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Planet friendly initiatives!

It makes me so happy to see companies being inventive and taking planet friendly initiatives 🌎🌱
This is on a sign in the bathroom Mar shopping mall in Algarve, Portugal 🇵🇹 - “Did you know that the water that we use for the toilets comes from the rain? We have a 30.000 liters tank that allows us to store water when it rains and reuse it for that purpose… Good idea, right?”
Yes! Great idea @marshoppingmatosinhos 👏
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Algae the future of planet friendly sunscreen

Is algae the future of natural planet friendly sunscreen? Many of us worry that our sunscreen may be polluting the ocean and environment while we want to protect our skin. Algae could offer a natural alternative. That is why we have included Algica, an algae that is a proven spf booster and potential future sunscreen. Our natural organic Make my day cream is packed with algica, the superstar ingredient that also protects your skin from pollution. Make your day with Make my day 💛💛💛
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Anti inflammatory skincare

Anti-inflammatory skincare is a type of skincare that helps to reduce inflammation in the skin. It is designed to help soothe skin, reduce redness, and calm irritation. It can be used to treat a variety of skin conditions such as acne, rosacea, eczema, and psoriasis. Anti-inflammatory skincare products are formulated with ingredients like aloe vera, green tea extract, and chamomile that help reduce inflammation. They can also provide hydration and nourishment to the skin while calming it down.

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A dose of nature

A dose of nature. One new study from Finland 🇫🇮 by the institute for health and welfare, has revealed a correlation between exposure to nature and a reduced use of prescription drugs, including antidepressants. The study found that the benefits of nature 🌲 was particularly strong with those on the lowest income
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Eternal youth

No, we are not promising you eternal youth or time reversing tricks. We are offering a space in this beauty universe, where you are allowed to be exactly who you are, in all aspects. And gladly offer you the benefits of nourishing your physical body with the power from nature. And by doing so, as a bonus effect. Because your skin will be coated with chosen ingredients beneficial for the skin's natural mechanisms. Then yes, your skin will radiate with glow and feel better suited for your soul.
Transformation is part of nature. Butterflies, flowers, personalities all transform. The most beautiful transformation is however the one when you go from aware to even more aware, of who you are. And accept that. Stopping compromising what you want in your life. Making the right choice. That choice that you know is better for you, in the long run. So no, we won't promise you quick fix skincare solutions. The beauty of our products is aligned with your transformation towards becoming the better you.
We got your back when it comes to skincare.✨ 💚✨
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Undercover agent deodorant- A natural deodorant that works

99% natural ingredients - the only non-natural ingredient is baking soda.
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Beautiful glass packaging.
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Vegan-friendly product!
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Lightly scented with Ho leaf oil and Cypress oils.

Free from synthetic aluminium and alcohol. With organic ingredients.  

INGREDIENTS:

Citric Acid Ester - lowers Skin PH value so odor forming bacteria cannot multiply rapidly

Potassium Alum - a natural mineral salt which prevents the growth of odor causing bacteria in a natural way without inhibiting the function of the sweat glands to transpire. 

Sodium Bicarbonate - baking soda absorbs odors 

Ho leaf oil - relaxing for hectic and stressful times

Cypress essential oil - antiseptic, calming

Nothing else!
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Natural and organic ingredients

Just like high quality spices can preserve food and add richness to your meal, with texture, color and flavor. So can high quality skincare add alot of benefits to your skin and its system. Skin absorbs. And what is absorbed the body always tries to convert into something beneficial for you.
That's why we only offer natural and organic ingredients. Because those are the only "spices" that the body understands. 💚
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7 best natural and organic deodorants for men

7 Best Natural and Organic Deodorants for Men

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7 best organic and natural deodorants for men

It’s not every day we talk or even think about our armpit health. But how could we not!?  These awkward little scoops of space beneath our arms are home to some very important lymph nodes that function to detoxify your body. Unfortunately, many of us are clogging the pores that release these toxins that are meant to be removed from the body. It’s time to replace the toxic mess you may be applying to your sensitive areas with one of the best natural deodorants for men in our list. But first, we must assess the damage.

Stop reaching for your scent-laden sport stick, clear antiperspirant gel, or spray canister,  if they contain any of the following carcinogenic ingredients that are keeping your armpits from doing their job.

Toxins in Conventional Deodorant

Did you know there are ingredients lingering in your current deodorant that could be slowly making you sick?

Checking labels usually means discovering there’s no actual Sandalwood in your “Sandalwood-scented sports stick” and instead you’ll be bombarded with hyphenated words that are impossible to pronounce. Even if there are only a few ingredients on the list, it doesn’t make it safe or natural. Here’s a list of the most common active ingredients found in deodorant, how the body responds to them, and why it’s best to replace them with one from our list of the best natural deodorants for men.

Aluminum

Aluminum-based compounds are the most common active ingredient in and perhaps the most dangerous. Acting as an antiperspirant, aluminum blocks sweat glands trapping the body’s natural waste from escaping. If absorbed (and it often is depending on how long you wear your deodorant), aluminum will alter the structure of estrogen receptors in breast cells (because of proximity) and increase the likelihood of breast cancer--yes, men get this too. Additional estrogen in men can also create other symptoms like enlarged breasts, infertility, and ED.

Triclosan

Triclosan serves as a preservative and powerful antibacterial in things like deodorant, antiperspirant, hand sanitizer, and other cosmetics. It seems natural to want to kill the bacteria on your pits but at what cost? The FDA labels Triclosan as a pesticide while the EPA calls it a probable carcinogen. The use of these ingredients creates toxic buildup in the body and deteriorates our environment, especially aquatic life.

Parabens

Prosecuting parabens isn’t new for this blog but unfortunately, they continue to be used in 75-90 percent of men’s body care products. The most common include methylparaben, propylparaben, ethylparaben, and butylparaben. Parabens are used as a preservative but what they actually do is alter hormones. Yet another risk for men to experience spikes in estrogen levels.

[Read: The Truth About Parabens]

Parfum/Fragrances

Most men seek a strong, masculine scented deodorant. But you may be exposing yourself to a synthetic chemical soup that can damage your lungs, irritate your armpits, and cause allergic reactions.

Toxins in Conventional Deodorant

Unfortunately, the danger of these deodorants don’t manifest themselves immediately but over time can result in asthma, kidney damage, allergies, and even cancer. Beyond the long-term damage, the use of products that contain these toxins can cause you to be tired, unfocused, and can affect your appetite and mood.

Have you discovered any of these perpetrating ingredients in your current deodorant? If so, toss it out!. Your armpits deserve better, your health is too important, plus we’ve got stellar alternatives for you. Here are the best natural deodorants for men.

 

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What makes Scandinavian beauty different


1. What is it that make Scandinavian beauty regimes different from those from other area of the world?

Many Scandinavians embrace a holistic approach to great skin. It’s not just what you apply onto your skin, it’s also what you eat, mental wellbeing and how you exercise. Scandinavian women are knowledgeable on how strong fatty acids can increase the barrier functions of cells. Most people want to keep it simple and avoid long complicated routines.


2. Which product in your in your range do you consider the most Scandinavian and why?

They are all very Scandinavian as I like to use natural, pure, simple but effective ingredients, but if I would have to pick one it would be our multi award winning balm All you need is me. I have actually tasted all ingredients, that’s how pure it is. There are only 5 ingredient but as they are natural they work in synergy and become even more effective together.


3. How do you define Scandinavian beauty?
Pure, natural, organic, clean ingredients. Products that stimulate the skin and provide great results, without any damage and side effects to the skin or the planet. Stylistically pure packaging often made of recycled or sustainable materials.



True organic of Sweden
Tina de Sousa
tina@trueorganicofsweden.com
trueorganicofsweden.com



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What makes Scandinavian beauty different


1. What is it that make Scandinavian beauty regimes different from those from other area of the world?

Many Scandinavians embrace a holistic approach to great skin. It’s not just what you apply onto your skin, it’s also what you eat, mental wellbeing and how you exercise. Scandinavian women are knowledgeable on how strong fatty acids can increase the barrier functions of cells. Most people want to keep it simple and avoid long complicated routines.


2. Which product in your in your range do you consider the most Scandinavian and why?

They are all very Scandinavian as I like to use natural, pure, simple but effective ingredients, but if I would have to pick one it would be our multi award winning balm All you need is me. I have actually tasted all ingredients, that’s how pure it is. There are only 5 ingredient but as they are natural they work in synergy and become even more effective together.


3. How do you define Scandinavian beauty?
Pure, natural, organic, clean ingredients. Products that stimulate the skin and provide great results, without any damage and side effects to the skin or the planet. Stylistically pure packaging often made of recycled or sustainable materials.



True organic of Sweden
Tina de Sousa
tina@trueorganicofsweden.com
trueorganicofsweden.com



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