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    Why Switch to Natural Deodorant?

    Why Switch to Natural Deodorant?
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    Natural Deodorant that Works! We all have had the experience of trying a new natural deodorant and feeling disappointed in its effectiveness. If so many don't work to keep you dry...

    Seaweed: Superhero for Hair & Climate

    Seaweed: Superhero for Hair & Climate
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    Seaweed: Superfood for Your Hair, Superhero for the Climate Our founder, Jana, has had a lifelong love affair with the sea, growing up spending summers in the coastal town of...

    Shea Butter, Natural Moisture for Hair

    Shea Butter, Natural Moisture for Hair
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    We are excited to form our first partnership with a cooperative supplier of shea butter! Friend, entrepreneur, and healer, Ssanyu Birigwa, has a personal history and vision to change the economy and improve the lives of Ugandan women by providing a fair wage for their work in harvesting this resource and supplying beauty companies like Captain Blankenship with luxurious, cold-pressed, organic shea butter. 

    1% for the Planet, Every Day

    1% for the Planet, Every Day
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      “Use business to inspire and implement solutions to the environmental crisis.” ― Yvon Chouinard, co-founder of 1% for the Planet and founder of Patagonia Written by Captain Blankenship's founder,...

    Ingredient Spotlight: Witch Hazel

    Ingredient Spotlight: Witch Hazel
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       What is Witch Hazel? Witch Hazel (Hamamelis virginia) is a flowering shrub found in North America that has been in use for centuries, originally by Native Americans to cure...

    Earth Month: Commitments & Inspiration

    Earth Month: Commitments & Inspiration
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      "When nature is a teacher, we cocreate with her." -Vandana Shiva We just welcomed new puppies into our home a month ago and I have been up with them...

    Why We're a B Corp.

    Why We're a B Corp.
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    We are so proud to be a part of the B Corp community!  For us here on the ship, we are thrilled for this opportunity to be able to learn from like-minded partners about how to use our organic beauty business as a force for good that benefits people and the planet.

    Follow Your Nose: Essential Oils

    Follow Your Nose: Essential Oils
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     “Of all the senses, the sense of smell is the one that reaches most readily beyond us even as it most powerfully taps the wellsprings of our inmost selves. It...

    Why We Choose Ocean-Bound Plastic

    Why We Choose Ocean-Bound Plastic
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    Have you heard the terrifying prediction that there will be more plastic than fish in our oceans by 2050? The oceans are becoming our garbage dumps and plastics are one...