My own self-care gave me a purpose. Since our family member is in recovery from addiction, I decided to donate clean beauty products to different sober living centers. I ask those I know to suggest places and donate because of the personal connection.
Where do I find my motivation? It took a long time to see that motivation comes from inside of me. I began a list of “INSTEAD OF” beliefs after using self-care to decompress from my job and the stress of a family member struggling with addiction. It's so meaningful to help others in their journey toward clean living.
Even natural skincare brands sometimes begin with a base or blend purchased from another company. However, there are clear benefits to the brand and the customer of building the formula one ingredient at a time.