General Health

Tools for a Healthier Home

From purer water to a sleep-inducing blanket, here are our top editor curated must-haves for a healthier, more peaceful nontoxic home.

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Breathe Easy

Air Purifier

When you live, work and play all in the same space, it’s more important than ever to ensure that air is clean. The Blueair Blue Pure 311 Auto has a three-step filtration process to remove particles from cooking, pets and dust. $240,

Cleaner Water

Life Straw water filter pitcher

Even the highest-quality tap water can have unwanted chemicals and buildup. The glass LifeStraw Home Water Filter Pitcher is an elegant solution, with a filter that can protect against 30 contaminants including bacteria, parasites, microplastics and more (see the full list at the LifeStraw website). $55,

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Sleep Heavy

Luna cooling weighted blanket

Research links weighted blankets with the stimulation of serotonin production (your body’s happy hormone), melatonin (the sleep hormone) and the reduction of cortisol (the stress hormone). The Luna Cooling Weighted Blanket can help you drift off with ease under up to 30 pounds of weight. $50 to $160,

Block out the Blue

Blue light blocking glasses

Protect yourself from blue light from your devices in style with Pixel’s protective eyewear, with lenses that, at their highest level, filter up to 95% of eye-straining blue light. $75,

Bring on the Zen

B Yoga Meditation Cushion

The B Yoga meditation cushion is constructed with high-quality fabric, good height (so your knees don’t rest on the floor for a more comfy sit) and the right amount of cushion without being too rigid. The cover is removable for washing. $94,