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How to Find Conflict-Free Jewelry

Jewelry doesn’t have to be something you feel guilty wearing. After movies like Blood Diamond raised awareness about the devastating impacts of diamonds in West Africa, more and more people have been looking for conflict-free and socially responsible jewelry. As today’s consumers are shifting their dollars toward organic food, safer beauty products, environmentally-friendly laundry detergent, it’s […]

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Look for These Safer Preservatives in Your Skin Care

Many people, including myself, want to avoid preservatives in our food products, but it’s important to note that they are necessary for our skin care products. To make matters more confusing, some preservatives are safer than others and they all have complicated sounding names. So what is a savvy consumer supposed to do, who doesn’t want to […]

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4 Ways to Spot Greenwashing

Finding the truth behind labels on your favorite household cleaner, beauty product or health food isn’t always easy. Now that the consumer marketplace sees the trend towards more natural, safer and non-toxic products, companies are using just about every label possible to entice consumers to buy their products. Buyer beware. “Greenwashing” is a term that’s […]

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