From VOC to DIY – Natural Air Fresheners

From VOC to DIY – Natural Air Fresheners

Most Air Fresheners, whether it's a Febreze-like product you spray, a toxic little tree you hang in your car or something you plug into a socket, aren't actually making the air 'fresh', they're masking odours with a toxic mixture of chemicals. A single scented product can have hundreds of chemicals in it to create its 'signature scent'. Learn simple DIY ways to naturally freshen your air.

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Detoxing Your Bathroom

This month on the blog, I'll be exploring Detoxing our Bathrooms and sharing why I started making my own personal care products. Often when we think about 'getting healthy', the first place our mind goes is our kitchen. The foods we eat, the products we're buying. We might start to look at food labels and researching unfamiliar ingredients. Indeed, becoming comfortable with reading food labels is really important because there are so many ways for companies to hide bad ingredients in foods.  For example, did you know that MSG can be hidden in a food under the ingredient, 'seasonings' or 'spices'?  Becoming a detective in the kitchen is an essential part of getting healthy, but this skill is important in our bathrooms, too!

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