There are some things that never change, no matter where you live – even though my apartment is in a relatively industrial area, around the corner from a seemingly endless stretch of warehouses, the cacophony of spring still reaches my bedroom in the morning.
TYPE: FRAGRANCE BALM/OIL
HERBS: BASIL, MYRRH, PINE
USES: PERFUME, TOPICAL MEDICINE
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PRODUCT: ALTERNA BAMBOO KENDI OIL
BASICS: HAIR OIL | $25.– / 1.7 oz | ORGANIC, FAIR-TRADE, CRUELTY-FREE
HERBS: BAMBOO, FENNEL, ALGAE, CARROT, JOJOBA.
Now, perhaps more than ever, creating a market for environmentally sustainable products is an urgent need. The consumerism that has ingrained itself in our culture is a facet of day to day life that we cannot easily shed. In the fight against climate change we cannot simply expect the momentum behind consumerism to come to a halt. To rely on such a drastic lifestyle change for such a large number of people is anything but realistic – as is the expectation that people will buy a product simply because it is “green”.
PRODUCT: Insta Natural Hyaluronic Acid Serum
BASICS: PERFUME | $15.97 / 60 ml |ORGANIC – NO PARABENS/SULFATES – VEGAN
HERBS: GREEN TEA, ALOE, JOJOBA, GINKO, ROSEMARY
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Spider plants (Chlorophytum comosum) are easy to grow house plants that are also pretty easy on the eyes.
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PRODUCT: Acorelle – Eau de Perfume, Land of Cedar
BASICS: PERFUME | $44.00 / 50 ml |ORGANIC – NSF – CRUELTY FREE
HERBS: CEDAR, BERGAMOT, GINGER
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