To make liquid hand soap all you need is a bar of soap and a cheese grater. What could be easier?
Tiny plastic beads in cosmetics are found in the Great Lakes, putting fish and human health at risk.
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From shampoo and lotion to wood polish and drain cleaner, you’ll be surprised at how many common household products contain potentially hazardous ingredients. Here’s how to identify problem products and find the best alternatives to buy — or save a little money by making your own.
What’s with glycerin? It’s a soap-making byproduct with antibacterial properties, but it’s often made with animal fat derivatives, which isn’t really our thing. So, we figured out how to make our own veggie version with coconut oil, opening up a whole world of kitchen pantry beauty concoctions.
Skip the packaging and synthetic chemicals and learn how to make your own, cold-processed shampoo bars.
Quirky behaviors involving shaving, moisturizing, socks and water conservation!
Many beauty products contain harmful chemicals, but figuring out which are the worst can be difficult. Natural Home editor-in-chief Robyn Griggs Lawrence clues you in to the top five chemical ingredients to avoid when buying summer skin care products, and helps you learn about a few natural alternatives.