246 Items Tagged

toxic

5 Surprising Ways To Use The Detoxifying Power Of Activated Charcoal

Activated charcoal is one of the most nontoxic, adsorptive substances known to man. It binds to and eliminates poisons from the body, as well as...

Naomi Teeter
January 22 2015

DIY: 3 All-Natural Remedies For Problem Skin

Our skin is actually the largest organ and needs nourishing attention. With a little extra lovin', our skin will glow from the inside out, so edible,...

Erin O'Brien
January 21 2015

6 Ways To Use Baby Powder In Your Beauty Regimen

It's practically the most versatile product on the shelf

Kaia Roman
January 16 2015

BPA-Free Plastic Might Be More Toxic Than You Think

Last month, we reported that bisphenol-A (BPA) used in plastic bottles and cans could not only inflict long-term damage on those who ingest it; it...

Emi Boscamp
January 13 2015

5 Steps To Make Sure You're Getting The Purest Nontoxic Water Possible

January is the perfect moment to resolve to drink more water. Come to think of it February through December aregreat months to commit to this healthy...

Healthy Child Healthy World
January 12 2015

7 High-Performance Ingredients To Look For In Natural Skin Care Products

Scientific research is backing up what herbalists have known for a very long time: natural and botanical extracts can deliver high performance results...

Lorraine Dallmeier
January 6 2015

Build A Safer, Healthier Fire With These 8 Tips

What's cozier than a fire? Whether you're having one for warmth or to set a mood, building one with indoor air quality in mind is critical. Smoke is...

Healthy Child Healthy World
December 23 2014

5 Nontoxic Anti-Aging Skin Care Ingredients That Really Work

We all want healthy, beautiful, glowing skin. But if we're using conventional beauty products, we may be paying a high price for our health. Many of...

Liane Moccia
December 22 2014

10 Toxic Habits To Avoid When Winter's Bumming You Out

For many people, winter feels like a time when stress and sickness are inevitable. But they don't have to be! If you avoid these 10 habits, you can...

Nancy Simpkins, M.D.
December 22 2014

10 Reasons To Trash Your Toxic Beauty Products Right Now

And why you should swap them out for natural, organic alternatives.

Irene Falcone
December 18 2014

5 Synthetic Carpet Alternatives For A Healthy, Sustainable Home

Aside from keeping the size of a home or structure down to what is really needed, one of the more impactful home building or remodeling decisions is...

Carrie Ciula
December 15 2014

To Heal Chapped Lips, Avoid These Harmful Lip Balm Ingredients

On the day I woke up with plump, pink lipstick that were free of lipstick or plumping gloss, I thought I'd hit the beauty jackpot. It was as if I'd...

Laurel Staples
December 9 2014

4 Steps To Giving Nontoxic, Experiential Gifts

Whatever holiday you and yours celebrate this time of the year, chances are pretty good that you're going shopping. Somewhere along the way, cheer and...

Healthy Child Healthy World
December 8 2014

What You Should Know About Toxins In Coffee: A Cardiologist Explains

Coffee drinking is an integral part of our culture, and more coffee is consumed in the US than any other country (however, on a per capita basis we...

Joel Kahn, M.D.
November 29 2014

What Your Skin Reveals About Your Health

Take a second and look at your skin from head to toe. What do you see? Many people observe wrinkles, acne, eczema, uneven rough skin or rosacea....

Megan Kelly
November 26 2014

12 Food Additives You Shouldn't Be Eating

Environmental Working Group today published a new Dirty Dozen Guide to Food Additives designed to help people figure out which additives to avoid and...

Environmental Working Group
November 12 2014

10-Minute Core Sequence For A Digestive Detox

When your digestive system gets overloaded with toxins from what we eat, drink, breathe and think, you may find yourself feeling bloated, sluggish...

Jessi Andricks
November 1 2014

New App Rates The Health Of More Than 80,000 Foods

The Environmental Working Group has released Food Scores: Rate Your Plate, an easy-to-use food database and mobile app that will house ratings and a...

Environmental Working Group
October 28 2014

How To Transition To A Natural Skin Care Routine

"Going green." "Natural living." "You are what you eat."

Melanie Mueller
October 23 2014