March 15, 2014

Good-bye Detox: 15 Foods that Naturally Detox & Cleanse Your Body {Infographic}.

organic bodycare

For more: Image:

Women: Use conventional makeup? Here are the 515 chemicals you’re putting on yourself every day.

I’m a bit skeptical about the whole detox and Master Cleanse thang.

Juicing? With my lifelong oral fixation (don’t get any funny ideas), I just can’t imagine going even five hours without chewing on something.

So I was thrilled to see this infographic listing 15 foods that naturally detox and cleanse the body, which reinforced my intuition that what I eat can naturally detox my bod. (I also love the piece here on elephant, Denouncing the Detox by Faith Levine.)

Detox cleanse infographic


Relephant bonus:

Skincare: 5 Steps to Truly Happy Skin. Via Sue Van Raes.

Cause: more toxins in everyday environment. Effect: cancer rates continue to climb for men & women. Answer: do not use conventional make-up or bodycare. [Summer Rayne Oakes interview]


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paula Mar 17, 2015 7:57pm

does someone know how much lemon juice to use for the lemon water?

SgtGroovy Mar 26, 2014 4:40pm

And how about good old ginger?

Faith Levine Mar 18, 2014 9:45am

Thanks for mentioning my article! Enjoyed yours as well. http://www.elephantjournal.com/2014/01/denouncing

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