Organic makeup has come a long way from its humble roots. Name brand cosmetics companies have a major stake in the makeup industry and are not willing to give up much control. However, small, innovative companies have pushed forward to address the needs of consumers seeking products made naturally without artificial ingredients.
The organic cosmetics company NVEY makes a line of products that are as good as name brand cosmetics. This includes products such as foundation and face powder. These products use natural colorants from the Read the rest of this entry »
Although engines fueled by alcohol have existed since 1826, high taxes on alcohol and government subsidies for oil production led automobile manufacturers to favor gasoline combustion engines. However, with the increasing scarcity of petroleum and greenhouse gases threatening the worldâ€™s climate, scientists are stepping up efforts to develop sustainable biofuels.
The most common biofuel is ethanol derived from corn. To a lesser extent, soybeans are also used to make fuel. Due to modern industrial farming techniques, these crops require huge inputs of energy and water to grow. Although corn is Read the rest of this entry »
Some people who have the conviction to live organically get teased about it, but this is often because others feel threatened that they are being judged for not adhering to the same standards. If you want to live green but don’t want to face derision, the first thing to do is not to rub other people’s faces in it. Nobody likes being made to feel inferior. If you merely do what feels right to you without belittling others, you will be far less likely to draw ire.
Beyond that, you should just take simple steps to Read the rest of this entry »
Cookies are usually a hit with everyone at parties and at home. Most people bake cookies with typical ingredients like chocolate, flour and sugar. Did you know that you can make delicious no-bake cookies that are organic? Because of the latest diets and health concerns, you can find ingredients at your local grocery store that are organic. You can even find an entire cookie mix that is organic if you donâ€™t want to make the cookies from scratch. Read the rest of this entry »
Living a healthier life involves exercising more and making major changes to your everyday diet. Most of the food you are currently eating is probably completely processed and does nothing for your overall health. The best way to begin a healthier lifestyle is by making small changes that you can actually stick with. It is going to be difficult for you to go from an all-processed junk food diet to a vegetarian one, so making smaller changes is really what is going to help you stick with it in the long run.
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