We give you a step-by-step guide on how to create a spa day at home. Starting with creating the right atmosphere with candles, setting the mood with some soft music, running a relaxing bath. You could be using essential oils either in the bath or candle-diffuser. A gentle self-massage is beneficial for deeper relaxation. A body-mask, an hydrating drink, and you are set!
We can take full control of the menopausal effects on our skin by following four simple tips: 1) keeping the skin hydrated during the day is foremost important; 2) exfoliating regularly will get rid of dead cells and help brighten the skin; 3) rebalancing the skin will help keep it more even and healthy; 4) protecting it from the sun will avoid unwanted fine lines and dark spots. Ageing does not have to have a negative effect on our natural glow!
Grounding (or earthing) techniques such as walking barefoot, lying on the ground, standing like a tree, submersing in water, or even using grounding equipment, have proven to have great effects on the health of the body and mind. We explore what grounding is, and how we can benefit from it. Using botanicals also helps.
We explore animal testing today and why you should choose cruelty-free skincare products: animal testing is extremely cruel and dogs and cats are also being used;There are lots of safe cosmetic ingredients and many brands are now cruelty-free; Many countries have already banned animal testing, as there are better ways.
Essential oils are potent oils extracted from plants, fruits, herbs and flowers, that need to be diluted to be used. We look at what essential oils are, how they are extracted, how they work and are used. We mention benefits of some specific essential oils, and investigate the best ways to use them and their safety.
We explore the importance of Vegan Skincare Products and what they mean to Animal Lovers. The Benefits of Vegan Skincare Products are many, starting from them being better on your skin and to the environment, being rich in nutrients and having a comparatively long shelf life. There are also options for every budget.
Skin Types And Skin Changes Explained! We explore what the different skin types are: Oily, Dry, Combination, Normal, and Sensitive. We also explore how the skin type can change: we talk about climate or seasonal changes, hormonal imbalances, topical treatments, changes due to medical treatments and lifestyle changes.
This article reveals facts about the skin, our largest organ. We explore how long it takes for the skin to regenerate, what are the major functions of the skin, and the three layers of the skin. But also, where the skin gets its colour from and what lives on the skin. Finally, facts about tattoos and skin-pampering.
In this recent interview, I answered the following questions, among others: What is your brand’s ethos? Why did you start your business? Why was it important to you to become certified organic? Did you launch first and certify later, or did you wait until you were fully certified? Who are your products most suited for?