Why I don’t wash my face – Why Wednesdays

Before I get into it – just a heads up – this is not the gospel. It’s what is working for me for the past while. šŸ™‚ As you may have read from previous posts, my skin has been a battle since I was around 10 years old.Ā My skin is naturally quite oily, though I…

Why I Stopped Using Body Lotion – Why Wednesday

Our culture is obsessed with looking good and smelling good, which seems to be perhaps an understatement. As per the media, part of “looking good” is having “nice” skin. There is a fine balance between “hydrated” and “oily”. And “dry” is not cute (though nor is “oily”). When it comes to skin, better to be…

Why I Started Making My Own Shampoo & Conditioner + my recipe – Why Wednesday

My reasoning is simple – I regularly try to avoid chemicals. The more chemicals I can remove from my daily life, the better. Although I made the gradual change from crazy chemical laden products, even the “vegan” non-gmo, blah blah blah still had at least one questionable ingredient on the label. So I decided to…

Oil Pull – How to Detox Every Day

If you’re not familiar with the term “Oil pulling” – it is defined in the following statement: “Oil pulling, also known as “kavala” or “gundusha,” is an ancient Ayurvedic dental technique that involves swishing a tablespoon of oil in your mouth on an empty stomach for around 20 minutes. This action supposedly draws out toxins…

Why you should try a satin pillow case – Why Wednesdays

Satin is a vegan textile – which is great news for your hair and skin! On a side note, you have to be careful with textiles! Ensure to do your research before bying some new jacket/pair of shoes, etc. Knowledge is power! Back to the satin pillow cases! I originally read online that it would…