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MADE SAFE Tips for Your Safer Sunscreen Search

 
When it comes to finding safer sunscreen, it can be difficult navigating the many options out there. In this post, we highlight some of the active ingredients to avoid, and offer better alternatives. We’ve also listed MADE SAFE® certified sunscreen options to help you shop with confidence. If you just want the product recommendations, skip to the bottom!

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Celebrating and Honoring Earth’s Gifts

This year for Earth Day, we are celebrating the incredible bounty of this planet we call home and the importance of caring for it. Our certification process, the MADE SAFE Banned ListSM, and the full Ecosystem Approach we employ, are a reflection of our dedication to being good stewards of the earth. At MADE SAFE, we are thankful for Earth’s rich resources – especially the plants and herbs that grow wild and can enrich the products we use daily.

This Earth Day 2021, we’re highlighting a few brands with MADE SAFE® certified goods that draw from these materials as a way to celebrate our connection to the earth. (more…)

10 Things We’re Loving This Valentine’s Day

 

Valentine's Day gift guide imageFrom self-care and coziness to good food and intimacy, we’re excited to celebrate love this Valentine’s Day. To help set the mood, we’re sharing some of our team’s favorites, specially curated with love in mind. No matter who you’re loving on – yourself or another – these items will help you feel the love. (more…)

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MADE SAFE’s 2020 Holiday Gift Guide

2020 Holiday Gift Guide imageNeed some MADE SAFE gift ideas to make your holiday shopping a cinch? We’ve tagged gifts big and small for anyone and everyone on your list. Find safe and sustainable choices for your loved ones plus a 5 under $15 selection below! (more…)

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MADE SAFE New Year’s Revolution – SEPTEMBER Body Wash Challenge

  September New Year's Revolution graphicIn our monthly steps to reduce the burden of toxic chemicals in our homes, our most-used products are typically a good place to start since those are the products we come into contact with most frequently.

One of the typical high-use products that many of us don’t stop to consider very often is our body wash. 
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Product Highlight: MADE SAFE Certified Hair Care Products

Safe hair care products graphicOn the hunt for natural hair products? We know finding hair care products that are both effective and made without toxic chemicals can be a laborious task. That’s why we’ve compiled a list of some of our favorite MADE SAFE® certified products to help you along the way! (more…)

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New Healthy Pregnancy Guide, from MADE SAFE + Plastic Pollution Coalition

The Best Tips, Products & Tools for a Healthier Pregnancy & Planet

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Are you pregnant? Trying to conceive? Or just thinking about expanding your family? No matter where you are in the process, The Healthy Pregnancy Guide is for you. From kitchen and diet, to personal care and water quality, MADE SAFE and Plastic Pollution Coalition have combined our expertise to bring you a compilation of essential information, tools, tips, and product recommendations.

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Hand Salves Save the Day

Dry hands? Here are MADE SAFE’s tips for keeping your hands in good condition.

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COVID-19 has us washing our hands more than ever. Soap up, sing, rinse, dry – repeat – All. Day. Long. Here at MADE SAFE, though our team is spread out across the country, we are all washing our hands like it’s our job. We’ve covered proper handwashing and how to find safer soap options and hand sanitizers in the past, so our team has already sourced ecosystem-safe soaps. But like us, you are probably quickly realizing the toll all of this handwashing takes on your skin. 

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Self Love: A Practical Guide + Curated Essentials

Self-love blog graphicWhy does cupid get all the attention on Valentine’s Day? There’s more to love than just loving another. We’re talking about self-love.

With all this love talk, we think it’s the perfect time to take a look inward and do an inventory. In what ways are you showing yourself some love? What areas could use a little boost?

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MADE SAFE’s 2019 Holiday Gift Guide

2019 Holiday Gift Guide imageNo matter who you’re shopping for, there’s a MADE SAFE certified gift for everyone on your list. Use this guide for safe and sustainable shopping this holiday season!

We’ve tagged each item to help you zero in on the perfect gifts for your friends, family, and loved ones.
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