eating kale."

Robin Berzin, M.D.
July 21 2015

Poison Ivy: How To Prevent It + How To Treat It Naturally

If you like to hike, garden or play outside, it's hard to avoid poison ivy.

Jana Blankenship
July 10 2015

The 15 Best Natural Sunscreens To Use This Summer

It's official: the sun is out and it's here to stay. While I fully support a beach day and getting your (natural) fill of vitamin D, it's also crucial...

Allie White
July 7 2015

The Best All-Natural Insect Repellents For You (And Your Dog, Too!)

With regards to bugs, I’m very much a NIMBY (Not In My Back Yard) sort of person. That said, I don’t want to smell like citronella, either.

Clara Williams
July 6 2015

10 Sneaky Sources Of Endocrine Disruptors + How To Avoid Them

One sobering fact of modern life: endocrine (hormone) disruptors are everywhere. Occasional contact wouldn’t be a major concern but the trouble is,...

Frank Lipman, M.D.
July 1 2015

10 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About Mold

Personally, I know how much mold can wreak havoc because I grew up in houses filled with toxic mold — and the effects on my body and brain were...

Dave Asprey
June 29 2015

6 Conventional Beauty Products You Need To Toss ASAP

Everyday personal care products contain thousands of chemicals that affect hormones and may be linked to various illnesses. Cosmetic manufacturers...

Jennifer Freitas
May 23 2015

3 Reasons To Add Rosehip Oil To Your Skin Care Routine

Natural beauty oils are one of the hottest trends in skin care, and with good reason. Many of us are concerned by the chemical overload inherent in...

Corinne Morley
May 13 2015

24 Toxic Skin-Care Ingredients + What To Use Instead (Infographic)

Looking at a list of toxic ingredients to avoid in cosmetics, I realized the standard list needed a bit of an update. For example, while parabens are...

Marie Veronique Nadeau
April 24 2015