Waves & Wellness Blog: Dive Into Sustainable Beauty

  • Embracing Softness: The Natural Secret Behind Parrotfish's Sustainable Soap Bars

    Embracing Softness: The Natural Secret Behind Parrotfish's Sustainable Soap Bars

    Parrotfish's sustainable soap bars are here to transform your bathing experience with our soft, all-natural goodness. You might notice a charming difference as you pamper your skin with these delightful soap bars - they may appear slightly softer than conventional soaps. 

  • Why Parrotfish Are Essential to the Health of Our Oceans

    Why Parrotfish Are Essential to the Health of Our Oceans

    Introducing the namesake of our company, parrotfish - a colorful and unique fish essential to our oceans' health. These living works of art use their beak-like teeth to clean up coral reefs by eating all the algae that grow on...

  • Woman Shaving on the Bathtub

    Get the Perfect Shave with Parrotfish's Coffee Clementine Exfoliant: Your Ultimate Pre-Shaving Solution

    Parrotfish's Coffee Clementine Exfoliant is a luxurious bar that can transform your shaving routine. Discover how it softens hair follicles, prevents ingrown hairs, and moisturizes your skin for pre-shave perfection.
  • Coffee Clementine Exfoliant - Help Get Rid of Bumps and Acne with Natural Ingredients

    Coffee Clementine Exfoliant - Help Get Rid of Bumps and Acne with Natural Ingredients

    Our Coffee Clementine Exfoliant is specifically designed to buff your booty, hips and thighs for a smoother skin texture. With natural ingredients like coffee grounds, orange essential oil and lime essential oil, this scrub gently removes dead skin cells while leaving your skin feeling soft and nourished. 
  • A Guide to an Sustainable Everything Shower with Parrotfish Products

    A Guide to an Sustainable Everything Shower with Parrotfish Products

    I have a fairly extensive routine (using all Parrotfish products) and still keep my everything showers around 10-15 minutes max. After I'm done with my shampoo, conditioner, exfoliant, body soap, and face wash – my steamer is just about finished, acting as an hourglass to let you know your shower has come to an end.
  • self care shower

    The Perfect Self-Care Shower Routine: Five Tips to Skip the Tub

    We all know how important it is to take care of ourselves. But sometimes, it can be hard to find the time to relax and recharge. One of the best ways to do this is by skipping the tub and turning your shower into a spa. 
  • Shower Steamers, The Bath Bomb For Your Shower

    Shower Steamers, The Bath Bomb For Your Shower

    A shower steamer is a bath bomb for your shower, releasing aroma as it's activated by water. Simply place your steamer in the shower where you're sure water will hit it, and let it do its thing.
  • The Soap Dish Dependency

    The Soap Dish Dependency

    A soap dish is a necessity because it prevents bar soap from becoming waterlogged and soggy. A good soap dish will lift the soap enough to provide airflow and allow excess moisture to drip away completely, preserving your soap bar.
  • The Ultimate Men's Shampoo Bar: Parrotfish's Rosemary Apple Cider 3-in-1 Soap

    The Ultimate Men's Shampoo Bar: Parrotfish's Rosemary Apple Cider 3-in-1 Soap

    My husband tried Parrotfish's Rosemary Apple Cider bar to wash his hair, face, and body. He immediately fell in love – claiming this product as his new favorite hair and skin product. Because of his love of this 3-in-1 bar, he brought it to his squadron. Now, his entire unit is hooked.
  • Shampoo Bars and Colored Hair: Are They Safe? TL;DR: Absolutely!

    Shampoo Bars and Colored Hair: Are They Safe? TL;DR: Absolutely!

    Our shampoo bar contain sulfates, the cleaning agent known to make your shampoo sudsy and remove grime – but they will also reduce the longevity of color in the hair. However, we use a less harsh sulfate to make our bars lather to give you the best of both worlds without harshly stripping your color. TL;DR – Yes!
  • Synthetic vs. Natural Shampoo Bars

    Safe-Synthetic vs. All-Natural Shampoo Bars

    When you enter the world of shampoo bars, it might be hard for you to make your decision on your first shampoo bar. What's the difference between these bars anyway!?
  • What are Sulfates, and are They Bad?

    Unlocking the Power of Sodium Coco Sulfate in Shampoo Bars: A Gentle Cleanser for Your Hair

    Sodium Coco Sulfate is a plant-derived surfactant, and it's derived from coconut oil. This gentle cleanser is used in various personal care products, including our shampoo bars, because of its excellent foaming and cleansing properties.
  • Living Low Waste with Roommates

    Living Low Waste with Roommates

    What my roommates have to say about the least, and most annoying sustainable switch, I have subjected them to. 
  • Embracing the Journey: Navigating the Transition to a Zero-Waste Lifestyle

    Embracing the Journey: Navigating the Transition to a Zero-Waste Lifestyle

    Transitioning to a zero-waste lifestyle can be difficult. It requires purchasing new items you're not used to, giving up old habits and creating new ones. Take it one day at a time. Tackle one plastic item and then move on to the next. 
  • How Hard is it to Make the Switch to a Shampoo Bar?

    How Hard is it to Make the Switch to a Shampoo Bar?

    One of the easiest plastic-free swaps for me to transition to was a shampoo bar, and if you have ever used bar soap in your life, lathering your hands with shampoo will not be much different.