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Low Tox Family

Colourants in our makeup and cosmetics

COLOURS IN OUR COSMETICS At the most basic level, cosmetic colourants can be divided into three groups organic, inorganic, and fruit/vegetable colourants. ORGANIC COLORANTS In this case, ‘organic’ just means it contains carbon atoms it doesn’t have the conventional meaning of ‘organic’ that we usually associate with food or cosmetics. All organic colourants are either …

Low Tox Gardening

Flouride

FLUORIDE 97% of the worlds drinking water is NOT fluoridated! Most countries have removed it from their drinking water due to concerns of medical ethics (mass medication) and neurotoxicity. 89% of Australians have access to fluoridated tap water. Once water is fluoridated, it is difficult to control excessive fluoride intake, as people drink different amounts …

Low Tox Family

PLASTIC FREE/LOW TOX LUNCH BOXES

PLASTIC FREE/LOW TOX LUNCH BOXES Why I love stainless steel: 🔺They are durable, 🔺Environmentally friendly 🔺Long lasting.(can last a lifetime if treated properly) 🔺Less wasteful 🔺Non toxic 🔺Hygienic 🔺Non leaching 🔺Less expensive over time 🔺100% Recyclable I use stainless steel lunchboxes from @aldiaustralia they are on special buys twice a year in the greener range. @targetaus sell …

Product Reviews

TUESDAY REVIEW- Listerine

Listerine- Cool Mint 🔹Water= Water, a solvent for ingredients that do not like to dissolve in oils but rather in water.  Usually number one of the ingredients list so it makes up majority of the product. The water used in cosmetics is purified and deionized (it means that almost all of the mineral ions inside …