Posts by Nicolle Mackinnon

Alicia Silverstone’s Journey to Wellness, Plus Her Tips for Choosing Clean Products

Whether you’re talking about the ingredients in your beauty products or the ingredients in your supplements, actress turned activist Alicia Silverstone says they matter. But it’s more than just what’s in your products, she says. It’s the process that ingredients go through before they get to formulation, and how they’re combined that’s important too. At…

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Why We Need to Pay Attention to the Maternal Mortality Crisis, Says Christy Turlington Burns

The United States ranks 46th in the world for maternal mortality. In 2018, more than 300,000 mothers worldwide died due to complications related to child birth—and many of those deaths are preventable, says Christy Turlington Burns, former model, and founder of the nonprofit Every Mother Counts. “That got me really activated,” she said at WELL…

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10 Most Inspiring Quotes from WELL Summit Brooklyn

WELL Summit in Brooklyn on Oct. 5 and 6, 2018, brought together wellness luminaries and experts from across the country. They shared their expertise and enlightened more than 700 attendees with grounded knowledge and actionable challenges. Here are 10 of the most inspiring quotes from WELL Summit 2018. 1. Christy Turlington Burns, activist, film maker,…

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