Natural Deodorant And Your Underarms

I like to avoid commercial antiperspirants as most contain fragrances (and who knows what they are as companies are not required to individually list these) and they all have a major sweat inhibiting ingredient, aluminium salts. Aluminium salts work by creating a chemical reaction with the water in your sweat to form a plug in your sweat duct, thus creating a blockage that stops you from perspiring. Personally, I would prefer to minimise product related chemical reactions …

 

fungi and bacteria

 

Fungi and Bacteria lurking in our homes

Even though I own a company that makes cleaning products, I am a big fan of understanding and embracing the thousands of microbes and fungi that we live with in our homes. Natural cleaners like ours do not kill all the microbes in our environment, which I think is important. I was fascinated to read this study which looked at the thousands of fungi and bacteria in our homes. I love this quote from the …