Answering your top 3 questions every single week by sharing what I use and more accessible options if available. Check out my Amazon Prime List HERE for easy product finds!
What I use: Branch Basics Oxygen Boost (Miracle worker for whites, grout, stains, grease etc.
Safe Nail Polish Remover:
Safe Body Lotion:
What I use - Beautycounter Countermatch Adaptive Moisture Lotion (the Body Butter is excellent for a thicker experience).
Amazon/Whole Foods/ Target etc. - Everyone Body Lotion
Safe Hair Spray:
Safe Pots and Pans:
What I use (also from Amazon): Green Pan
Other options: Cast Iron, Stainless Steel, Ceramic
Alternative to Plastic Bags:
Switch to stainless steel straws.
Take reusable produce bags to the grocery store rather than using and wasting those thin plastic bags.
Keep a few reusable bags (including produce bags) in your car so that you have them ready to go. I guarantee you have these around the house. I love reusing my canvas totes for this. You can shop some good ones HERE.
Safe Dry Shampoo:
Amazon Prime: Acure Dry Shampoo. Price is great but I have not used and cannot speak for performance. You can also find this brand at most stores.
Safe Sunless Tanner:
Amazon Prime: Schmidts Deodorant. Super affordable option you can also find at most stores.
**Note if you have sensitive skin or react get a baking soda free formula and do not use immediately after shaving.**
All of these brands are no brainers in the sunscreen space because every single formula they offer is safe using titanium dioxide or even better non-nano zinc oxide. A lot of these you can find on Amazon Prime, Target or other savings stores like TJ Max. Here is the best place to find each brand:
Safe Disinfecting Wipes:
What I use: Seventh Generation Wipes. You are safe with anything Seventh Generation for your home!
Safe Stain Remover:
What I use: Branch Basics Oxygen Boost paired with their Bathroom Spray. These two when paired together are a powerhouse on tough grime, stains. Just the Oxygen Boost as a soaker is my go to for the whitest whites! Read my full post HERE.
Amazon Prime: Puracy Stain Removal
I have been getting asked this over and over again as summer is approaching. Here are brands that are completely safe for you and the family all DEET free. HERE is more info from EWG on safer bug sprays and why it is important.