Did you know that the United States has not passed a major federal law to regulate the safety of ingredients used in personal care products since 1938!? Meanwhile the EU has banned or restricted 1400 ingredients, many of which are used in our products. If you would like to learn more about safer skin care and beauty products...
Okay ladies and gents, I'm going to get real about toilet paper. I know, what could I possibly have to say about toilet paper? Guys, sometimes you have issues with lint. Ladies, you know exactly what I'm talking about: lint AND irritation. I have two words that may explain a few things: chlorine and formaldehyde!
What is organic cotton? What makes it organic? Those are two questions that I've been asked quite frequently during the last few months, when people find out about my business. The short answer is that the term "organic" is used in reference to the method of growing cotton, as it is with foods. Organic cotton is grown without the use of pesticides and chemicals. Here is an excellent fact sheet for you to browse through.
It seems, much of the time, that our culture goes to the extremes on topics. Much of this swing is helped along by the media. I've seen a lot of this lately with these of oils versus modern medicine. There seems to be a group of people who are die hard into oils, rather than natural medicine. Then there is another group that is super skeptical and won't give oils a second glance. My family falls in the middle.