Health & Wellness
Learn about eco-friendly practices for a healthier lifestyle. Explore sustainable choices for personal well-being.
- Which teeth whitening method is the best? Check out our favorite 7 vegan and cruelty-free products that will enhance your smile.
Chemical in Plastic May Be Linked to Obesity, Recent Study FindsWe knew plastic's environmental effects, and health effects associated with certain plastic chemicals, but one chemical in plastic is linked to obesity.
Questionable Dyson Zone Headphones Cancel Noise, and Supposedly Purify the Air You BreatheAlthough many believed it to be an April Fools joke, Dyson released new noise-canceling headphones that also purify the air you breath, too.
Thanks to TikTok, Eucalyptus Has Become a Health Staple — But What Are the Benefits?Eucalyptus has become increasingly popular thanks to a series of TikTok videos that suggest keeping it in your bathroom — but what are the benefits?
How Does a Product Become EWG Verified? Here's What the Mark Stands ForWhat is EWG verified? EWG is a non-profit organization publishing research, consumer guides, and others. But what does the EWG mark stand for?
8 Natural Headache Remedies That Will Make Your Pain DisappearIf you're susceptible to headaches, you're likely used to using over-the-counter pain relievers. But these natural headache remedies are just as effective.
Exposing Pregnant Mothers to BPA May Cause Childhood Asthma, New Study ShowsWhat's wrong with BPA? Although the plastic chemical was notorious for causing a number of health issues, BPA has now been linked to child asthma.
This Dating App Helps You Find the Love of Your Life, and the Dog of Your Dreams (Exclusive)We caught up with the founder and COO of UpDog, Brooke E. Lima, who told us a little about the app and what users can expect to get from it.
7 Eco-Friendly Nail Polish Brands for Vegan, Cruelty-Free, and Non-Toxic BeautyIf you're looking to keep the earth clean and your nails looking seriously gorgeous, take a look at a few of our favorite eco-friendly nail polishes.
Sleep Tips for Those Who Can’t Get a Good Night’s RestIf you're looking for tips on how to sleep better, you've come to the right place.
Sustainable Spring Break Must-Haves to Pack on Your Upcoming Trip in ParadiseFrom reef-friendly sunscreen to sustainable sunglasses, check out our favorite spring break products to pack on your upcoming getaway.
Is Boxed Water Actually Better? Here’s What You Should KnowIs boxed water actually better? In recent years, companies have started making boxed water which is supposedly better for the environment – but is it?
Flavored Nutritional Yeast Just Dropped, and It's About to Rock Your Kitchen (Exclusive)You can now buy flavored nutritional yeast, and it comes in two flavors: Roasted Garlic and Smoky BBQ.
If You’re Getting Into Rock Climbing, Eco-Friendly Gear Is EssentialIf you're delving into the vast world of rock climbing, obtaining safe gear is essential — here's how to make sure your hobby is sustainable.
Up Your Cruelty-Free Beauty Routine With These Vegan Lash ExtensionsAlthough many major beauty stores such as Sephora have completely banned animal-based eyelash extensions, we have a list of vegan lashes you'll love.
Vaseline May Be Good for Dry Skin, but Is It Good for the Environment?Although Vaseline, aka petroleum jelly, is good at combatting dry skin and other ailments, is it actually bad for the environment?
Take Care of Your Scruff Sustainably, With Eco-Friendly Beard CareWhether you're planning to grow out that stubble, or if you've had a beard for a while now, we're giving you the run-down on sustainable beard care.
Waking up With Chapped Lips? Here’s Why Your Room Gets So DryWhy does my room get so dry? There are a million reasons your room might be getting dry in the winter, but there are a number of ways to fix it.
SPF Chapstick: Why It’s Important, and a Few of Our Favorite BrandsSPF chapstick is useful year-round, whether you're going to the beach or taking a trip to the mountains — these are a few of our favorite brands.
Desmond Tutu Had an Eco-Friendly Burial With Water CremationWhat is aquamation? The late Desmond Tutu opted to have his body go through aquamation, as it's one of the most eco-friendly burial methods.
The Health and Environmental Benefits of Seaweed Are Beyond ImpressiveSeaweed benefits human health and the environment in multiple ways — which is why companies in California are making more of an effort to grow it.
Zero-Waste Self Care IdeasThese zero-waste self care ideas, from DIYs to low-impact products, are sure to make your bath, candle, face mask, and manicure habits much more eco-friendly.
Our Favorite Eco-Friendly Makeup BrushesHere's a look into some of our favorite eco-friendly, cruelty-free, vegan, and low-waste makeup brushes.
Commemorate National Hiking Day on Instagram With These Caption IdeasNational Hiking Day is coming up on Nov. 17, so if you were planning to commemorate the day on social media, consider using these Instagram captions.
Green Circle Salons Will Help You Find a Zero-Waste Haircut, Manicure, and More (Exclusive)Green Circle Salons is a certification program that helps customers find eco-friendly salons.
Cruelty-Free, Eco-Friendly Skincare Brands for Sensitive SkinThere are plenty of skincare products that are cruelty-free, vegan, sustainably-packaged, and made by companies that share your values.
6 Natural Remedies for Poison Ivy That Will Save Your Skin This SummerAlthough they may sound old-fashioned, these natural remedies will work to soothe the itchy rash caused by poison ivy.
Zero-Waste Hair Products for Natural CurlsThese sustainable companies are making zero-waste products for curly hair!
Aloe Vera Is More Than Just Sunburn Ointment — Here's What Else It Can Do For Your SkinAloe vera can benefit your skin in many ways besides just cooling off sunburn.
How to Prevent and Get Rid of Razor Bumps, If You Have Sensitive SkinIf you have sensitive skin, shaving can be an irritating prospect, but there are many natural ways to get rid of razor bumps.
Natural and Cruelty-Free Remedies That Promote Hair GrowthIf you have thin or thinning hair, these natural remedies for hair growth should have you looking like Rapunzel in no time.
Avocados Aren't Just Good On Toast — 5 Reasons Why They're Great for Your Hair, TooHow do avocados benefit your hair? It turns out the widely beloved green fruit makes your hair healthier in several different ways.
5 Reef-Safe Sunscreens That Leave No White Cast, for Dark Skin TonesWe’ve rounded up five of the most popular reef-safe sunscreens without a white cast.
Clean Up Your Daily Regime With Our Clean Skincare GuideIf you're looking to lower your environmental impact in all aspects of your life, our clean skincare guide for Earth Day will help clean up your routine.
7 Natural Shampoos That Will Help Thicken Even the Finest HairFinding a natural shampoo to fit your specific type of hair wasn’t always simple, but these seven brands are making much easier.
Zero-Waste Hair Care Tips to Keep You Stylish, SustainablyZero waste living usually means eschewing plastic in its entirety, but what are some zero-waste hair care options?
Eco-Friendly Hair Ties and Scrunchies to Get You Through Bad Hair Days, SustainablyThese eco-friendly hair ties and scrunchies will get you through any bad hair day, sustainably.
Is Using Expired Skincare Dangerous in Any Way?Skincare products might seem innocuous, even harmless, but is using expired skincare dangerous in any way?
Are There Benefits to Refrigerating Skincare Products? Here's What You Should KnowRefrigerating many types of skin care products might seem like almost elementary, but is this extra step strictly necessary, or even a good idea?
How to Keep Natural Hair Moisturized For a Fully Hydrated LookDry hair got you down? Many types of natural hair could use some help with hydration, so keep it moisturized with these 7 natural beauty tricks.
How This Affordable Hair Care Brand Ditched Plastic for Aluminum (Exclusive)Eva NYC's hair care product range has completely transitioned from plastic to aluminum packaging, and still manages to be an affordable, zero-waste option.
How Eco-Friendly Is Your Tea Tree Oil? Behind the Skin Care StapleIs tea tree oil sustainable? The natural topical staple cures a variety of skin conditions, but here's how to make sure yours is eco-friendly.
8 Black-Owned, Cruelty-Free Hair Products That’ll Help You Embrace Your Natural CrownThese Black-owned, cruelty-free hair products are great for embracing your natural curls!
Zero-Waste Skincare: 5 Low-Impact Face Masks You Can Make at HomeYou can make these face masks at home with resources you likely already have in order to keep your impact down.
How to Find the Right Shampoo Bar for Your HairShampoo bars are a great way to reduce waste in the shower — here's our advice for finding the best shampoo bar for your hair.
Exploring the Many Health Benefits of Coconut Oil: Hair, Body, and MoreCoconut oil has been marketed far and wide as a superfood but the health benefits of coconut oil don’t just lie in its consumption.
Here Are a Few Natural Ways to Remove Body Hair, if That's What You PreferIf you prefer a clean-shaven look, there are several ways to remove body hair naturally, to avoid products with chemicals, dyes, or fragrances.
Why Does Hair Turn Gray?Why does our hair turn gray as we get older? Find out!
How Fenty Skin Is Embracing SustainabilityLearn how Fenty Beauty, Rihanna’s skincare brand, is especially sustainable.
Black-Owned Sustainable Beauty and Skincare BrandsThese Black-owned, sustainable beauty and skincare brands sell everything from lipstick to skincare to deodorant to toothpaste.