Heal Your Skin, Heal the Planet: with Dr. Barbara Paldus

Have you ever stopped and wondered when we suddenly switched from bars of soap to overly-fragrant plastic bottles of cleansing body wash? This week we sat down with Dr. Barbara Paldus, CEO of Codex Beauty Labs, to learn more about the history of soapy showers, why minimalism is key in sustainability, and discuss Noel’s perfectly understandable red spots that are completely normal.

Upgrade your showerhead | Tuesday Tip

For maximum water efficiency, select a shower head with a flow rate of less than 2.5 gpm. 

Sarah Evans Goes Well Beyond

In order to celebrate the 100th episode of The Biofriendly Podcast, we welcomed back friend of the show and founder of Well Aware, Sarah Evans! Sarah shares with Noel and Jacob about creating the social-good company Well Beyond in response to the technical and community needs of the water charity sector, why creative inspiration pairs nicely with wine, and that shower striking time is just around the corner!

Alpine Ibex ramming snowy tree

Ibex vs Tree

The Biofriendly image of the day features this Alpine Ibex after bumping a snowy tree. The flakes falling over its head as it balances and enjoys the shower is captured brilliantly by photographer Laurent Calatayud.