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Eco-Friendly Lifehacks: How to Help the Environment with Zero Effort

Is being eco-friendly hard? You might think it's a grueling lifestyle, but that's a far cry from the reality.  There are so many ways to reduce your carbon footprint, even if you have too much on your plate to put in any effort. And rest assured, these tips will help you do exactly that, with minimal hassle. So without further ado, here is Karunaki's very own guide to being environmentally-friendly with zero effort!

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Why Fast Fashion Is Ruining Our Planet And What You Can Do About It

Did you know that fast fashion is the world's second biggest pollutant next to coal? The average consumer shops at brands like H&M, Forever21, and Zara because the clothes are in style, and the costs are low. But  perhaps what you didn't know about these products, is that the convenience you opt for, has a price. Unfortunately, our purchasing habits as a society are affecting our precious planet, the people in it and our personal health! OUR PLANET Fast fashion significantly contributes to green house emissions because the materials used are often micro-plastics, and synthetic chemicals and dyes. Did you know the average person throws away 46 pounds of clothes per year? The fashion industry accounts for 10% of the world’s total carbon footprint....

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From Shampoo to Detergent: 5 Simple Eco-Friendly Products You Can Make at Home

Image by silviarita from Pixabay Don’t want to go out of your way to replace your everyday household products with new ones from the store? That's alright, because you don’t have to! Sustainability doesn’t have to be inaccessible, and it starts from the comfort of your own home. That’s right. You get to decide what goes in your home, and we’ll show you how. Down below we've put together a list of eco-friendly substitutes for the 5 most essential household products that you can make yourself. And the best part? They use common and affordable ingredients that you probably own already! 1. Eco-Friendly Shampoo   Image by Marina Pershina from Pixabay There are many natural DIY shampoo recipes online, but...

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Animal products in cruelty free and vegan products is a thing: 10 ingredients to watch out for

  Do you know what may be lurking in your cruelty free & vegan makeup products? You won't believe your eyes! As many health, and planet conscious people, you may have chosen a vegan lifestyle, and pride yourself in buying only cruelty free and vegan products. But did you know that some companies may be deceiving you by secretly hiding ingredients they know you would disprove of? In this article, we're spilling the tea on these insidious practices to educate and empower you as a consumer, so that you don't fall in their trap.  Let's first start by distinguishing the difference between the term "cruelty free" and the term "vegan". Did you know that they are not one and the...

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