Tag Archive: skin

8th January 2016

Part 3 It’s in the Water: Filters

The next and final part of my article is all about water filtration. I have attempted to decipher the different kinds of filter systems so you can make the best choice for your needs and budget. Brita and ZeroWater jugs/pitchers PROS: Cheap and fits easily into the fridge. CONS: Brita provides very minimal filtration. COST: Starts at £19.99 for a Brita (approx $21 in the US) and £55.99 (approx $30 in the US) for a ZeroWater.    A lot of people in […]
29th November 2015

ILIA Crimson & Clover

I’m passionate about natural beauty and do not believe we have to sacrifice quality and ethics when it comes to looking great.  There are some pretty special makeup, skincare and haircare products that perform far better and look just as good as the mainstream synthetic, unethical brands that fill the shelves of every supermarket and chemist. This article features the fabulous Crimson & Clover Tinted Lip Conditioner by ILIA. When is comes to lipstick we have to be even more […]
9th November 2015

Fountain of Juice

In the heavily debated subject of nutrition there aren’t many things that we all agree on, but there does seem to be at least one and that is the benefits of fresh vegetable juice. This simple practice can dramatically improve your health and combat ageing as an addition to your healthy diet. Here’s why everyone should start the day with a fresh vegetable juice. Eating your 20 a day suddenly became much easier   We all know about the 5-a-day portion of fruit […]
4th September 2015

Heavenly Rosehip

I thought I would make Rosehip Oil my first beauty recommendation as it’s quickly becoming my favourite skincare product. I’ve been using it for about 8 months and have notice the difference in my skin texture and reduction in fine lines on my forehead and around my eyes. I find my skin looks brighter and less dull when I wake in the morning.  Rosehip is a wonderful oil because it doesn’t matter if you have oily, dry or combination, it […]