What is Greenwashing and How to Protect Yourself

Green beauty is very much coming into vogue, which is super exciting for multiple reasons: It's healthier for our bodies, healthier for our children, and healthier for the environment. (If you aren't familiar with the fact that the cosmetics industry is essentially unregulated, read all about that here.)

What is greenwashing? How to spot it and protect yourself.

Top 5 Clean Personal Care Products of 2017

Oh my, what a year it's been! There's a lot to talk about, but I'm going to keep it simple and share a few products that made my year a little healthier, a little easier, and a little more glamorous. So, without further ado... 

My Favorite Healthy Personal Care Products of 2017

Top 5 clean personal care products of 2017

How to fade acne scars quickly and without toxic ingredients

How to Fade Acne Scars Naturally, Easily, and Gently

Acne. What a sinister word. As if dealing with active breakouts weren't enough, there's the scarring, and the more traumatizing the breakout, the worse the scarring. Sure, that makes sense, but it's still cruel.

The Simple Holiday Wrapping Recycling Guide

The Simple Holiday Wrapping Recycling Guide

One of the greatest joys of giving and receiving gifts is the act of unwrapping. There's something about the beautiful paper, bows, and care (regardless of outcome) the giver took to make that goodie a surprise that is deeply heartwarming.

The Pumpkin Pie Recipe We're Obsessed With

The best pumpkin pie recipe

Oh, fall, what a gourd-geous season! The changing leaves often coincide with a serious uptick in impulse buys at the grocery store, and last week the result was a sugar/pie pumpkin in my cart with no concrete plans. Fate threw me a bone, and I had an opportunity to cook dinner for some friends, and our little pumpkin became a pie. 

Buckle up, it's Girls' Night at Click! West Seattle

Are you local to the Seattle area and dying to try Naked Truth Beauty in the flesh? Pine no longer! We'll be at Click! in West Seattle this Thursday, October 19th from 6-9pm for Girls' Night. So grab your girlfriends and head out to the West Seattle Junction for a fun night out on the town, and meet three women-owned businesses while you're at it (spoiler, I'll be one of them!). 

Click! Design That Fits
4540 California Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98116

What's in your cleaning products? Californians may soon find out.

CA on Track to Pass Cleaning Product Right to Know Act

If someone told my younger self that someday the words "cleaning product labels" and "legislation" in a sentence together would cause me great excitement, I would have been understandably skeptical. But here we are! 

How Aloe Exposes Truths of the Beauty Industry

How Aloe Exposes Truths of the Beauty Industry

I was talking to a lady boss friend recently (shout-out to Adrienne Krieger of Everling Jewelry – seriously, go check her out) about the pervasive presence of aloe vera in makeup products.


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  • Hi! I'm Lauren.

    Welcome to the NTB blog, a science-based exploration of information for living our healthiest and happiest lives. I hold a certificate from the University of Washington in Green Chemistry & Sustainability, and believe that living well is doing the best we can in every moment, not doing it perfectly.