Living Green

  

Small tips to start the journey towards a sustainable life.

Earth Day comes once a year, but these lifestyle changes could be useful

for all the other 364 days, as well as for years to come.

We've only got one planet, let's take care of it!

 

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Bringing nature into the house | Malìparmi

<b>Chinese evergreen</b>
Chinese evergreen
Superior air purifying qualities for this tropical plant also called aglaonema. Spray the leaves with water, you'll make it feel at home, like in a rainforest!
<b>Lily of Peace</b>
Lily of Peace
Great for getting toxins out of the air, loves damp earth, so water it if you want it to bloom. But be careful, avoid it if you have cats, flowers are poisonous.

<b>Philodendron</b>
Philodendron
Great for a first-time parent of a plant, the Philodendron family includes a large variety of green leafy plants. Malìparmi's favourite philodendron? The one with heart leaves, of course!
<b>Pineapple plant</b>
Pineapple plant
The most unstable and requested plant by bloggers, often photographed in bloom. Curiosity: you can create your own pineapple plant starting with the tuft of fruit, which is usually discarded.

<b>Snake plant</b>
Snake plant
According to NASA this plant is the best to clean the air of toxins and release oxygen overnight: two effects that improve energy levels, relieve headaches and facilitate breathing.
<b>Elastic Ficus</b>
Elastic Ficus
This quality of ficus gives great satisfaction thanks to its lush nature and ruby red buds. It is also known as the rubber plant, because from the latex of its branches you get a substance to make gum.

Natural beauty | Malìparmi

<b>Exfoliates your face</b>
Exfoliates your face
Add two teaspoons of brown sugar, one teaspoon of oatmeal, a teaspoon of lemon juice and a tablespoon of milk. Massage the mixture onto your face and then rinse with warm water.
<b>Illuminate Skin Care</b>
Illuminate Skin Care
Combine the flesh of a strawberry with a teaspoon of lemon and a teaspoon of honey, mix, apply to face and leave on for a few minutes, then rinse with fresh water.

<b>Nourish your hair</b>
Nourish your hair
Add two tablespoons of olive oil, two tablespoons of coconut oil, a teaspoon of honey and a tablespoon of lemon juice. Apply to dry hair and leave on for 10 minutes before shampooing.
<b>Lip Care</b>
Lip Care
Mix ½ teaspoon of coffee grounds and ½ teaspoon of honey for a gentle but effective scrub.
Scrub on lips in a circular motion for 30 seconds, so remove with a damp cloth.

Small gestures for a better world | Malìparmi

<b>Turn off the tap</b>
Turn off the tap
You can save a lot of water while you wash your hands or brush your teeth: just turn off the tap for those seconds when you're washing with soap... or you're passing your toothbrush.
<b>Take a bag with you</b>
Take a bag with you
Take a canvas bag with you every time you go out, for both shopping and shopping, and reduce plastic consumption.

<b>Reuse cans</b>
Reuse cans
Don't throw the glass jars. Unleash your fantasy and turn them into plant pots, candle holders, bowls, pasta or button binders!

<b>Collect Rain</b>
Collect Rain
Collect the rainwater, you can use this undrinkable resource in many ways: for plants, cleaning or irrigation.
<b>Use a water bottle</b>
Use a water bottle
Limit plastic consumption by buying a water bottle.
Choose it by evaluating: resistance, neck diameter, ease of opening, thermal insulation, airtightness, capacity and weight.