Category Archives: natural cosmetics

A New Year and New Healthy Eating Habits

A New Year and New Healthy Eating Habits
As the holiday season draws to a close, many of us start to think about how to eat more healthfully in the New Year and perhaps try and lose those few extra pounds that might have crept up on us over the holidays. If healthy eating and cooking are on your list of New Year’s Resolutions, the NakedTruthNutritionist and EdibleNature are here to help you at every turn. Whether you’re looking for organic bulk .

Antiaging Eye Care: Crinkled Eyelids

Antiaging Eye Care: Crinkled Eyelids
Loss of elasticity and fat, plus thinning skin, compound the problem and contribute to small folds in the lids. Eye shadows and cleansers can dry, too. Use a light eye cream in the morning and a rich cream at night; tap the eye area lightly with your finger until the product is absorbed to stimulate circulation. Use a gentle, hydrating makeup remover or cleanser. Mineral eye shadow can also help nourish delicate eyelids.

Alternative to Artificial Fragrances – cont.

Alternative to Artificial Fragrances – cont.
Are you searching for alternatives to health-hazardous artificial fragrances? Try the naturally scented products below. Beeswax Lip Balm by Burt’s Bees. A touch of peppermint oil blends with honey-tinged beeswax for a tingly lip treat Fabric Softner by Ecover. The calming aroma of lavender creates a fabric softner that leaves clothes soft and sweetly scented Unscented Baby-Mild Pure-Castile Soap by Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps. Mild for the sensitive skin, with vitamin E. if you .

Alternatives to Artificial Fragrances-cont.

Alternatives to Artificial Fragrances-cont.
Are you searching for alternatives to health-hazardous artificial fragrances? Try the naturally scented beauty products below. Almond Moisture Cream by Weleda. Relax skin with a combo of sweet almond and plum kernel oil in this gentle cream Unscented Very Emollient Body Lotion by Alba Botanica. Pamper dryness with aloe, chamomile, and green tea (my favorite-there is even Alba with SPF 16!)

Another Super Company – Burts Bees!

Another Super Company – Burts Bees!
As a vocal proponent for transparency in the cosmetics world, Burt’s Bees has played a central role in developing labeling standards for natural products and ingredients. On average, the line contains 99 percent natural ingredients, and the company aims to achieve 100 percent by 2011, with absolutely no parabens or petroleum-based compounds. Already using recycled material in its packaging, Burt’s Bees has set a goal of making 100 percent biodegradable or postconsumer recycled packaging .