Author Archives: Anela

The Known Dangers of Vinyl Flooring

  During the spring of 2015, “60 Minutes” did a thorough report showing just how unsafe laminate flooring sold by Lumber Liquidators was. The investigation went undercover to find that Chinese suppliers were lying about the levels of formaldehyde in the products. Some samples had formaldehyde levels that were as much as 18 times higher […]

Is Latex Wall Paint Safe for a Baby Nursery?

  If you’re decorating your new baby’s nursery, safety should be your primary concern. Unfortunately, when it comes to choosing the right paint for the room, it can get very confusing. You’re probably wondering, “If I paint my baby’s room, will he or she be safe?” The biggest health concern with paints are volatile organic […]

How Does Organic Sunscreen Work?

  In this article, we’ll compare 3 sunscreens: 98% ORGANIC: Badger SPF 30 Clear Zinc Sunscreen MOSTLY NATURAL: Thinksport SPF 50 Plus Sunscreen FOR SENSITIVE SKIN: Blue Lizard Australian Sunscreen – Sensitive Skin Sunscreen SPF 30+ Broad Spectrum UVA/UVB Protection Introduction We all want to use organic, chemical-free products, but what exactly is the most natural […]

How to Use Activated Charcoal to Purify Air

  Studies tell us that the average air freshener has hundreds of chemical compounds that are emitted into a home’s air when used. These chemicals, called volatile active compounds, or VOCs, can be very dangerous. They’ve been linked as a possible cause of allergic reactions, eye and skin irritations, nervous system problems, cancer, among many […]