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At Home with Plant People
In partnership with côte - leaders in creating nail polishes and hand treatments that are free from the major toxins often associated with nail polishes - we've created a simple guide to support your skin from the outside in.
Grab the door knob: wash your hands.
Pick up the mail: wash your hands.
Sneeze, cough: wash your hands.
Breathe: wash your hands.
Diligent hand washing is a crucial step in reducing the spread of germs, but constant washing paired with dry winter air can lead to painful, cracked skin and brittle nails. This issue is more than skin-deep: very simply put, dry skin lets germs in.
Your skin is the body's largest organ, and our first line of defense when it comes to immunity. Our epidermis contains 20 billion T-cells —many more than are present in blood. Taking care of your nails and hands is imperative to protecting your holistic health.
New to non-toxic nail care? Here's why it's important:
Reviewed by Gabe Kennedy
Co-Founder of Plant People, Gabe Kennedy is an acclaimed chef and entrepreneur. Growing up in a house of healers and herbalists, he is passionate about the power of food as a tool for health, and actualized this passion and belief system into his company, Plant People. Named to Forbes 30 under 30 Gabe has shaped menus and cooked his way around the world with his mission to promote a more communal, green and healthy world.
Gabe is a graduate of The Culinary Institute of America and Cornell University School of Hotel Administration. You can learn more about his work at his website.