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The Ancient Herb That Helps With Digestion + Weight Loss: A Doctor Explains

As we grow older, it can be extremely challenging to lose fat through diet and exercise alone. To fight that stubborn fat, Ayurveda uses this...

Kulreet Chaudhary, M.D.
February 19 2016

8 Foods I Recommend Kids Eat Organic: A Nutritionist Explains

As a registered dietitian nutritionist with a focus on families, I'm often asked "Is organic food really a better choice for kids?" Here's what I say.

Jennifer Glockner
February 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...

Allie White
January 29 2016

Monsanto Sues To Keep Its Herbicide Off California's List Of Known Carcinogens

Last March, the World Health Organization found glyphosate — the active ingredient in Monsanto's Roundup weed killer — to be "probably carcinogenic to...

Emma Loewe
January 25 2016

The Toxic Chemicals You Need To Know About + How They Hurt Your Health

There are almost 1 million Google entries and more than 3,000 articles in the National Library of Medicine regarding persistent organic pollutants...

Joel Kahn, M.D.
January 23 2016

Get The Glow: A Green Beauty Expert Shares Her Skin Care Routines

As the founder of an amazing non-toxic beauty subscription box, Jeannie Jarnot knows a thing or two about all-natural skin care. She's made it her...

Jeannie Jarnot
January 13 2016

6 Simple Product Swaps To Be Better To Your Home & Body

It’s officially 2016, a new year, a chance for a fresh start ... an opportunity to avoid toxic chemicals? While it's not a typical resolution, when it...

Shaney jo Darden
January 6 2016

3 All-Natural, DIY Recipes For Beautiful Red Lipstick

Wearing lipstick can make a woman feel bold, smart, sexy, and powerful. When you walk into a store, you'll find every shade of the rainbow and then...

Sasha Brown
January 5 2016

I'm A Professional Makeup Artist Who Uses Green Products. Here's Why

For as long as I can remember, I have always been interested in health and well-being, so it was only a matter of time until this interest spilled...

Louise Dartford
December 31 2015

Why You Should Switch To Natural Deodorant + What You Need To Know

A few years ago, if someone had told me to stop wearing deodorant, I would have looked at them like they were crazy.

Jerra Kelly
December 12 2015

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

Halloween Makeup Made My Son Vomit. Here's What I Didn't Know

Walk through the Halloween aisle at your local store and you'll see piles of makeup kits. Our advice? Keep walking.

Margot White
October 22 2015

Why Your Shampoo & Conditioner Will Eventually Stop Working

If we're using something every single day, does our body eventually need more or something different to get the same results as at the start?

Josh Rosebrook
October 3 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

5 Reasons To Choose Fertility-Friendly Skin Care

When it comes to fertility, what we put on our body is just as important as what we put inside it. Choosing toxin-free skin care that's “edible” (i.e....

Anna Mitsios, N.D.
August 25 2015

"5-Free" Nail Polish: What It Is + Why You Should Care

A breakdown of the five most egregious chemicals found in conventional polish, and why you should do your best to avoid them.

Cardia Speziale
August 24 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

Hormone Disruptors: What They Are + Why You Should Care

What exactly IS a hormone disruptor, what are the problems associated with them, and is there anything we can do to really to minimize our...

Margot White
August 4 2015