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Products we love: Trader Joe’s Facial Cleansing Oil

While the validity of “like dissolves like,” the principle behind oil cleansing, is sketchy at best, oil-based cleansers certainly are more efficient at removing makeup in personal experience. This mild cleansing oil from Trader Joe’s has a nice, mild fragrance and rinses away everything from a set of penciled eyebrows to full face makeup. In… Read More Products we love: Trader Joe’s Facial Cleansing Oil

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Field Test: natural lime deodorant

A natural, effective, aluminium-free deodorant is something I’ve been seeking for years. Even better would be a natural, effective, aluminum-free antiperspirant. When we last did a survey of various natural, aluminum-free deodorants, our lineup still paled in comparison to conventional deodorants. As we last discussed, my initial search was rooted in unfounded fears about aluminum… Read More Field Test: natural lime deodorant

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Three natural deodorants- how do they measure up?

A natural, effective, aluminium-free deodorant is something I’ve been seeking for years. Even better would be a natural, effective, aluminum-free antiperspirant. Unfortunately, that is not what this post is about. My initial search was rooted in unfounded fears about aluminum causing cancer because it temporarily plugs sweat glands. Now, it’s turned into a search for… Read More Three natural deodorants- how do they measure up?