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The Coolest Airbnb's In Charleston

With such rich history, Charleston is a place you should experience like a local. These Airbnb's will have you believing you were born and raised with prime locations and plenty of southern charm.DOWNTOWN PRIVATE GUEST HOUSE + YARD Details: 1 BR/ 1 BA, fully furnished, private guest house located just 2 miles from the city center. This loft-style house has a fully equipped kitchen, private access and parking available. Best feature: Toss up between the wooden staircase (pictured) and fenced in back yardSleeps: 2Price: Averages $170 a nightCheck it out TODD'S PLACE Details: Perfect for a mid to larger group, Todd's place was completely renovated in 2016 and is an easy walk from King Street.Best Feature: All that natural light...

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Step-by-Step: Here's How To Clean Up Your Routine

You know you need to clean up your beauty routine and limit the toxins in everyday items, but where do you even start?From the brand research to financial commitment, it can be overwhelming going green.Most people give up and stick with conventional because it's easier (and cheaper). It doesn't have to end that way for you. You can absolutely be a clean green goddess.Here's the key. It's a journey. With plenty of small steps you can make big changes along the way. Here's how to keep the journey moving.Every time you run out of something, replace it with a new, cleaner product. Out of toothpaste? Try a natural brand (we love David's). Low on body lotion? Time to rotate in...

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The 5 Everyday Items You Didn't Know Were Toxic

You pay attention to the food you are putting in your body, but what about those personal care items you put on your body? Did you know that in Europe, there's a list of 1,300 banned ingredients that apply to skin care, beauty products and even apparel? In America, the list is a mere 11, and nothing has been added to the list since 1938. Everyday items such as soaps, lotions, deodorants and balms are made with harsh chemicals like sulfates and parabens that can be absorbed through the skin and cause endocrine issues (among other things). Luckily, there are alternatives to those products filled with aluminum, lead and other harmful ingredients. Toothpaste Toothpaste is an item we use twice a day, 365 days...

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5 Yoga Moves To Help Detox Your Body

You can give your body a good detox without buying stock at your local cold-pressed juice joint. How so? Yoga. Yoga has many wonderful benefits and helping detox your body is one of the best.  Not only can the meditation and relaxation help detoxify your mind, the physical aspects of yoga can help detoxify your body and help aid in digestion as well.  Here are 5 yoga moves you can do tonight to help: 1. Sarvangasana "Shoulder Stand Pose" Start by laying flat on the floor. Bring your legs back over your head. Use your hands to support either side of the spine and slowly bring your legs to the sky. If this sounds like a bit too much use a block...

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Air Can Be Gross. Clean It Up.

We often worry about the air outside, but the truth is, the air inside our homes can be worse than what's lurking outdoors. Keeping the air inside your home clean is an important component to a healthy lifestyle. Unfortunately we are surrounded by indoor items that emit gas. The paint on the walls, the kitchen appliances and that wall-to-wall carpet. These gasses, along with common pet dander, dust and mold can cause headaches, coughing, sore throat, itchy eyes, shortness of breath and even asthma. This cocktail of sh*t can also be to blame for that cold you can't kick, or even bronchitis.  Even if you don't experience these symptoms, it's a good idea to purify the air in your home. The...

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