A tin of both black and brown shoe polish sits on a shining cloth besides polishing brushes.

Shoe Polish

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Shoe polish is a substance made up of waxes, dyes, and solvents in the form of solid wax, cream, or liquid. With most things made from chemicals, it’s important to keep out of reach from children and pets.

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A bottle of CBD oil on a black tray with marijuana leaves around it.

Is CBD Oil Safe for Everyone?

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CBD oil and products are popular over-the-counter alternatives to help with sleep disorders and anxiety. In most cases, CBD is safe but there are some side effects from having too much and it is possible to have an allergic reaction to CBD. Read more to learn what signs to watch for!

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Squares of colorful uncured polymer clay sit on a white table.

Polymer Clay

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Polymer clay is a popular crafting material for children and adults made out of synthetic materials. There are no natural clay particles in polymer clay. Polymer clay is a mix of plastic, resin, fillers, and coloring agents.

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A dropper is held over an open vial of tea tree oil.

Tea Tree Oil

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Tea tree oil comes from the leaves of the Melaleuca alternifolia tree and is thought to have powerful “germ-fighting properties.” It may also help heal acne and psoriasis, control dandruff and athlete’s foot, and repel insects.

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Kava root extract as a pill form sits in a wooden bowl on a counter.

Kava

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Kava kava root is offered in beverages, capsules, and extracts. It’s believed to help with mood, sleep disorders, anxiety, and depression. But having too much of this root can cause liver toxicity.

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