Eco products have come a long way and are now no more expensive than regular house hold cleaning products. But there are some distinct benefits of switching to eco-friendly products. Put quite simply, they are
Good for you, Good for the Planet!
Eco-Friendly Products For House And Body
Why are eco-friendly products better for us?
Many standard products – whether health, beauty or bathroom products – have chemicals that may serve simple functions within the product, but create toxic results. For example, the standard shampoo froths up when you use it, to assist with cleaning the hair. However, the result is often a change in the PH of your skin.
More and more often, we are seeing that beauty products contain chemicals that mimic estrogen in the body (Xenoestrogens). This negatively affects the hormonal systems of both men and women, leading to imbalances in our endocrine system.
Why are eco-friendly products better for our planet?
Our oceans and soils have long been suffering the consequences of chemical product waste, which results in damaging the very ecosystem we are a part of. Using natural and organic products minimizes any damage and works in tune with nature.
Here are 3 of my favorite eco-friendly brands:
- My homemade soaps! (Sorry for the shameless self promotion, but hey – I make them because I want to use only the best on my skin!)
- Earthwise washing powder and dishwashing liquid and dishwashers
- Eco Planet washing powder and dishwashing liquid and dishwashers
What are some of your favourite brands and why? Leave me a comment or send me a message!