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THE ESSENTIAL OIL SECRETS THEY KEPT FROM YOU

THE ESSENTIAL OIL SECRETS THEY KEPT FROM YOU

  Let's start from the top —what is an essential oil? An essential oil * “is a concentrated hydrophobic liquid containing aroma compounds from plants.” or my fave - * "Distilled evolutionary intelligence in molecular form" To put it a simpler way essential oil is the most concentrated form of a flower, plant or tree that can be extracted.  * Im not a qualified aromatherapist but knowing what lavender oil is good for is the same as knowing what spinach will do for you, it's easy to include essential oils as long as you use them safely, I'll explain. It's second nature for...

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5 Tips For Hydrating Dry Skin

5 Tips For Hydrating Dry Skin

During your usual skincare routine add in layers of a humectant, these humectants attract moisture to the skin helping to keep it soft and supple. Try Aloe vera gell or  rose water-hydrosol spritz under your usual moisturiser or coconut yogurt, happy bee honey or glycerin drops mixed in with a clay face mask. 

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YOUR TEA SHELF IS A SKINCARE APOTHECARY

YOUR TEA SHELF IS A SKINCARE APOTHECARY

Your Tea Shelf Is A Skincare Apothecary * * Let's make potions! Not just because it's nearly halloween but because it's just so satisfying; mixing, transforming and utilising the botanic world and all without an ' eye of newt ' in sight. * Most homes all over the world have a home remedy or two up their sleeve, trusted and loved ointments to salve a bruised knee or ease a headache, even the food we make, the cakes we bake contribute to wellness.  What's more exciting, satisfying and personal is mixing skincare, there's something decadent about it. Mixing skincare makes...

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SPOTLIGHT ON JOJOBA:

SPOTLIGHT ON JOJOBA:

Jojoba oil, this oil is a true skin hero. Once popular in the 1960's jojoba is going through somewhat of a revival, the comeback kid of natural skincare. If you want to feel confident about your skin's texture and appearance then jojoba is your festive season ally!

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DIY 2-1 CLEANSING GRAINS

DIY 2-1 CLEANSING GRAINS

  DIY 2-1 CLEANSING GRAINS // I don't know about you but mornings are busy, I love 2-1 products in the morning, I save my masking and other relaxing self-care rituals for evenings and weekends. I'm passionate about minimal skin-care, not only does it mean I can avoid cleansing rituals that contain harsh ingredients and eliminate the amount of unnecessary and toxic ingredients that would strip my skin of its natural oils, but it also allows a synergy of high-performance extracts that combine harmoniously for naturally radiant skin.  Unbottling sunshine every morning. I've talked to people that say that they spend...

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