style me green: Out with the old, in with the package-free

I made my first #noplastic personal hygiene purchase! YAY! I took a trip to Lush at the Santa Anita Westfield mall. Lush is a magical place. I've shopped there before, but never for normal items that I use daily. And after using the bar for a week, I can honestly say that it is the BEST… Continue reading style me green: Out with the old, in with the package-free

style me green: This is slower than I thought

I have so. many. products. contained. in. plastic. But they aren't empty. I was really eager to get some fancy new eco-friendly items until I realized I was becoming a victim of greenwashing. Greenwash: disinformation disseminated by an organization so as to present an environmentally responsible public image. It's a marketing ploy. Not only does… Continue reading style me green: This is slower than I thought

style me green: Why I decided to cut out plastic

Unless you've been living under a rock, you've probably been seeing a lot of straws stuck in turtles' noses and celebrities denouncing single-use plastics. All of this comes at a time where every necessity of a modern city life comes wrapped in a disposable bow. Think about it: dish soap, makeup, iPhones, bread. BREAD! Yes,… Continue reading style me green: Why I decided to cut out plastic