product reviews

Company Checkup: Yves Rocher

Company Checkup: Yves Rocher

Next up in the  company checkup post series is Yves Rocher, a company that has been on  the green beauty market for a long time. Personally, I've always associated Yves…
Company checkup: Ole Henriksen

Company checkup: Ole Henriksen

When you first look at Ole Henriksen's skin care products, natural is probably not the first thing that comes to mind. The labelling is minimalistic and graphic, in very bright…
Exotik för hud och hår

Exotik för hud och hår

This is a review about a Swedish book in Swedish. Originally published on arbetarbladet.fi Få tar hand om sitt utseende så som indiska kvinnor gör. Traditionerna, tusentals år gamla, lever…
New Nuxe experience

New Nuxe experience

I have never been a big fan of Nuxe. I find that they charge you heaps for stuff that they call natural, that really contain mostly silicones and alcohol and…
Shampoo bars

Shampoo bars

A shampoo bar is exactly what it sounds like - shampoo in the form of a soap bar. I have added shampoo bars to my list of alternative hair washing…
Shampoo in the shampoo-free test

Shampoo in the shampoo-free test

For this hair washing test, we have been doing something more traditional - trying out ecological shampoos and conditioners. But it has also been a kind of two-in-one test; at…
Keep you teeth clean and sodium-free

Keep you teeth clean and sodium-free

When trying to use all natural products and make stuff yourself, among the most difficult I find is the personal hygiene products, like deodorant and toothpaste. It's crucial that they…