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2017

Rejuva Minerals – MADE SAFE Certified Cosmetics
JUNE 21 2017 – THIS ORGANIC GIRL
Hey guys! I’m back again with MADE SAFE – this time featuring Rejuva Minerals. MADE SAFE is America’s first nontoxic certification for products we use everyday from baby to… read more

10 Harmful Ingredients Lurking in Your Beauty Products
JUNE 11 2017 – TRUE BOTANICALS
While it’s often the case that if you struggle to pronounce something, it’s a good idea to avoid it (e.g., imidazolidinyl urea, a formaldehyde-releasing preservative commonly used in cosmetics… read more

What You Need to Know About Bug Repellent
JUNE 1 2017 – NATURALLY SAVVY
It’s finally warming up outside, which means playing outside, family vacations, and… mosquitos. Yep, bug season is in full swing… read more

Non Toxic Sunscreen and Other Safe Products
MAY 31 2017 – EMBRACING IMPERFECT
Summertime, summertime! Ah that wonderful repose of the great outdoors comes with great risk. There are toxins everywhere and the only solution is to find options… read more

What to Bring to Summer Camp
MAY 25 2017 – GROOVY GREEN LIVIN
Every morning one of my kids makes the countdown announcement: “Only ten more days until summer!”… read more

Olivia Wilde on Her Beauty Obsessions, Social Media, and Joining True Botanicals
MAY 23 2017 – THE DAILY FRONT ROW
One glance at Olivia Wilde’s Instagram, and it’s clear the actress doesn’t hold back when it comes to causes she supports. She recently teamed up with organic and eco-friendly line True Botanicals as its first chief brand activist… read more

Olivia Wilde on the Politics of ‘Natural’ Beauty and ‘Melania Hair’
MAY 22 2017 – NYMAG
Both of Olivia Wilde’s parents were Washington, D.C., journalists, so it should be no surprise that the actress is passionate about her politics, even when it comes to the politics of “natural” beauty… read more

Olivia Wilde Serves As Chief Brand Activist for True Botanicals
MAY 22 2017 – FASHION WEEK
As a celebrity with a platform, Olivia Wilde has chosen to advocate for True Botanicals, the natural skincare brand that’s a far cry from the mass brands she has represented… read more

Olivia Wilde Is Now the Chief Activist for This Nontoxic Beauty Brand
MAY 19 2017 – ALLURE
Thanks to an awesomely chic army of beauty brands delivering eco-friendly and effective natural beauty solutions, the once hippie-dippie natural beauty trend is now a full-on beauty movement… read more

EXCLUSIVE: Olivia Wilde Signs With Luxury Natural Skin-Care Brand True Botanicals
MAY 19 2017 – WOMEN’S WEAR DAILY
“It’s up to us in this country to regulate what we’re using, because we cannot trust the government to regulate them in a safe way,” said the former Revlon ambassador… read more

Keep It Clean
MAY 9 2017 – WHAT THE FERTILITY
Being an aesthetician, I’ve always been hyper focused on reading and dissecting ingredient labels but I understand this is not a natural behavior for everyone… read more

Dangerous Shampoo & Conditioner Chemicals: What Brands to Avoid and Our Must Use List
MAY 6 2017 – TRUE VIRAL NEWS
Everything we use on our bodies has a potential impact on our health, including our shampoo and conditioner… read more

10 Things to Know To Find a Safe Bug Repellent
MAY 5 2017 – MAMAVATION
It’s the height of summer and prime time for family camping vacations. That also means it’s the height of bug season… read more

Toxic Time of Month? Creepy Chemicals Every Woman Should Avoid
MAY 2 2017 – THE CHALKBOARD
How safe are your feminine care products? We’re learning about dioxins, furans and how to avoid these common chemicals… read more

Dangerous Shampoo & Conditioner Chemicals: What Brands to Avoid and Our Must Use List
APRIL 28 2017 – MAMAVATION
Everything we use on our bodies has a potential impact on our health, including our shampoo and conditioner… read more

Does Your Tampon Contain Pesticides? Here’s Exactly What To Look For
APRIL 23 2017 – MIND BODY GREEN
By now, we can all agree that the fewer chemicals we come in contact with on a day-to-day basis, the better. So it makes sense that more and more feminine care companies are marketing… read more

Made Safe
APRIL 22 2017 – THE CLASSIC SUNFLOWER
You might not know this but, I am kind of a search engine/blogger reading/instagram addict. I am always on the hunt for new and upcoming natural beauty brands. When I find new companies or products… read more

Made Safe and Rejuva Minerals
APRIL 20 2017 – GREEN PASSION BEAUTY
Have you heard about Rejuva Minerals and that they have some of their cosmetics MADE SAFE certified? So excited to share with you what MADE SAFE certification means… read more

Hairprint Shampoos: Clean, Green, Detoxifying Machines
APRIL 17 2017 – BEAUTY LIES TRUTH
Choosing a shampoo is complicated. Especially when you are looking for one that works and meets serious #truthbeauty standards… read more

Why “Toxic-Free” Is More Important than “All-Natural” When it Comes to Skin Care
APRIL 17 2017 – MOMMAS ORGANICS
We’re all doing what we can to make sure we’re living as “green” as possible. From buying organic foods and reading the ingredients on our food labels to buying all-natural products for ourselves and families, it’s never been… read more

Mama Earth Baby Products { Brand Review }
APRIL 13 2017 – HOBOGOBO – SHIVANI GARG
Mama Earth is a brand, by a parent, for the parent. It was started when Ghazal and Varun were expecting their first child. That’s the time they turned from a bungee jumping, pub hopping, carefree couple to safety wardens… read more

The Savviest New Products from Expo West 2017
APRIL 3 2017 – NATURALLY SAVVY
Andrea and I spent five amazing days in California at Expo West exploring all the hottest wellness trends. This year’s show featured over 80,000 attendees with 3,100 exhibitors… read more

True Botanicals responds to the recent Unilever deal
MARCH 31 2017 – THE HUB OF CLEAN LIVING
News broke on March 30th that Unilever Ventures, the venture-capital and private-equity arm of Unilever PLC, has secured a minority stake in natural skin and hair care brand True Botanicals… read more

Meet Amy Ziff
MARCH 30 2017 – HAIRPRINT
What is the MADE SAFE® seal and what do you look for in order to give a company certification? Can you walk us though the process to become MADE SAFE certified?… read more

Unilever Acquires Minority Stake in True Botanicals
MARCH 30 2017 – THE BUSINESS OF FASHION
“We have a very mission-driven business and culture. We are focused on eradicating the practice of selling toxic products,” said Mace-Turner, noting that True Botanicals holds a MADE SAFE certification validating its ingredients’ non-toxic status…” read more

12 Natural Skincare Brands to Keep on Your Radar
MARCH 23 2017 – INSTYLE
A few years ago, searching for natural skincare brands was like trying to get an Uber during surge pricing—stressful and pricey. Now, giving your skincare routine a spring cleaning has never been easier… read more

Made Safe + Annmarie Gianni Skin Care
MARCH 17 2017 – THIS ORGANIC GIRL
So we know ideally we want to eat organic food because we want to avoid pesticides, chemical fertilizers, dyes, GMOs and more. But what do we do we look for when it comes to buying makeup, skincare and personal care products?… read more

Anti-aging: The Real Deal
MARCH 17 2017 – MAISON PUR
In case you haven’t noticed, I try a lot of natural skincare products. Sometimes it can be tough to go from some truly great skincare products to using ho-hum products… read more

Brand Profile and Interview with Allyson Owens of Pleni Naturals
MARCH 13 2017 – THE GREENLY GUIDE
I think it’s safe to say that parents want what is best for their children. We want to protect them and provide them with love so they can grow and thrive… read more

Are You Being Duped? Your 4 Best Resources for ‘Digging Out the Dirt’ on Safe Beauty
MARCH 13 2017 – HEALING LIFESTYLES
If you’re reading this article, it’s likely that you spend a lot of time in the organic produce section of the grocery store. You probably started avoiding… read more

Get the Dirt on Nontoxic Spring Cleaning
MARCH 9 2017 – NRDC
Your vacuum and a damp rag can get you pretty far. All those bottles under the sink are another story… read more

Best Nontoxic Mattresses of 2017
MARCH 6 2017 – NONTOXIC REBOOT
If you were to only pick one item to switch in your journey for a nontoxic reboot, I would say that you should get a nontoxic mattress… read more

MADE SAFE Is the Gold Standard for Certifying Nontoxic Products
MARCH 2 2017 – MUSINGS BY SUSAN ROCKEFELLER
Musings believes that all who make an effort, make a difference. Curated by Susan Rockefeller, the Musings Spotlight offers at-a-glance overviews of how brands and organizations are creating a positive impact… read more

Natracare Introduces Nontoxic Products to Feminine Care
MARCH 3 2017 – WHOLEFOODS MAGAZINE
Natracare is leading the way in safe feminine care by being the first brand to certify its tampons, pads, maternity pads and nursing pads with the MADE SAFE (Made with Safe Ingredients) seal… read more

Safe Sex Products
MARCH 1 2017 – NATURALLY SAVVY
Last time we covered harmful chemicals in sexual health products, like condoms, lube, wipes and washes. This week, we’re giving you suggestions for products that… read more

Natural Laundry Detergent ~ Don’t Get Greenwashed!
FEBRUARY 24 2017 – HEALTHY GREEN SAVVY
Look carefully at the label of your natural laundry detergent, and you may discover some decidedly unnatural ingredients! Here’s how not to get greenwashed!… read more

Proven Non toxic with MADE SAFE
FEBRUARY 24 2017 – NATRACARE
We’ve been pioneering safer menstrual products for years, and we’re so proud to prove it with this revolutionary new certification… read more

BREAKING NEWS: Natracare Awarded MADE SAFE Certification
FEBRUARY 24 2017 – NATURALLY SAVVY
At Naturally Savvy, we have been advocating for full disclosure in feminine products for a long time and we’ve even set pads on fire to show you the contrast between conventional and natural products… read more

Amy Ziff’s MADE SAFE Is Breaking You Free from Your “All-Natural” Bubble
FEBRUARY 23 2017 – MUSINGS BY SUSAN ROCKEFELLER
We’ve all seen it. It’s plastered on the side of your favorite face cream, stickered on your all-purpose cleaning spray and promised on your chosen brand of paper towels. It reads: “all-natural…” read more

Harmful Chemicals in Sex Products: What You Need to Know
FEBRUARY 22 2017 – NATURALLY SAVVY
There is no time like the present to talk about products made for the bedroom. While things like lube, condoms, feminine wipes and washes are often discussed in hushed tones, if at all, it’s imperative… read more

MADE SAFE & Women’s Health
FEBRUARY 21 2017 – S.W. BASICS
We’re proud to celebrate women’s health this month with S.W. Basics, Good Clean Love, Rejuva Minerals, and Sustain. Each of these companies is part of a revolutionary new movement to… read more

How Do You Know Your Skincare is Made Safe?
FEBRUARY 15 2017 – RACHAEL PONTILLO
As you can probably imagine, I get a LOT of questions about skincare ingredients and skincare products. Since I make my own skincare products… read more

Interview with Amy Ziff: Founder of Made Safe
FEBRUARY 9 2017 – PLENI NATURALS
Creating a non-toxic home has been so important to me; especially since having kids. My eyes are now wide open to the thousands of chemicals we are exposed to on a daily basis… read more

Detox Your Nightstand: 3 Non-Toxic Products for the Bedroom
FEBRUARY 8 2017 – THE CHALKBOARD
Toxic relationships happen, but a toxic sex life doesn’t have to. We’re talking about non-toxic lube and and why it’s time to clean up your act in bed… read more

How to Avoid 5 Harmful Chemicals in Baby and Kids Products
JANUARY 25 2017 – PLASTIC POLLUTION COALITION
Have you heard that saying that a worried parent does better research than the FBI? Unfortunately, parents almost have to be professional sleuths to figure out… read more

The Toxic Shampoo Ingredient That’s Not on the Label
JANUARY 24 2017 – THE CHALKBOARD
Learn how to steer clear of the questionable ingredient found in many shampoos and body washes. Here’s the kicker: it isn’t listed on the label… read more

No More Harmful Ingredients with MADE SAFE Certification
JANUARY 16 2017 – GREEN PASSION BEAUTY
Wouldn’t it be great if we could just buy products off the shelf and not have to worry about them containing any harmful ingredients? This should be the norm, unfortunately it is not… read more

Made Safe and Moms Across America: Toxins and Solutions
JANUARY 12 2017 – MOMS ACROSS AMERICA
Zen Honeycutt, Founder & Executive Director of Moms Across America, interviews Amy Ziff, Founder & Executive Director of Made Safe about toxins in everyday household products and solutions to remove them. watch

Hairprint Is Nontoxic By Nature, and By Design
JANUARY 5 2017 – SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE
Reading the ingredient list on one of the new shampoos from nontoxic hair care company Hairprint — sea buckthorn fruit, olive leaf, elderberry, green coffee extract, lactic acid — you might mistake it for a prestige skin cream… read more

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