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Posts tagged "Non-Toxic Sunscreen"
Why I'm Giving Up on Mineral Sunscreen

Why I’m Giving Up on Mineral Sunscreen

Mineral sunscreens not only don't work, they're annoying to use, and there's little proof that conventional sunscreens are even that toxic. I'm moving on.
  • Green Beauty Review: Manda Organic Sun Paste Is Quite Paste-y

    Green Beauty Review: Manda Organic Sun Paste Is Quite Paste-y

    I love me some summer fun in the sun about as much as I love coral reefs – which is a lot. However, in some evil twist of modern day chemistry, most standard sunblocks contain toxins that harm the delicate ecosystems of reefs. These same toxins are absorbed through your incredibly porous skin when you...
    Your Eco-Friendly Summer Beach and Pool Party Packing List

    Your Eco-Friendly Summer Beach and Pool Party Packing List

    These sweltering days have got me dreaming of the beach – any beach. Long Beach, Coney Island, the Jersey Shore, Tulum, California … I will go anywhere that involves the sound of the waves. To make myself feel better about the fact that I haven’t frolicked in salty water yet, I put together this beach...