Earth Day is Saturday, April 22nd and, like every other day of the year, we think it is important that we celebrate all this beautiful planet has to offer, find ways to help our planet, and preserve our natural resources for generations to come. For Terranova, the “green movement” has never been a “fad,” but … More Terranova – Celebrating Earth Day Everyday!
Phthalates work as softeners in personal care products such as cosmetics and personal care products. Phthalates have a long and safe history of use and, as consumers, we are exposed to phthalates in air, water, food, plastics, medical devices, and drugs on a daily basis.[i] The Phthalate that is most frequently used in cosmetics and … More Green Your Beauty Routine – The Truth of Phthalates in Beauty
As humans, we are drawn to color and beauty manufacturers know it! Color can be found in makeup, lipstick, hair dyes, and some skin care. The most common synthetic colors used in cosmetics and hair dyes are called FD&C colors and they are derived from coal-tar, which in turn is a by-product of petroleum, and … More Green Your Beauty Routine – The Truth About Synthetic Colors & Dyes
Parabens are preservatives that are often found in skin care, body, and countless other beauty products to prevent fungal and bacterial contamination. Used since the 1920s, parabens, in the last 10 years, have come under scrutiny due to reports indicating possible health risks.[i] As part of Terranova’s mission in “Truth & Beauty,” we feel it’s … More Green Your Beauty Routine – The Truth on Parabens in Beauty
During the entire month of April, Terranova® will donate a $1 from the sale of each of our eco-friendly bath, body, fragrance, and Mother’s Day gifts to Arbor Day Foundation programs in observance of Earth Month (April) and Earth Day (April 22nd). Simply shop www.storeterranovabody.com between April 1st, 2015 and April 30th, 2015 and you will … More TERRANOVA® CELEBRATES MOTHER EARTH WITH THE ARBOR DAY FOUNDATION
This week kicks off Earth Month (April) and Earth Day (April 22nd). In celebration, Terranova will be dedicating our posts to ways you can green your beauty routine through product and ingredient knowledge. Through the years there have been a lot of claims about the dangers of certain ingredients in our beauty products and as part … More Green Your Beauty Routine – Multitaskers
The final destination on our Great Spring Break Escape is Nepal & The Himalayas where our Island Collections Fragrance, White Ginger & Pikake, originates. White Ginger, or Hedychium Coronarium, blooms in midsummer to late autumn and each “butterfly-like” flower only lasts one day![i] A cousin of culinary ginger, the flower and buds are edible and … More The Great Spring Break Escape – India & Himalayas