18 Earth Friendly Brands

In honor of Earth Day, our team has picked out the top 18 earth friendly brands that are sustainable and that are champions in making products safe for us and our planet!       Lush Beauty Products Every single product you will find from Lush is handmade, fresh 100%...

WHAT WOMEN SHOULD LEARN FROM THE SUFFRAGETTES

An article in The Guardian newspaper first published in 2013, shed a lot of light on the Suffragette movement for me, as did the most recent movie Suffragettes. While I thought I had an idea of what these women went through, it was nothing like the...

THE CURRENT STATE OF PLANNED PARENTHOOD

  Planned Parenthood’s current budget situation should worry us all. Trump has said that if Planned Parenthood continues performing abortions, it will be defunded. A majority of federal funding comes from Medicaid reimbursements because people with low income rely on the health care coverage of Medicaid...

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...

WOMEN DISRUPTORS

[caption id="attachment_22624" align="alignnone" width="448"] Image by: Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP[/caption] Emma Watson: “There’s a willingness now to be like, ‘Fine. Call me a ‘diva’, call me a ‘feminazi’, call me ‘difficult’, call me a “First World feminist’, call me whatever you want, it’s not going to stop me from trying...

Our 18 Most Inspiring Women

There are so many inspirational women, that it’s difficult to narrow it down to only 18! We wanted our selection to reflect on our collective values and interests and so the women we have chosen represent our diverse backgrounds, interests and generations. We would love...

THE MOST POWERFUL WOMEN IN GOVERNMENT

You can’t celebrate women’s history month without honoring the women who are day to day involved in running nations, global policies and peace treaties! Female global leaders have to be recognized for their tenacity, determination, and well, for running nations in this still very male-dominated...

National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day.

  In honor Women’s Month here at eco18, we are taking today to talk about National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. Human Immunodeficiency Virus, more commonly known as HIV, is a virus that attacks the cells of your immune system that help fight off infections. However,...