Benefits of Mineral Sunscreen
Does Mineral Sunscreen Really Work? A Guide to Mineral Sunscreen and Finding the Right SPF If you’re looking for the most effective form of sun protection, you may think any old mineral sunscreen will do, but there is more to a safe sunscreen than minerals and the SPF number. Broad-spectrum sun protection means blocking not only the dangerous UVB and UVA rays, but also choosing a product that doesn’t feature a slew of yucky chemicals.
What are Indian Simmer Sauces?
Simmer sauces are a worry-free way to make your meal tasty and healthy. These pre-made sauces are made with fresh ingredients and savory spices to give your food an easy, and convenient jolt of flavor.
What is a Community Garden?
What is a Community Garden? 5 Things to Know It’s the time of year that you’re thinking about planting your garden, dreaming of the first sweet sugar snap peas and plump tomatoes. Maybe you have the space for a sprawling garden, but, if not, growing your own food isn’t out of reach.
My journey: road to organic farming
I am fortunate to have grown up eating meals that were prepared using fresh ingredients, rather than canned and frozen foods. I served, in a way, as sous chef to my mother in the kitchen as I became old enough to do so.
7 Ingredients to Avoid in Toothpaste
7 Toothpaste Ingredients to Avoid Most of us use toothpaste daily to clean our teeth and freshen our breath. While toothpaste can help to prevent cavities or gum disease, some types of toothpaste may include ingredients that can be potentially harmful.
Reasons to Use Natural Cleaning Products
The Importance of Using Green Cleaning Products As more individuals are becoming more aware of damage to the planet as a result of pollution, consumers are looking for more environmentally-friendly ways to live. This can include recycling, using energy-efficient appliances, and reducing the use of fossil fuels for transportation and home heating.
How to Make Homemade Incense Cones
How to Make Homemade Natural Incense Incense has been around for centuries and has been used for various purposes. While the specific formulation can vary based on its origin, incense is made of fragrant materials like cinnamon, frankincense, and sandalwood, and produces a fragrant scent when it’s burned.
The Truth About Sulfates
Are Sulfates Bad for Your Skin & Hair? Increasing numbers of beauty products are hitting store shelves that market themselves as free of sulfates--but what, exactly, does that mean? If you're interested in avoiding chemicals or living a more natural lifestyle, should you be avoiding sulfates? Check out these answers to your most common sulfate questions. What Exactly are Sulfates? Sulfates are the chemicals most often used as cleansing agents in a variety of products that you may use on a regular basis.
Benefits & Uses of Raw Honey
The Complete Guide to Consuming Raw Honey Raw honey has become increasingly popular in recent years--but what is it, exactly, and how can it benefit you? Learning more about raw honey and how to use it effectively can help you better determine whether you may want to add it to your diet. What is Raw Honey? Raw honey is unprocessed honey that comes straight from the hive.
Why Shop With Co-Op Market?
Why You Should Shop with Co-op Market Who Are We? Co-op Market is the online marketplace for clean, responsible living. A quick run through the Explore sections About the Co-op Market and Meet Our Parent Company or our other All About the Co-op Market blog posts will tell you that: • we're real people who embrace the world of natural • we’re part of Frontier Co-op, who is not only a leader in the natural products industry but a leader in giving back • we work with brands who share our vision for a more ethical, mindful and well world Whether you’re established on the journey to natural or are just becoming interested in a more eco-friendly way of life, our goal is to support you on your journey — not just to connect you with these brands and products, but to help provide you with solutions to challenges you encounter along the path.