tried and tested mineral sunscreen

Non Toxic Mineral sunscreen – How and which I use

This post is an update and partial re-write of my original nontoxic sunscreen post in 2015. I’m happy to see that there have been some improvements in the world of sun protection in the past two years but there is still a lot of work to be done. 

One of the questions I am asked the most, from friends and family and fellow mamas too, is what mineral sunscreen I use. I’m so glad people are asking and becoming aware of the dangers of conventional drugstore chemical sunscreens. The answer isn’t always a quick one though, as I’m constantly trying new brands and on any given beach day, I may have three different kinds in my bag. More on that in a minute…

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Beauty Product Purge – Getting rid of unsafe products the right way

I am a beauty product junkie. And apparently a product hoarder. We moved a few months ago and I had the opportunity to purge – and I failed. I have drawers and containers full of half-used lotions and gels, sprays and makeup. It’s kind of embarrassing. And totally unnecessary.

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