Entries by apowell

Clean Beauty Guide: Top 3 Ingredients to Avoid

In a world where we are hyper-sensitive about what we put into our bodies, you think we would be equally concerned about what we put onto it. It’s important to remember that, when it comes to living a healthy lifestyle, what you put onyour body is just as significant as what you put in it. […]

Starting a Home Detox: Where to Begin?

Body detoxes are more popular than ever before as people seek to cleanse and eliminate harmful toxins and chemicals that have built up in their bodies. You may have even heard a friend rave about a skinny tea or water fasting. However, these trendy cleanses rarely target and remove the toxins they seek. A far […]

Why Handmade Matters for You and the Environment

Human impact on the environment is, without a doubt, a universally important subject and, naturally, our impact on the environment has found its way into many aspects of our everyday lives, particularly in the consumer choices we make. Decades of rampant consumerism has created increasingly competitive manufacturers who value fast, cheap, and bulk production processes. […]

Why is Eco-Friendly Packaging So Important?

Each year the average American goes through over 250lbs of plastic waste – most of it comes from food packaging. In fact, the EPA estimates that one-third of America’s municipal solid waste comes from packaging. Both the manufacture of the packaging and the impact of disposing of it contribute to the generation of unfathomable amounts […]

ARE PLASTICS RECYCLABLE?

August 4, 2020 – By Fawn Organics It’s no surprise the answer to this question remains confusing for even the most hardcore of recyclers. The short answer is, at once, yes, no, and sometimes. Like me, you’ve probably heard that plastics with a number on the bottom are all recyclable in some way and the […]