Taking care of oily skin

Taking care of oily skin

Our skin can become more or less oily as we go through different stages of our lives and sometimes only in certain areas of the face. For example, many people have an oily T-zone (across the forehead and down the centre of the face, nose and chin) but have very dry cheeks. Also, those with oily [...]

Beeswax

Beeswax

Did you know, Ancient Egyptian artists used Beeswax to make paint and Romans used it as a skin softener? What's the deal with beeswax? Beeswax is a natural skin protectant which soothes and hydrates our skin. Why is Beeswax the ideal ingredient to have in a topical? Quite simple really, beeswax is a natural ingredient [...]

DIY Hair Masks

DIY Hair Masks

No matter the weather, our hair is always exposed to it. From the drying sun to the biting cold. It’s always affecting our hair. So, what can we do? The answer is a hair mask. A hair mask is the nurturing your hair needs to get back to a vibrant and healthy state. The hair mask [...]

What’s the deal with Hyaluronic Acid?

What’s the deal with Hyaluronic Acid?

Did you know that hyaluronic acid is such a powerful moisture-binding ingredient that it can attract and hold 1000x its weight in water? The problem is as we age, our body slows down and this includes our bodies capability to naturally produce hyaluronic acid. This means we need to top up our hyaluronic acid. It [...]

A guide to exfoliation

A guide to exfoliation

Exfoliating should be a key step in your skincare routine. Learn why and try these two natural homemade scrubs you can treat your skin to. Why do we exfoliate? The aim behind exfoliating is not to get your skin to turn red, for it to dry out and peel. It is to scrub the dead [...]

Night to Day time skincare routine

Night to Day time skincare routine

We get so used to the cold, rainy weather we lose our minds once the sun comes out. But what does this mean for our skincare routine? Some of us carry on with the same winter routine but for many, our winter routine can cause damage in the summer. So, I want to help others by giving a little insight into my summer night to day time routine which has served me well and may well help you: