The A Life

A couple of years ago, my husband learned about the potential harm of aluminum in deodorant and suddenly decided to stop wearing it altogether. Here's the story of how my husband finally found the best aluminum-free deodorant for men.
Although we’re clearly big on science - hence our science-backed protocol for vetting every type:A ingredient - sometimes Mother Nature has it just right. Mix up your clean beauty routine with our favorite 100% natural skin care hacks to give your regimen a boost.
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We just got back from the Indie Beauty Expo and it’s official – clean beauty is the wave of the future.  This year’s roster of indie brands at the expo shared a few common themes. Here’s everything you need to know to stay on top of your clean beauty game this fall.
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Many natural deodorant brands include smell-zapping baking soda in their formulas. Sadly though, baking soda has endured a bad rap, and we’re here to unravel why - first by diving into how it works and then by letting you in on how we discovered a better way to use this ingredient.
Experts say that most of the damage you do to your skin happens before your 20s but, really, it’s never too late to start taking better care of your skin. Here are just a few simple, natural beauty tips to help you freshen up your skin.
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How you apply your deodorant is just as important as the deodorant ingredients. When we developed our aluminum-free deodorant, we were determined to create the best deodorant packaging and do better than our natural deodorant predecessors.

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If you’ve been using traditional deodorants, then you’re probably a little nervous about switching to a safe deodorant. But you shouldn’t be - deodorant has come a long way in recent years and now there are a few safe deodorants that make the cut. Here’s why you should make the switch.
We're on a mission to help people lead healthier lives without sacrifice and to help bring clean beauty to the mainstream by creating safe, high-performance products. Get to learn a little more about type:A, our brand philosophy and how we're supporting the clean beauty movement.

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