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Pretty Versus Smart: Can’t a Woman Be Both?

If you are a woman, you are generally first judged by your looks. And in other news, kittens are cute, babies are cuddly, and the sun sets in the west no matter how many cocktails you had at happy hour. Are we standing on our box of sarcasm right now, […]

Green My MBA: 5 Eco Business Schools

If you’re planning to take the college path – which costs a small fortune these days – why not make it green? Many business schools are beginning to offer sustainable business classes in their MBA programs, but the number of actual Green MBAs is still relatively small. Additionally, online green […]

Your Manicure Will Kill You – True or False?

The world is ripe with green myth. (And here I thought that it was just ripe with oil spills.) There are so many rumors about what is toxic, what will kill you, and what just might give you a nasty rash that many people don’t know which green end is […]

Lose Yourself

Let go. “Why are we so full of restraint? Why do we not give in all directions? Is it fear of losing ourselves? Until we do lose ourselves there is no hope of finding ourselves.” -Henry Miller Love quotes? Get one sent to you daily when you sign up for […]

Dirty, Sexy Pill: A History of Birth Control

If you haven’t heard, there’s been a little thing called Health Care Reform buzzing around the country for the past couple years. Some laud it, others loathe it. Recent news out of Washington, D.C. may leave some women a little lighter in the wallet. The news is that women may […]

Should You Slather Face Serums Over Your Skin?

Face serums are like the tabloid stars of Hollywood. They are pre-packaged all fancy like, but in the end are they worth all the trouble of court dates and rehab under protest? In some cases, yes, aka Robert Downey Jr. And in other cases involving former Disney film stars”¦the jury […]

Better Health and Greener Living: Mark Bittman on Food Matters

Did you know that global livestock production is responsible for more greenhouse gases than transportation? According to Mark Bittman, eating less meat could have a greater affect on the environment than reducing the mileage we put on our cars! As the Food Revolution’s grumblings grow louder, more practical guides to […]

10 Ways Yoga Can Spice Up Your Sex Life

Lessons in being limber.  We all know yoga can spice up our sex lives right? But did you ever think of exactly how? 1. You will look hot in yoga pants, and your boyfriend will like that. If you look hot, you feel sexier, and then it is just easier to […]

Toner: Why Do We Use It?

During my travels throughout the world of eco-beauty, I often get asked some interesting questions. Sometimes they are simple like “Can I eat my natural makeup?” (…No) Sometimes they are more complex like “Is this product native energy, fair trade, organic certified by USDA or just Ecocert or just the […]

Spider Veins: A Tale of Denial (Plus Home Remedies!)

Do you ever wish you could go back and dress your 18-year-old self? If I were allowed a personal wormhole through which to traverse a decade or two, I’d head straight to my freshman year of college. I’d immediately take myself out of the amorphous six-sizes-too-big floral dresses of the […]

Summer 2010: Ice Ice Baby

It is the tail end of summer in New York, and I’m having a hard time following the commonly held “green” recommendation to keep my thermostat set to 78 degrees. Believe me, I have my reasons. For one thing, I am at a point in my life where estrogen is […]

Summer 2010: Ice Ice Baby

It is the tail end of summer in New York, and I’m having a hard time following the commonly held “green” recommendation to keep my thermostat set to 78 degrees. Believe me, I have my reasons. For one thing, I am at a point in my life where estrogen is […]

Alicia Silverstone’s 5 Tips for Earth Day

Is Alicia Silverstone just another Hollywood pretty face? As if! This adorable, animal rights “Betty” is anything but Clueless. Ever since the release of her best-selling book, The Kind Diet, the vegetarian celebrity’s become a leading voice for the green foodie movement, advocating the benefits of a plant-based diet to […]

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John Oliver: Sex Ed Teacher of the Year [Video]

I love me a good sex ed lecture. Surprisingly, one of the best I’ve recently heard was delivered by John Oliver. Go figure. Watch the video below to hear Oliver explain why sex ed is so bad. Related on EcoSalon How to Do Sex Education Right Sex by Numbers: An […]

Bill Nye and Neil deGrasse Tyson Get Sexy [Video]

Sex is complicated, you guys. And apparently, it’s pretty scientific, too. Bill Nye recently appeared on National Geographic’s StarTalk. In this clip, you can see him give the short version why all animals — including humans — have sex. Get the down and dirty (and gene-driven) facts by watching the […]

Redefining Cougar Women: Sexual Healing

 If you learned everything you know about “cougar women” from “The Graduate” or even “Sex and the City,” you’re still woefully ignorant about a very common dating scenario. There’s nothing predatory about older women dating younger men. The Mrs. Robinson myth is alive and well, despite major cultural shifts in […]

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John Oliver: Sex Ed Teacher of the Year [Video]

I love me a good sex ed lecture. Surprisingly, one of the best I’ve recently heard was delivered by John Oliver. Go figure. Watch the video below to hear Oliver explain why sex ed is so bad. Related on EcoSalon How to Do Sex Education Right Sex by Numbers: An […]