Reduce Plastic with Your Soap

Want to reduce the amount of plastic you bring into your home and put into the environment? I’ve found a few products that fit the bill, and one of them helps you reduce plastic with your soap. Yep, foaming hand soap tablets that are packaged in paper and shipped in cardboard. Did I mention the reusable dispenser is glass? Can I get a woot woot!

reusable glass dispenser with soap tabs packaged in paper
fill your reusable glass dispenser with hot water and drop in a tab
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Aluminum Free Deodorant Comparisons

The debate over aluminum being connected to Alzheimer’s disease and to breast cancer continues. Studies have suggested both, and both have been discredited. Regardless, many have kicked aluminum to the curb, just in case. I did, and now I’ve done some aluminum free deodorant comparisons!

Aluminum free deodorants. Native, Love Beauty and Planet, Arm & Hammer Essentials, Spit and Polish

I don’t want to be that TMI girl, but here we are talking about deodorant, so what do you think is going to happen? As a breast cancer survivor and having a family history of dementia, I want to err on the side of caution so I’ve done some aluminum free deodorant comparisons. Plus, I have the most active sweat glands I’ve ever met.

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Quip: Best Home & Travel Toothbrush

EGADS! I made a mistake–I do have an affiliate link to this product on Amazon (I totally forgot) so this is technically an #ad! Disregard my original words: This is neither an ad nor an affiliate link; I am really this excited about my Quip toothbrush. (you can find yours at my Amazon store)

Imagine having an electric toothbrush nearly the size of a hammer in a charging stand on your vanity. Imagine it needs to be plugged in to keep a charge, meaning you’ve just lost one outlet in your bathroom. Now you’re traveling and your choices are to find space in your luggage for the hammer and its charger or switch to a manual brush for the duration of your vacation. And we all know what that feels like, right?

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Best Travel Makeup, Ever!

Can you travel for a week with nothing but a carry-on and a tote? Would you like to?

Start by paring down your makeup bag. There is some serious bulk and weight in all of those tubes and bottles and jars! How do you not take the essentials, you ask? And let’s face it, once you’re into a beauty routine, it all feels essential at some point, right?

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