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Organic skincare and beauty – why should I choose it?

Every now and then, it’s important to review what we use as part of our skincare routine and make some small but important changes. I’ve been on a bit of a skincare journey myself and so I’d like to share with you why this is such an important topic for me.  Read more…

Chocolate and mint body scrub

DIY skincare – Chocolate and mint body scrub 

Homemade skincare that’s good enough to eat? Why yes, please! Look no further my dear friends because in this post I’m bringing you a finger licking recipe for a chocolate scented body scrub.You are sure to find most of the ingredients in your kitchen cupboards and it’s a really inexpensive scrub so give it a go – […] Read more…

My skincare favourites - April 2017

My skincare favourites – April 2017

If you’ve been following my blog, you’ll know that I’ve become a huge fan of natural and organic skincare. Ever since I became aware of potentially harmful ingredients as well as learnt to decipher lengthy ingredient lists and, quite frankly, to cut through the marketing jargon on skincare labels, I now really enjoy trying out new products. Previously, I […] Read more…

My skincare favourites - March 2017

My skincare favourites – March 2017

It’s been a while since I last wrote about which skincare products I’m currently using (you can read my last post My current head to toe beauty routine) so I really want to get into a habit of doing a monthly ‘favourites’ post from now on. Here are my March favourites then: Read more…

My 5 essential accessories for cloth nappying

We’ve being using cloth nappies nearly six months now and I feel that during that time I’ve learnt a thing or two about how to make it a stress-free and successful experience. The first challenge was to get my head around all the different brands and the various types of cloth nappies there are out there, then to figure out which […] Read more…

25 ways to use raw shea butter 

Natural raw ingredients, such as coconut oil, are having their big moment now but I feel there’s one ingredient that doesn’t get enough attention – and that’s raw shea butter. I really wish I’d discovered it years ago as it would have saved me a couple of decades of dealing with painful skin problems, including regular […] Read more…

DIY skincare – Rejuvenating and anti-ageing facial serums

    Making your own facial serums is incredibly easy and you can do it at a fraction of the cost of many leading brands. But what exactly is a facial serum? A serum is a skincare product that contains a very high concentration of active ingredients. You apply it directly onto the skin after cleansing but […] Read more…

DIY skincare – Zesty sea salt body scrub 

It’s time for my weekly recipe for making your own natural skincare product. This time round, I’m showing you how to create a refreshing body scrub which will leave your skin not only exfoliated and smelling fresh, but also beautifully moisturised. If you think making your own skincare products is difficult, then you’re in the right place […] Read more…

DIY skincare – Nourishing massage bars

When it comes to skincare, I can’t think of anything better than pampering myself with a beautifully smelling body cream or butter. I have made some body butters myself (you can get three super easy recipes here) but these massage bars have enticed me for a long time. I love how they look, how easy they are […] Read more…

Nom Nom Skincare – Baby range review

When my younger son Max was born six and a half months ago, I was adamant that I’d do everything in my power to give his delicate baby skin the best possible care and attention, opting only for natural and organic skincare, and to prevent any skin issues, including eczema which his older brother Leo and […] Read more…

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