Conscious Christmas wish list: 15 gift ideas

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When an item is cheap for you, someone, somewhere is paying. But there are tons of things to give without them being harmful, in any way. I’ve listed ten guilt free gift ideas.

9 cool sustainable brands I discovered during Holistiks Reform House

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Last week, I visited the Holistik Reform House, an initiative of the beautiful Karlijn Visser and Evelyn van Hasselt from the conscious platform Holistik.nl. The goal of their Reform House? Getting to know all the awesome sustainable, eco-friendly and natural brands out there. Here are 9 brands that I discovered during the Reform House.

The truth about chemicals in make-up and skin care

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Did you know: at least 64% of the stuff you put on your skin, you absorb? So when you use a natural oil, your skin will absorb the oil and in the long run, your skin will probably benefit. But the same thing goes for when you put a heavy chemical on your skin. Your body absorbs a big part of it. So what’s safe to use and what isn’t?

Weleda Skin Food: my favorite natural skin care

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I believe beauty starts within. It starts with nurturing your body with healthy foods (lots of greens and good carbs and fats!) and by thinking beautiful thoughts. But your skin can sometimes use an extra hand, especially when it’s cold and stormy outside. People very often ask me what kind of beauty products I use, so I will share my favorite natural beauty products.