DIY Lotion

I’ve been making my own lotion for almost a year, and I finally have something I really enjoy using. I have fairly sensitive skin, and many lotions were too heavy and made me break out or just took forever to soak in. But one of the reasons I love making my own products is that … More DIY Lotion

Zero Waste Shaving

Warmer weather has arrived here in the northeast, and for many this means breaking out brand new disposable razors and blades. A year ago that was me. But this year I have a shiny new (to me) metal safety razor that allows me to get silky smooth and razor burn free skin, all while not throwing anything … More Zero Waste Shaving

Homemade Deodorant

When I first started my zero-waste journey, I anticipated that deodorant was going to one of the harder personal care products for me to find an alternative to. I mean , I had finally found what I considered to be the perfect store bought deodorant. It not only lasted all day, but it rolled on smooth … More Homemade Deodorant

Homemade Toothpaste

Toothpaste was my first step into the world of zero waste.  I had been recycling for years, and was always aware that trash was a problem, but when I finally decided to make my own toothpaste my life changed forever. Making your own toothpaste might not be as life changing for you as it was … More Homemade Toothpaste