DIY Natural All Purpose Cleaner

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If you know anything about typical cleaning products, you know that most of the ingredients are totally toxic.  Ever heard those stories about the poor children being hospitalised because they drank the window cleaner?  Yuck! That’s why making your own DIY natural all purpose cleaner is such a good idea: you can completely control the ingredients and make it totally …

USDA Certified Organic Skin Care Products

Miessence USDA certified organic skin care products

If you’re looking for USDA certified organic skin care products, then you likely know about all the potential irritants and toxins lurking in your average skin care product. Buying USDA certified organic skin care products ensures that your products have nothing but clean, safe, and natural (actually natural) ingredients. Why’s that?  Because the USDA (along with the ACO, a certifying …

Dangerous Skin Care Ingredients: What’s Hiding in Your Products?

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Shampoo, shower gel, moisturiser….basically everything that you put on your body MAY contain chemicals that are harmful to your health. But if they sell something on a store shelf, it must be safe, right?  Wrong. Standards for the cosmetics industry are incredibly loose in most countries, and many preservatives, dyes, fragrances, etc., are actually kind of toxic. And what’s worse …