4 things on my blog i no longer agree with

... and no, non-vegan items are not included ūüėČ i've decided to publish this because, hey, no one is perfect. if we're not learning from our mistakes, we're doing something wrong. we should always strive for improvement. let's get straight into it. baking soda hair wash the pH of baking soda is much too harsh [...]

rinse only method (ROM) / water only washing

[ check out UPDATE 1 (5/9/13), UPDATE 2 (5/24/13), UPDATE 3 (6/21/13), UPDATE 4 (8/15/13) ]oh, readers... dear readers... i will be embarking on the journey to only "washing" my hair by rinsing it with water! that's it! seriously.  what is water-only-washing/ the ROM?it's literally only washing your hair with water. it's the ultimate low maintenance hair routine, but does require more elbow grease.with [...]

homemade “dry shampoo”

i've been asked a lot about the whole "oily" side of the no-'poo world. of course, the transition period will be oily and that's unavoidable, but sometimes you just need a good ol dry shampoo, right? whoever created the concept of dry shampoo is a genius. pure genius. however, whoever decided that dry shampoo should [...]

my transition to a clean, “green” beauty routine

i've decided to put all of my knowledge and experience of going no-'poo and dropping "chemicals" (term used very loosely) from my beauty routine all together. i wanted ¬†an overall cleaner and "greener" routine to control my exposure. hopefully this answers a lot of questions and helps you guys ūüôā warning: LONG POST, but i [...]

homemade deodorant

in yet another attempt to be more "green" and natural in my every day routine, i have switched to homemade deodorant. i've waited quite some time to actually post this because i wanted to be 110% sure i knew EXACTLY what i'd be getting you guys into if you decide to switch. (see the 4 week [...]