Ingredients

The Truth About Petrolatum

One of the greatest problems in the U.S. right now is the fact that there is so much misinformation surrounding the health and beauty industry. One great example of this involves the ingredient petrolatum. Many dermatologists consider petrolatum to be one of the best moisturizers (Cosmetic Dermatology, 2002). However, a plethora of misinformation, including erroneous facts […]

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Curly Hair Conundrums, Part One: Washing or Co-Washing

“I kind of like that big 80s look.” — My dad. That’s what my dad said to me regularly when I was a child and would get upset about my Q-tip-poof hairstyle. Every morning I’d brush my hair and every morning it would flair out cartoon-style in a triangle of frizz. All I wanted as […]