Love it or hate it, hemp is considered nature’s ‘ultimate gift to mankind’ by some. Derived from marijuana plants, it has been used for many centuries in food, fiber and medicines. In fact, sailors have been using hemp rope and sails for hundreds of years, and the crop’s abundance was valued greatly during the Revolutionary War […]

Whether you want to admit it or not, we’ve all been guilty of singing in the shower. It’s in there that we instantly turn into Justin Timberlake, Bruno Mars or Justin Bieber. It’s just something about the shower acoustics that tend to make us sound way better than probably most of us actually are. If you are one of […]

Let’s be honest. Nobody likes to stand or sit next to a stinky person. It’s just plain gross, disgusting, yucky—you get the picture. Unfortunately, in most cases, the person with the offending odor is totally oblivious to the fact that they smell awful. The truth is that most people cannot smell their own body odor. If […]

Dry skin can be just as annoying as a pesky mosquito that just won’t go away. Both suck and drive most of us crazy! If you find yourself scratching your skin nearly raw in an effort to soothe that uncontrollable itch, don’t worry. You’re not alone. Millions of Americans suffer from dry skin on a […]

If you’re like most people, nothing is more relaxing than a nice hot shower coupled with your favorite Dr. Squatch soap to top it all off. While most of us would never dare shower in cold water, health experts say you may want to reconsider. Although the thought of taking cold showers may not get your […]

Just like some families use Windex for everything (as in My Big Fat Greek Wedding), my family used olive oil. From dry skin patches to an itchy scalp, soap containing olive oil has been in every one of my bathrooms and near every sink for decades. Olive oil has been around for over 5000 years […]

Every time you shower or take a bath, the odds are use soap to get you squeaky clean. Thank God for it! Soap, especially the ones offered by Dr. Squatch, keep us feeling  extra fresh and definitely smelling good. While most of us can’t imagine life with a bar of that heavenly goodness, soap is more fascinating […]

A disgusting thought? Of course, because being able to wash each day is something that most of us take for granted. That sensation of scrubbing up and coming out fresh from the shower or warming up and relaxing weary muscles in a hot bath. Sure it feels great, but what if you didn’t, or even […]

We all love a good scrub after playing hard and getting dirty, and most of us turn to our favorite body and face washes for that. But what if the ones you’re using happen to have microbeads in them? Initially thought to be the perfect solution to exfoliating with their small size and perfect spherical shape, […]

Everyone knows that olive oil is an important component of the healthy Mediterranean diet. But did you know that the properties of olive oil also make it great for your skin? The use of olive oil as a skin treatment goes back thousands of years to ancient times. It was commonly used in many ancient […]