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Why recycling your personal care containers is important.

Why recycling your personal care product packaging is important. Recycling is the process of taking materials and restructuring them with aprocess that allows the recycling industry to use their matter for thepurpose of redesigning and remanufacturing a new product. It is important to recycle because it relieves some of the burden of storingwaste matter. It's important to recycle because it decreases the level ofcarbon atoms that are emitted into the atmosphere due to burning garbage. After a study conducted by the Oberlin CollegeRecycling Program ofOhio, the following data was gathered: * Every year our United States plastics industry makes enough...

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All About Love by Susan L. Taylor

All About Love  by Susan L. Taylor

Ms. Taylor shared a magnificent video which outlined her latest project and life purpose National Cares Mentoring-www.caresmentoring.com, a national movement to engage everyday citizens across our great nation in the fulfilling cause of mentoring our youth.

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Sifting through quality and so so stuff...

I started experimenting with shea butter about 3 years ago while living in Harlem. I was trying to duplicate a sweet and spicy smelling moisturizer that my 'then boyfriend' used to bring me on the regular. It was a very smoooth consistency of shea butter, beeswax and about 8 other ingredients. When we broke up I felt totally drained of everything, including some of the best body butter I thought I'd ever try. CORRECTION! That is until I started making my own. I would head down to 125th street on the weekends and sometimes all the way to Brooklyn to...

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And what about your shower head?

And what about your shower head?

Many years ago when I frequented the hair salon often I was asked by a stylist, ever so politely, “what kind of water are you showering with?”   My immediate response was a raised eyebrow followed by ”pardon...come again?”    I proceeded to tell her in the same polite tone (although clearly bothered and confused by the question, as if I had a choice) “the kind that comes out of my shower head.”    She chuckled and went on to ask if I’ve thought about installing any filters or special shower head to  my plumbing because my hair felt unusually dry and that it could...

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Do you suffer from breakage? We can help! Hair Rules Volume 1

Do you suffer from breakage?  We can help! Hair Rules Volume 1

Did you know we produce a product for the hair??  Fruition Follicle Serum has been an item of our full spectrum line for about 10 years.   It’s designed to be used in very small quantities as a daily restorative and protective hair emollient that prevents breakage and promotes absorption and elasticity to the hair shaft. You may not have heard much about this product because our focus has been on body care and fragrance.   However, when our beloved Jacque Reid (check out her latest vegan project) of The Tom Joyner Morning Show posted about her new hair journey to transition her tresses...

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