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Should you opt for “paraben free” products?

I’m seeing more and more “paraben free” being promoted on personal care labels. So, like maybe people, you too may wonder: if products boast to be free from this ingredient, why is it in there in the first place and what’s so bad about it? Let’s have a little look into that, and some better alternative. What are parabens? Parabens are basically preservatives. Which work specifically to prevent bacteria, mould

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The Clean 15 and the Dirty Dozen: What Your Produce Policy Should Look Like

In an ideal world, we would all shop from our local farmer’s market, where everything would be organic, seasonal, and ethically produced. We would know the sweet couple selling us fruit and vegetables on a first name basis. Fresh tomatoes would come from our own backyard and apples off our very own tree. But most of us don’t live in that world. Unfortunately, the perks of city life mean that

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Why is coconut oil so bad?

In the aftermath of the American Heart Association’s (AHA) recent bashing on coconut oil, eye brows have been raised and questions have been asked over the efficacy of the “I-use-it-for-everthing” oil. Coconut oil has a functional food profile, with it’s antimicrobial properties and many moistening applications. These traits have made it a house hold favourite, from kitchen to bathroom to bedroom. But wait, what? Our beloved coconut oil may be

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Yoga At Your Desk

When you work in an office, staring at a computer all day long can quickly make you forget about your body’s needs. It can be too easy to lose yourself in concentration on your computer screen and forget about your own well-being, often to the detriment of productivity. Give Your Brain a Break. According to several studies, it’s been established that the human brain can only take in up to

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Rahua Color Full Line Review & Event in Berlin

Back in March, we were lucky enough to have the lovely co-founder of Rahua, Anna Ayers, over to our Amazingy showroom to explain to us in detail the complex color-supporting properties of the Rahua Color Full line. Also, she gave us the No.1 Beauty Advice all of us need to embrace right now: “Maintaining beautiful hair is not only about the products we put on our body but also what

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