Earth Under Fire: What is Causing Climate Change?

The terms “climate change” and “global warming” are frequently used interchangeably, although they are two different things. Climate change refers to the increasing average global temperature caused by naturally occurring processes such as solar radiation, forest fires, and volcanic eruptions. Global warming, on the other hand, refers to a long-standing trend of rising global temperature

5 Uses for Bergamot Essential Oil

If you are an essential oil veteran, you are probably familiar with bergamot essential oil and some of the many uses and benefits associated with it. However, if you are new to essential oils, bergamot may seem quite foreign. Derived from the peel of the bergamot fruit, bergamot essential oil is a multipurpose, citrus-like, cold-pressed

Forget cosmetic surgery: get flawless skin the natural way

Everyone wants to have a flawless complexion, but Nature does not bless us all in this way, and modern living can make perfect skin something to aspire to but never achieve. But you don’t have to resort to artificial means such as Botox to get the look you’ve always wanted. Forget cosmetic surgery and get

Phthalates – 10 Hidden Places They’re Lurking and Why You Should Care

So, what the heck’s a Phthalate (THAL-ate)? Chemical made from petroleum. Used in personal care products and a large variety of plastics. Used to soften plastics and make them flexible (think shampoo bottle). Endocrine disrupting (more info here) If it’s primarily used in plastic, why is it in our personal care stuff?! Cheap. Improves texture.