Responsible consumerism simply means buying products that have little or no negative impact on the environment. This is important so as to bring balance between what nature is giving us and what we’re giving back.
Soap nuts have been a craze in the Eco-friendly world for quite some time now, and it’s not really surprising. Considering they are 100% organic, natural alternatives for washing (yourself and your stuff!) and have some amazing benefits, they’re a strong competition to the conventional detergents out there.
Beauty industry is quite ironically one of the ugliest industries in the world. Under the glamorous shadow of skincare and make-up, lie over-exploited resources, toxic chemicals and innocent animals, tortured and killed for the purpose of raw materials, testing, whatnot.
Silk is a thing so fine that the very word brings a lustrous, buttery soft canvas to mind. Behind this age old fabric, are a large number of silkworms that are killed for the sake of luxury & convenience. Not a pretty picture, right?