Pandering & Greenwashing: Maui Moisture

Welcome back to the third installment of Pandering and Greenwashing, where we look closely at a brand’s practices to determine if they’re only pretending to be sustainable and if they’re…

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Zero Waste and Environmental Racism

A while back, I saw a post on Instagram written by a white woman saying that the zero waste movement upholds environmental racism. The caption really rubbed me the wrong…

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Jargon Watch: Ethical Terms

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  • Reading time:6 min(s) read

It’s time for the next installment in the Jargon Watch series! This time, I’m focusing on the ethical treatment of people and animals. There’s some overlap with the eco-friendly terms…

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Apple Cider Vinegar Rinse for Curly Hair

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Apple cider vinegar (ACV) hair rinses have become a popular thing to do if you want to live a more ~natural aesthetic~ life. Can ACV actually help your hair and…

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How to Wear a Helmet Over Curly Hair

  • Post category:Eco Lifestyle
  • Reading time:5 min(s) read

Over the last year, I’ve fallen in love with riding my bike. It started as a carbon-neutral way to get to work, but now I enjoy doing it for fun…

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Certified B Corps for Curly Hair

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The B Corps certification signifies that a company practices social and environmental responsiblity. As of the time of this writing, there are over 3500 certified B Corps companies. How many…

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Tree Naturals Conditioner Bar Review

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Today, I’m reviewing the Hair Detangling Green Tea & Coconut Conditioner Bar from Tree Naturals because what could be better than plastic-free conditioner from a Black-owned brand? Like the NBA…

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How to Repair a Shower Cap

Today I’m practicing what I preach and fixing up an important hair tool! Specifically, I will repair a shower cap where the elastic has stretched out, making the caps unusable.…

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Jargon Watch: Eco-Friendly Terminology

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Environmentalists throw around a lot of terms like “organic,” “palm oil-free,” and “biodegradable.” Today, I want to break down some of this eco-friendly terminology to make sure we’re all on…

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