Natural Beauty

Sustainable Self Care -back to the basics.

Self care is probably one of the biggest buzz terms bouncing around the sustainable and lifestyle community at the moment. Personally I find the term a bit of a non-event. Surely just living every day, eating, sleeping and washing is self-care itself? If we didn’t, we would either be very ill or very unhappy. A…

Rare Beauty – Featuring Genesis Cleansing oil

With a love for discovering new brands and conscious shopping sites, I was delighted to come across Rare Beauty. What is Rare Beauty all about? A British online well-being and beauty store with a twist. All the brands on Rare Beauty are founded by female entrepreneurs who have created natural or organic products, with eco-conscious…

Organic and natural skincare- my 5 current favourites.

Lots of people have been asking for more posts on organic skincare and natural products. Read on to see my current skincare routine and which products I am using. I think that skincare is one of my favourite things I like to buy. Although now I only buy enough for my needs, rather than stock…

An introduction to essential oils- natures remedies

It’s a great privilege to use essential oils and to have the ability to bottle them up and use at our convenience; but where do they come from and how can we use them effectively? In today’s consumer lead society we are bombarded with ‘natural flavours’ and ‘natural scents’, but many, if not all are…

Cream deodorant by Evolve Organic Beauty

You may have read my earlier post on the award winning Evolve Organic Beauty, but if you haven’t, check it out here. Having nearly used a whole pot of their Cotton Fresh Cream Deodorant, I was so impressed I had to tell you about it. Even better, I managed to have a little chat with…

British brand Evolve Organic Beauty – my review

 Evolve is a British company creating an organic, cruelty free, vegan range of beauty products ranging from body creams to face serums. Even better, their company ethos is ‘ to make it easy to be healthy and green in everyday life’. What struck me most about the products initially was the sleek look of the…

LUSH! Fresh & handmade beauty products

Why Lush products? Lush is a high street brand that many people will have heard of, (or smelt as they have walked past the door)! I thought this would be a good place to start my foray into the world of sustainable beauty. Lush prides itself on being an ethical, sustainable, handmade and 100% vegetarian…

An eco-friendly British skincare range from a high street favourite

Who would have thought that a Marks and Spencer own brand skincare range would become a staple in my bathroom cabinet? Certainly not me, but I can definitely say they are a firm favourite, you may even tag them as a ‘hero’ product! I was first introduced to the Marks and Spencer  British made Eco…