Bronner Castile Soap

Dr. Bronner, Magic Soap, and the Moral ABC

It is no coincidence that Dr. Bronner castile soap is often referred to as magic soap!  With an endless amount of uses, non-toxic ingredients, and a wide variety of safe scents, this soap should be a staple in every home. An Interesting History Have you ever taken a close look at your Dr. Bronner product […]

Coconut Oil

Coconut Oil: The Beauty Edition

So you’ve purchased a giant tub of coconut oil, now what are you going to do with it? Coconut oil continues to be one of the most versatile products out there – being safe enough to eat and beneficial enough for every day use in everything from beauty to household products.  This post will focus […]

Sodium lauryl suflate SLS

#ToxicTuesday – Sodium Lauryl/Laureth Sulfate

Repeat after me: SLS-Free is the way it should be…SLS-Free is the way it should be! What Is Sodium Lauryl/Laureth Sulfate (SLS)? SLS is a common emulsifier and foaming agent used in the cosmetics industry.  The majority of mainstream body washes, shampoos, toothpastes, and soaps contain SLS.  SLS is essentially what makes your shampoo get […]

Function of… You: Customized Shampoo and Conditioner

What happened when a a computer scientist, an engineer, and a cosmetic chemist joined forces?  Function of Beauty was born! Function of Beauty is focused on creating shampoos and conditioners that are personalized and tailored to your unique hair profile and hair goals.  These shampoos and conditioners are Sulfate Free, Paraben Free, Phthalates Free, Cruelty […]