STRETCHING

We all know the importance of stretching but how many of us actually take the time to do it? Stretching is just as important as your actual workout. It not only helps with recovery but it also helps improve your mobility and performance. Now the...

PHYSICAL FITNESS MONTH

May is National Physical Fitness Month, and now that the weather is nice, let’s celebrate by exercising outdoors! No matter what your fitness level may be, you can benefit from being active outside. Below are the top five reasons to exercise outdoors: Get Your Daily Dose...

5 Natural Stress Reliever

We’ve all been there, you start your day with a positive mindset but the minute something goes wrong you immediately feel stressed. Stress can hinder your productivity and wreak havoc on your health. Fortunately, there are a few natural remedies to help reduce your stress.   Lemon...

Eco 18’s Favorite Female-Owned Green Brands

In honor of Women’s History Month, Eco18 has put together a list of our top 3 female-owned green bands to support. Check it out below! [caption id="attachment_22643" align="alignnone" width="209"] (EarthKind ® Founder & CEO Kari Warberg Block)[/caption] EarthKind Kari Warberg Block founded EarthKind® and was the first to...

Natural Remedies for a Healthy Thyroid

  A properly functioning thyroid is essential to your overall health. If your thyroid is working overtime it’s known as hyperthyroidism; if it’s underactive, it’s known as hypothyroidism. These two thyroid disorders can affect way more than just your metabolism: they can be the cause of...

5 Tips to Keep You Motivated to Workout

It can be hard to maintain your fitness motivation during the winter with cold weather, fewer hours of daylight and stress from the holidays. Don’t let your workout routines slip away this season. Here are five tips to keep you motivated and on track.   Do...

Natural Home Remedies to Combat Colds

Cold and flu season is here. Before you reach for any over counter medications, try these natural remedies to help you kick that cold and keep you feeling good all winter. Oregano Oil Oregano oil is often referred to as nature’s antibiotic due to its antiviral, antibacterial,...

Don’t let your pumpkins go to waste

Now that fall is almost over, it’s time to get rid of those leftover pumpkins you’ve had sitting around as decoration all season. Don’t toss those unused pumpkins in the trash! Here are a few ways to put them to good use.   DIY pumpkin facial mask Pumpkins...