Recipes for Cleaning and Deodorising in the Home

Recipes for Cleaning and Deodorising in the Home

Recipes for Cleaning and Deodorising in the Home Here are some recipes for cleaning and deodorising with essential oils, in the home. Although great for general health and wellbeing and skincare, essential oils can offer so much more. The powerful properties of essential oils are great for many applications around the home. So why not […]

Recipes for a Pure DIY Room Spray

Pure DIY Room Freshener

Recipes for a Pure DIY Room Spray Once upon a time most commercial air fresheners were laden with toxic chemicals such as Phthalates, Phenols and Formaldehyde, and although some of them have removed these ingredients in an overall effort to be environmentally friendly, some still use them. The producers who have removed them from their […]

(Not Just) Relaxation Through Self Massage

(Not Just) Relaxation Through Self Massage One of the simplest, but most beneficial ways to maintain good health and wellbeing is through massage. When most of us think of massage we think ‘relaxation’, but massage is so much more than that. On top of relaxing tired muscles, massage also… Strengthens the immune system Speeds up […]

Avoid Skin Damage From The Sun and Be Sun Smart!

Avoid Skin Damage From The Sun and Be Sun Smart! So much of skin damage and premature aging, such as wrinkling and freckling of the skin, is due to exposure to the sun’s harsh UV rays. UV rays are at their most dangerous as we spend leisurely time outdoors during the summer months. However, UV […]

From the Outside In

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FROM THE OUTSIDE IN Skin absorbs up to 60% of what is applied to it! Have you ever researched some of the ingredients found in well-known skin care products? Well, if you haven’t, no need to worry! We have spent hours, months and years researching the contents of our everyday skin care products and some […]

Mind, Body & Soul

Mind, Body & Soul

MIND, BODY AND SOUL There are many aspects to consider when it comes to good skincare. Sometimes we overlook those we don’t see in our bathroom cabinet!… Find Time to Relax The strains and stresses of everyday life can heighten health problems, and this can manifest in the form of a breakout or a rash […]

Coconut, Wondrous Coconut

Coconuts

COCONUT, WONDROUS COCONUT According to a Skin Inc. magazine article by Kate Hamilton: in Sanskrit, coconut is kalpa vriksha, meaning “the tree that provides all the necessities of life”; in Malay, it’s called pokok seribu guna, “the tree of a thousand uses”; and in the Philippines, it’s called simply “the tree of life”. I call […]

The Most Essential Skin Solution …

THE MOST ESSENTIAL SKIN SOLUTION … Water … Most of us know how important it is to drink plenty of water, our skin is comprised of 64% water! Without adequate water intake, skin tends to be unhealthy and dry. For those of us who spend much time inside with airconditioning or heating, it is important […]