There are a lot of claims out there! When you see natural looking packaging and catchy, safe-sounding buzzwords get your magnifying glass and check the label!
You’ve smelled it in baby shampoo, you’ve smelled it in the laundry aisle, you’ve smelled it in your lotions, shampoos, makeup, gels, salves and even your trash bags. It can stick like secondhand smoke: fragrance is everywhere! But are all scents bad, and how can you know? Synthetic fragrances and truly natural scents are very different, and understanding why is important when you’re trying to protect your family from toxic chemicals.
Expert guest post by Betsy of Eco Novice
GMOs and lanolin can be a hidden source of chemicals in your nipple cream. And since an awful lot of what you put ON your skin actually goes IN, it’s very important to choose carefully.
What is the truth about GMOs? Where can you turn for information you can trust? And is it something you need to worry about anyway?
Earth Mama’s organic castile soaps killed the 99.9% of germs in the test tubes, and in good old fashioned hand washing. Without harmful toxins.