5.10.2019

As we all make the effort to eradicate our single-use plastic waste, there’s no better time to be seeking solutions to reduce our negative impact upon the environment. Thankfully, we believe when it comes to skincare packaging, it should be minimal, fuss free and fully recyclable; banishing outer boxes and utilising glass containers...

21.6.2019

It might be the buzz ingredient of the moment but Reishi Mushrooms have been used in Eastern Medicine for thousands of years, helping with anxiety, boosting the immune system and keeping bodies and mind working in harmony. As an adaptogen, Reishi is becoming more and more popular within the Western world, allowing our bodies to cope...

21.3.2019

Some would argue that a beauty routine would not be complete without a face mask once a week; a skincare ritual which we would struggle to be without. It is no surprise that many face masks on the market are clay based, promising to truly detox our skin of the impurities we are exposed to throughout our lives but the question is; do...

14.1.2019

History:

Lavender is a flowering plant in the mint family and it’s believed to be native to the Mediterranean, Middle East and India, with a history dating back 2,500 years. 

In ancient times lavender was a highly regarded herb for its medicinal, spiritual, aromatic and therapeutic values and beauty enhancing qualities.

The an...

7.11.2018

More than 300 years ago, the local inhabitants of the mountainous Cederberg, Cape Town in South Africa, were the first to discover that the needle-like rooibos leaves can be used to make a refreshing brew. These rooibos pioneers used axes to harvest the plant in the wild; they then bruised the leaves with hammers before leaving it to...

23.10.2018

In a short sentence I absolutely love face oils. I owe a lot to them as they have helped to keep my skin healthy and psoriasis free for some time. I must confess that the thought of using plant oils on top of my oily skin some twenty years ago would have filled me with dread. Now the beauty market has grown and we can find so many be...

2.7.2018

Feeling too stressed? Do you find difficult to fit in with beauty salon/spa appointments? Today we are helping you to create a DIY home spa treatment whether you are a mum or you just can’t find time to have that precious pampering me-time.

The great thing about this hygge time at home is that you can do it at any time you want and pe...

A lot of us associate chamomile with being calming and soothing, which is completely correct, but it’s often an overlooked ingredient in skincare and has many wonderful and amazing properties to boast. Benefits of chamomile can help with inflammation, aches and pains, insomnia, anxiety and stress, and is perfect for sensitive skin, w...

6.2.2018

Psoriasis is a persistent skin disorder which causes red, flaky, itchy, crusty and often painful patches of skin covered with silvery scales. It affects up to three per cent of UK’s population myself included.

After trying out conventional medicines to treat this condition for quite a few years,  I initially noticed some improvements...

20.11.2017

Mums are always the busiest… And winter time is no exception! Just like Kate Middleton, we’re wanting effective, simple and no-fuss products to give our skin that gorgeous glow. Just like most of us, spa weekends and pampering appointments take a lot of time out of a hectic schedule, and aren’t always possible, but clear skin and som...

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