DO YOU SUFFER FROM MOUTH ULCERS, ORAL THRUSH, SENSITIVE TEETH / GUMS?

Your toothpaste COULD be the cause! Many toothpastes contain the chemical detergent Sodium Lauryl Sulphate – a harsh chemical detergent AND Triclosan – a chemical preservative.   My mantra is (as always) READ the label and consider changing to a toothpaste without these. SO why are they in your Toothpaste?  SLS causes the foam in your mouth and […]

WORRYING CARCIOGENS / CHEMICALS IN SKINCARE

1  Fragrance / Parfum / Scent A closely guarded secret by the cosmetic industry, which means that companies are not required to disclose what’s in it. Typically there are dozens, if not hundreds of potentially toxic chemicals (up to 350+ in total) making the “fragrance” including phthalates, which ensure the fragrance sticks to your skin. 2  Parabens The […]

NATURAL AROMATHERAPY CLOTHES WASH POWDER RECIPE

I’ve been asked over and over again “when are you going to sell your natural clothes wash powder?”  The answer is never! Every product that I make has to be safety assessed and tested and it costs around £200 per item.  So, I’ve decided to share my recipe’s with you for you to make at home! […]

DO YOU THINK YOU HAVE SENSITIVE SKIN?

Do you think you have Sensitive Skin?? Are you a lover (or sucker) for multiple products that promise unrealistic benefits e.g., smoother, firmer, more radiant skin etc? But in reality, you end up dropping it within the space of a few weeks. Why? Because more often than not, your skin has become red, itchy, flaky, […]

ESSENTIAL OILS & CORONAVIRUS / COVID-19

Essential Oils, Coronavirus / COVID19 Since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, many people have been faced with severe challenges both physical and emotional, which may have had a profound impact on their life and their state of mind. The IFA, as a complementary health organization, wishes to extend its heartfelt sympathy to all those […]

NEEM OIL – FOR DRY & TROUBLED SKIN CONDITIONS

NEEM OIL BENEFITS – of which there are many! Neem oil is extracted from the seeds and the fruits of the Neem tree, a large evergreen tree native to India and Southeast Asia. Throughout history, several elements of the diverse Neem tree were used to make herbal beauty treatments, insecticides, and first aid treatments for […]

Aloe Vera

IF I had a penny for every time I get asked “why don’t you use Aloe Vera in your skincare products?” ……. i’d be rich!! Here are my reasons:- Reason 1 – While the fresh juice of the Aloe Vera plant is excellent for treating sunburn, acne, aging, stretchmarks etc, the truth of the matter is that […]

ROSE SERUM – ARE YOU AWARE

Your skin needs vitamins A, C & E to stay healthy!?   But most people aren’t getting their fill.   My Rose Products have all of those vitamins and MORE!  AND they have the same PH as your skin, so they can balance out all skin types! Perhaps your “shop bought” moisturiser is filled with chemical […]

LET’S TALK ABOUT LANOLIN!

Much to my disdain, Lanolin has long been used in the skin care and cosmetics industry as an emollient, commonly used in body creams and lotions to lock in moisture and prevent water loss. Why we would use this when we have plant based natural emollient’s such as Shea Butter, Cocoa Butter, Coconut Oil et […]

NOW TOTALLY VEGAN AS OF TODAY!!

I am delighted to announce that I will no longer be using Beeswax in any of my products! I pride myself on purchasing “sustainably sourced ingredients” however, there is always the possibility that bees have been roughly handled or worse, harmed during beeswax harvesting.   To make matters more complex, those of us who are committed […]