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There has been a lot of controversy around the safety of non-stick pans and other cookware in recent years – with good reason. Be aware of what is used in the manufacture of your pots and pans so that you can prepare your family meals safely.
You may have taken steps towards eating more healthily lately, but have you ever thought about what you are using to cook your food in? People have started asking questions after the DuPont scandal and updated information tells us that we need to be cautious, because even though non-stick cookware can be used safely, there are still risks involved.
The many beauty products available to us come in pretty packaging, but don’t be fooled – wise up and check those labels for the chemical nasties lurking in the ingredients that will only do long-term harm to both you and the environment.
My youngest and eco-conscious daughter recently pointed out that some of the make-up I was using still contained nasties. I realised how easy it is to overlook a label in one’s haste to buy the latest make-pretty product. Make-up can be filled with hidden nasties and be tested on animals for the sake of beauty. Sustainable, organic and animal-friendly vegan cosmetics and skincare should be available to the masses and for that to happen, we need to raise awareness around the risks associated with nasties in cosmetics.
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