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The Plant Paradox

The Plant Paradox – Dr. Gundry

Recently A customer told us they found our deodorant in The Plant Paradox by Dr. Steven R. Gundry. So of course we went straight over the the local book store and much to our amazement – there we are! Endorsed as a “friendly substitute” for commercial deodorant brands! Once again our EWG Verified status and […]

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Why-BPA-Wont-Kill-You

YES our new plastic jars are BPA-Free!

YES our plastic jars are BPA-Free! Since changing our packaging from glass to BPA-free plastic we have had many inquiries about the plastic we use. Our jars are recyclable and BPA-free! The jar lids and the inner linings of the jars are #5 PP (Polypropylene) and the outer body of the jars are #6 PS (Polystyrene). […]

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Men's Natural Grooming

Men’s Natural Grooming

Photo: carolina saavedra https://www.flickr.com/photos/127528419@N06/with/15359891887/   I was watching my teenage son get ready for a date the other day and I counted the number of men’s natural grooming products he was using. I guess things really don’t change – I would tell my 16 year old self not to overdo it with the hair gel! […]

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Daffodils

Cancer Awareness Month

April is daffodil month in Canada. Yes, the flowers are starting to poke their way through the cold earth and the birds are chirping a little bit louder. But the daffodils I’m referring to are for the cancer awareness campaign run by the Canadian Cancer Society. I take time this month to reflect on friends […]

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month & PinkWashing

PinkWashing by unscrupulous marketers has been an ongoing challenge for credible charities and brands that have positive goals. Dollar store goods sporting pink ribbons make us feel that these are products we should purchase with some higher purpose. Often little or no money is given to charity or there is a plethora of fine print […]

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Changing Healthcare with Smart Phones

Smartphones are changing Healthcare and the world. These little “pocket computers” are allowing us to communicate and access information in ways that not so long ago existing only in the realm of sci-fi stories. This video report talks about how smartphones are starting to have an impact in the world of healthcare. Imagine using your smartphone to […]

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Study warns about potential effects of endocrine disrupting chemicals

A recent landmark study warns about the potential effects of endocrine disrupting chemicals (hormone) on the health of people and wildlife. The chemicals in your home, food and car are linked to a whole range of diseases. Awareness is the first step towards creating a safer environment for yourself and your family. Some factors are easier to change than […]

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