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by 64 · June 19, 2013 at 04:24 AM

Heey(: I'm a 15 y/o paleo dieter, and I'm trying to convice my mom to stop using canola oil - so I proposed we buy coconut oil instead. The problem is we bought it at a naturist drugstore, and I don't know if it is sold for cooking or for... (more)

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Allison_10 0 · June 19, 2013 at 04:24 AM

Just make sure it's 100% coconut oil. No other ingredients. You'll be good to go.

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by 10 · November 05, 2012 at 09:52 PM

I have the opportunity to make a presentation for my college class on toxicity. Most likely none of the student know what true health is. I am going to talk to them about toxic house hold products, personal care products, water, medication, food... (more)

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thhq 0 · November 05, 2012 at 07:29 PM

My biggest motivator was changing jobs and moving out of the city into the country. It wasn't intentional. But now I have plenty of fresh air, less stinking bus and car exhaust, easy access to locally grown fresh foods and less stress. Boredom is... (more)

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by 789 · October 09, 2012 at 11:13 AM

I should asked with along with the shampoo/lotion question, but. shrug For sensitive skin and good coverage, ladies, what do you recommend? A friend urged me to try samples of "vegan cosmetics" and it made me break out horrendously! I thought,... (more)

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Rose_5 0 · October 09, 2012 at 11:13 AM

If you like Bare minerals they have a pretty good list of best sellers here at Macy's. Actually it is like the wikipedia of make-up and cosmetics only with more pictures :) you can filter for brands, price range etc... I always use it as a... (more)

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by 681 · May 23, 2014 at 07:40 PM

I know cosmetics aren't technically considered "paleo," but I'm not willing to give them up. I was using 100% pure products for over two years, and just recently discovered that they are causing my skin (cheeks in particular) to break out. I've... (more)

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Jlee 0 · May 23, 2014 at 07:38 PM

There are so many organic, all natural make up brands so I would be excited to try them all. I recently found this https://www.facebook.com/VapourOrganicBeauty through a nutritionist. Tarte is kind of natural, and Urban Decay has a couple of... (more)

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by 11555 · January 04, 2012 at 09:38 AM

Since we're having a run on hygiene and style questions today, here's another: What beauty/hygiene etc items are on your bathroom counter or in the cabinet (and on the tub)? Skip the meds/vitamins. Mine: Toothbrushes (2) Toms Antiplaque... (more)

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Stabby 0 · March 10, 2011 at 09:07 PM

Beef jerky. Ever since I started the coconut flour and chicory root I have been spending too much time in there and I get hungry.

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by 555 · July 02, 2014 at 01:27 AM

Other questions have been asked about cleaner / healthier brands of make-up, but I'm specificially looking for make-up without titanium dioxide. It seems that most brands have it, even the mineral make-ups. I just came across the following in... (more)

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mycorner 0 · July 02, 2014 at 01:27 AM

I have been in search of mineral makeup that doesn't have bismuth oxychloride, titanium dioxide or mica and since ultramarines and chromium are not approved for the lips I don't want it on my skin either. I looked into epic beauty but they use... (more)

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by 585 · October 05, 2012 at 02:40 PM

I discovered, to my dismay, that there are scary neolithic ingredients in all SORTS of products. For my case, it was some Dove moisturizer that turned out to be basically soybean oil and detergents (seriously!). My face became leathery and red... (more)

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Marta_1 0 · October 05, 2012 at 04:10 AM

Guys, I'm so upset reading everyone's complains about how most of the foods sold are adulterated, that is fake, made of non-human-food ingredients. But how it helps in our health complaining here or at other alike sites and forums? Do you... (more)

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by 200 · November 20, 2011 at 01:03 PM

Ok, this is one primarily for the girls here, not that I mean to discriminate. ;) I've adapted pretty well to the paleo lifestyle over the past couple of months and have incorporated a no 'poo/soap shower routine that is finally showing great... (more)

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SophiaEdger 0 · November 20, 2011 at 01:03 PM

Have you tried using mineral makeup ? I know, for me, I can't use anything else! My skin is super sensitive and I'm also into using less chemicals on my body (inside and out) so I just switched to mineral makeup. I especially like my mineral... (more)