REQUIRED READING!!! A heartfelt thank you to Elizabeth Gilbert.

Author Elizabeth Gilbert just shared this most amazing Facebook post about women, vanity, beauty and judgement: http://on.fb.me/1If6u38 “No matter what you’re wearing, you are dressing up, too. As the great drag queen RuPaul has said: “We are all born naked. Everything else is just drag.” So be sympathetic. Everyone is facing her own battlefield in her Continue reading


Parabens or Herbs? The Precautionary Principle & Skincare

Do a search for “rosemary cancer” on the web, and you’ll come up with dozens of articles describing the benefits of using “cancer-fighting” rosemary. Example: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-1021464/Adding-rosemary-steak-help-prevent-cancer.html Do a search for “parabens cancer” on the web, and you’ll come up with dozens of articles outlining the potential dangers of using “estrogen-mimicking” parabens. Example: http://articlehubseurope.com/cancer-hub/why-should-you-choose-a-paraben-free-anti-aging-moisturizer/ Considering that Continue reading