GET 20% OFF YOUR FIRST ORDER WITH CODE FIRST20 AT CHECKOUT!

Posts

3 Reasons “Vegan” Belongs in Your Belly and on Your Skin

3 Reasons “Vegan” Belongs in Your Belly and on Your Skin

Search for #vegan on Instagram, and you’ll find an endless array of food recipes and restaurant fare that manage to omit animals, while boosting flavor. It’s undeniable that vegan food is officially infiltrating the mainstream, one oat-milk latte at a time. And the more popular it becomes, the more widely distributed and affordable it gets for everyone.

Read more →


How Deodorant Became a Daily Essential

How Deodorant Became a Daily Essential

By Lindsay Patton-Carson If you have armpits, chances are deodorant (hopefully it’s PiperWai!) is part of your everyday routine. The odor-diminishing product has become a staple in our culture, and getting your first deodorant is an adulthood rite of passage for many. In the grand scheme of things, however, deodorant is a relatively new invention that debuted in 1888. Body odor originally wasn’t meant as a bad thing. Instead, it was a defense mechanism our ancestors used against predators. As you may have read on our stress sweat blog, body odor and sweat were both biological tools for our species’...

Read more →


Is Aluminum Antiperspirant Linked to Breast Cancer?

Is Aluminum Antiperspirant Linked to Breast Cancer?

OK, guys. Let’s put this debate to rest. Does antiperspirant cause cancer? How about Alzheimer’s? There have been a lot of claims on the internet – whether it’s through blogs or social media – that using antiperspirant causes cancer. With this information oversaturation, how do you know which claim is credible and which one is not?

Read more →


The Toxic Truth About Tampons

The Toxic Truth About Tampons

 By Kali Boxes Have you ever taken a moment and thought about what is in your tampon? If you are like most of us, the answer is no. Sanitary products are classified as a class 2 medical device and regulated by the FDA. However, the FDA doesn’t require companies to disclose their ingredients to consumers. It is up the company to share their ingredients with their customers. The truth doesn’t always set you free. Overall, the typical drugstore tampon has a ton of harsh chemicals that can cause irritation in one of the most sensitive spots in your body. Some...

Read more →


How Fitness and Meditation Nurtured My Mind During Recovery

How Fitness and Meditation Nurtured My Mind During Recovery

If you’ve ever been in recovery from drug or alcohol abuse, you’ve probably wondered why so many people encourage you to work out or—worse—practice yoga as part of your recovery. As if simply living a sober life wasn’t hard enough, you’re supposed to practice meditation, too? It can seem overwhelming, and taking care of your body by lifting weights is the last thing you want to do. 

Read more →