Eco-Friendly Lifestyle Ideas

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Eco-Friendly, Green Cleaning Tips For Your Home

5 Eco-Friendly, Green Cleaning Tips for your Home

Green cleaning and green living, in general, is becoming increasingly important to moms and women around the world.  However, many of us were not taught eco-friendly cleaning habits growing up. Instead, many of our family cleaning supplies were locked away in a cabinet or out of reach. We were taught that the smell of bleach meant that the…

Petroleum in Personal Care Products

Petroleum in Personal Care Products

Petrolatum, derived from petroleum, is an ingredient that is ideal to stay away from whenever possible. Petroleum is found in several personal care products, including cosmetics, lotions, and even hand soaps. It also contains two well-known carcinogens: Benzo-B-Fluoranthene and Benzo-A-Pyrene. This ingredient can also prevent the skin from excreting and breathing. Which Ingredients to Watch For…

GMOs in beauty products

Is It Possible to Avoid GMOs in Cosmetics?

Are you concerned about the presence of GMOs in your beauty products? Regardless of your answer, taking a few moments to educate yourself is important. Read on to learn more about GMOs and why you might not want them lurking in your everyday beauty staples including skincare products, makeup and other personal care products. If…

small business

6 Unique & Eco-Friendly Small Businesses to Shop at This Holiday Season

Regardless of which holiday you're celebrating this season, finding the perfect gift for your loved ones is often at the top of everyone's to-do lists. Being a small business, ourselves, we at Ecocentric Mom always strive to support other small businesses with admirable social missions and quality, eco-friendly products. We've compiled a list of some of our favorites…

Piece Cake Invitations

Behind the Brand: Piece of Cake Invitations

Piece of Cake Invitations is a beautiful boutique studio that specializes in uniquely designed invitations, announcements, and cards. They offer a wide selection of gorgeous existing templates, and you also have the option to have a custom design created for you. From weddings to baby showers and most recently to Baby Milestone Stickers created exclusively for…