YOUR WOODEN TOOTHBRUSH IS NOW AVAIABLE IN A LOCALLY MADE VERSION

When we started on this plastic-free journey, finding a toothbrush that was not made of this particular material was quite a quest. Therefore, when we created Sinplástico in 2014, one of the first products we launched was a wooden toothbrush with natural sterilized bristles. It was local, eco-friendly and 100% plastic-free… but not vegan. So, … Continue reading “YOUR WOODEN TOOTHBRUSH IS NOW AVAIABLE IN A LOCALLY MADE VERSION”

4 PLASTIC-FREE PERSONAL CARE PRODUCTS THAT YOU CAN MAKE AT HOME

Everyone likes to pamper themselves every now and then. However, we don’t believe it’s necessary to buy all the products that the advertisements say we need, and that are nearly always sold in plastic and/or contain toxic chemicals, to do so. In fact, we prefer to use those alternative personal care products that make us … Continue reading “4 PLASTIC-FREE PERSONAL CARE PRODUCTS THAT YOU CAN MAKE AT HOME”

6 BLEACH-FREE & PLASTIC-FREE PRODUCTS FOR CLEANING AND DISINFECTING YOUR HOME

Since the COVID19 pandemic turned up in our lives, cleaning and disinfecting has become a popular topic of conversation. Over the last few months we have seen how bleach has been used willy-nilly , even in green spaces, such as our beaches. In our homes too, disinfecting products are starting to accumulate. These products are … Continue reading “6 BLEACH-FREE & PLASTIC-FREE PRODUCTS FOR CLEANING AND DISINFECTING YOUR HOME”

SAY GOODBYE CHEMICALS! FIND OUT MORE ABOUT THE NATURAL DEODORANT BEST SUITED TO YOUR NEEDS

There are some products that are personal, very personal. These are the ones that you deliberate over for a long time before you buy them, because you don’t want to make the wrong decision. The ones that you need to feel 100% happy with every day. One of these products is deodorant. The last thing … Continue reading “SAY GOODBYE CHEMICALS! FIND OUT MORE ABOUT THE NATURAL DEODORANT BEST SUITED TO YOUR NEEDS”

MARION’S TIPS AND TRICKS FOR GETTING THE MOST OUT OF YOUR NATURAL SHAMPOO BAR

You have decided. Having noticed the number of plastic bottles clogging up your bathroom shelves, you have taken the plunge and are going to try some plastic-free alternatives starting with a shampoo bar. But you have doubts about how it will turn out: Will it work as well on your hair as your normal shampoo … Continue reading “MARION’S TIPS AND TRICKS FOR GETTING THE MOST OUT OF YOUR NATURAL SHAMPOO BAR”

COTTON EAR BUDS, WHAT ARE THE ALTERNATIVES?

The European Commission has a new plan to fight against plastic contamination, in which it suggests banning various products, one of which is the cotton ear bud (also known as the Q-tip). It is true, that ear buds are one of the worst waste plastics when it comes to contaminating our oceans. As a result, … Continue reading “COTTON EAR BUDS, WHAT ARE THE ALTERNATIVES?”

HOW TO CHOOSE AN ECO-FRIENDLY TOOTH-BRUSH.

One product we use every day and that is nearly always made of plastic is our toothbrush. Conventional plastic toothbrushes weigh around 18 grams. On average, we each use approximately 300 toothbrushes during our lifetime. This means, that each of us throws away 5 kilos of plastic into the rubbish, which then ends up contaminating … Continue reading “HOW TO CHOOSE AN ECO-FRIENDLY TOOTH-BRUSH.”

SHAMPOO BARS BENEFITS

Shampoo bars are the best alternatives for your hair. Liquid shampoos are usually made with synthetic substances like paraben and silicones that can be harmful for your scalp, your hair and the planet. They usually make oily hair more oily and dry hair even dryer. A solution to these problems caused by traditional shampoos is … Continue reading “SHAMPOO BARS BENEFITS”