Think Dirty Blog — clean beauty

Dirty Thinkers’ Choice Awards Winners 2021

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The results are in! Our fourth annual awards have finally ended and we tallied up the votes for the best in clean beauty. With the thousands of votes coming in from our Dirty Thinkers we’ve narrowed down the list to the 14 best clean products in the industry.

Best in Skincare

Best Cleanser Winner:
Grown Alchemist Gentle Gel Facial Cleanser Geranium Leaf, Bergamot, Rose-Bud

Grown Alchemistcame out on...

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An Original Hair Product With Only 10 Ingredients

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As a beauty customer, you’re probably used to seeing lengthy and complicated ingredient lists that don’t provide any actual information. This is especially true with hair products, which tend to be packed full of ingredients that are used to develop a product’s scent, texture, or add preservation time.

The unfortunate reality of the situation is that many ingredients used in conventional hair...

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Is Reef-Safe Sunscreen Really Reef Safe?

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If you’ve stocked up on any sunscreen to protect your skin from the rays this summer, you’ve likely noticed that many sunscreens include (or don’t include) messaging on their packaging that reads “Reef-Safe”. If you’ve ever wondered what this term means, or why certain sunscreens are considered safer for coral reefs, this post is for you!

Like many terms and buzzwordscommonly used in the personal...

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The Ultimate Clean Beauty Alliance: Native and Walgreens Partner with Think Dirty

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Native’s Commitment to Clean

Since the debut of the first Native deodorant in 2015, Native has become famous for its effective, aluminum-free formulas. From day one, Native set out to develop one of the cleanest deodorants on the market, using naturally derived ingredients and leaving out aluminum, parabens, and phthalates. With this, they created something magical: a safe and effective deodorant....

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Think Dirty Ingredient Breakdown: Perfluoroalkyl Acids & Related Compounds (PFAS)

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PFAAs: Perfluoroalkyl Acids.

PFAS: Poly- and Perfluoroalkyl substances. The umbrella term for all PFAAs, PFOA, PFOS, and all other chemicals in this category.

PFOA: Perfluorooctanoic Acid.

PFOS: Perfluorooctane Sulfonate.

You might recognize the name PFAS or PFAAs from headlines over the past few years regarding the presence of these chemicals in consumer products like menstrual underwear, and...

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