LOW TOX VS NO TOX or is it really
SIMPLE VS COMPLICATED
Does the whole toxin free revolution drive you to confusion?
Well, let me shed a bit of light on this after recently being asked over why I call the PHB Lifestyle a 'Low Tox' lifestyle. The simple fact is.......you cannot be toxin free. I don't care what that hippified greenie may tell you (and I've been there), it is impossible.
Now that you have a few spare moments to breathe and reflect a little, you will never find a better time to make your home your health sanctuary. Especially since we are all doing our best to #stayhome and #savelives
Detoxing your home is the first step to creating your sanctuary and only requires simple, small changes to habits that we do every day.
Cleaning with natural products may seem daunting
initially however, once you have grasped the notion of healthy cleaning and
realise its health benefits you wont turn back!
Toxicology may not mean anything to you right now, but once you know, it's a matter of how do you navigate your way through the natural and chemical realm of products. Pure Home Body was built looking at this variable and the idea of 'at first do no harm' something that not a lot of plant based products consider. Read More
If I had a dollar every time someone asked me about mould.....I'd be a very happy person. Mould is a mystery to all of us and when I inform people that bleach is only whitening the colour of mould, NOT killing it, they gasp. Read More
Spring is just around the corner. And it's that time of year for some that suffer from allergies. Allergies are the most common reason why people tend to switch out their chemical based products with plant based, natural cleaners. Read More
Sooooo, did you stock up on your cleaning staples in the pantry. If you're anything like me you may have already had them in the cupboard. You ticked that box off. Yesss! But before you go, 'Great job Cara, now what do I do with them?!', here's the next blog to follow. Read More
For many of us the house cleaning is something we don’t want to do, but kind of have to. Arrrrgggh! Read More
We postpone it as long as we can, and then we rush through it quickly, using harsh detergents and whatever else will help us finish the dreaded task faster.
The war on waste is mounting as the ban on single use plastic bags comes into effect on the 1st July in Western Australia. We are following the lead of South Australia, the Australian Capital Territory, Northern Territory, Tasmania, Queensland and Victoria with New South Wales yet to implement anything. Read More
On the 20th June this year, commonly used baby skin care line, Gaia, was fined $37,800 by the ACCC for misleading the public. An article published in the Sydney Morning Herald on the 20th June 2018 about the fine brought to light my concerns with greenwashing. Gaia made claims that their natural Baby bath and body wash, baby shampoo and baby moisturiser are ‘pure, natural and organic’ despite having synthetic chemicals in it. Read More
We’re on a mission to provide simple, effective, healthy solutions for your home cleaning and body care….here’s why. Read More
Stone is a popular choice in our homes, whether that be on bench tops, flooring or feature tiles. It’s a hard-wearing material so an excellent choice for style and longevity – but…it has a reputation as very hard to keep clean and sanitary. Read More
We can often become overwhelmed with the number of products in stores promising germ-free, sanitised and sweet-smelling homes; but is using 101 different products going to guarantee you and your family a healthy home? Read More
Depending on where you live you may or may not experience the hard water we have in Australia. I’m in Western Australia and I know after living up north for my early years that the further you progress up north the worse it gets. Read More