If you’ve gone shopping recently, you might have heard the phrase “sustainable fashion.” A lot of people tend to think clothes are just clothes — you go to the mall or order online and you wear out your pieces until you grow tired of them (or forget about them in your closet).
While we are big fans of celebrating Earth Day, here at Meant we treat every day as Earth Day. A huge component of Meant is our commitment to simplicity. This means simplicity in terms of your beauty routine, but also in terms of how we create our products.
While it may seem like coconut oil has been a trendy ingredient for only the last few years, its properties have been well known for centuries. It’s been lauded as a magical do-everything salve for your skin and hair. In this Ingredient Spotlight, we dive into coconut oil’s unique chemical structure, some common misconceptions and suggested uses.
Diet trends come and go, but one we don’t think will be fading anytime soon is plant-based proteins. We understand if you’re already slightly confused by the difference between terms like vegetarian, vegan and paleo. So we reached out to Maria Marlowe, Integrative Nutrition Health Coach and founder of EatSLIM and Eat BEAUTY, to talk about what exactly a plant-based diet looks like, and some easy ways to make the switch.
Most conversations about skin care only discuss our skin from the neck up, which, in the grand scheme of it, is only a small percentage of all the skin on our body. Why do we put so much focus on just our face when the rest of our body deserves love, too?