Pregnancy is a magical time, but sometimes it feels somewhat less than magical. From fatigue, aches and pains, to anxiety and stress, various discomforts and complaints are commonly known. If you're feeling less than blooming, pregnancy (prenatal) massage might be just what you need to help give you a boost to cope with some of the common ailments of pregnancy.
This isn't the first time I've written about my journey towards using more natural cosmetic products. I've written about My Top Five Natural Buys for a Family from Weleda where I detail some of the products I would go for if you're on a budget and need multi-taskers that are suitable for the kids too. … Continue reading Choosing Cleaner Beauty
In recent years there has been a shift towards a demand for more ethical and environmentally conscious cosmetics. Very recent and well-publicised legislation has seen the banning of microbeads in "rinse-off" cosmetic products come into effect from the beginning of this year  (although campaigners argue this is not enough as microbeads exist in various … Continue reading What Has Your Skin Had for Breakfast?
Award-winning Natural Skin and Health Care Founded in 1926, Weleda have a lot of experience in the field of natural and organic cosmetics and herbal medicines. They have been growing and creating them for almost a century! Yes, really, Weleda were founded in 1921, so this isn't a bandwagon. A commitment to natural beauty and … Continue reading A little more about Weleda…
Sweet Almond oil has long been used in cosmetic preparations for the skin, but why is it of so much benefit for those with sensitive skin? An Introduction to Sensitive Skin The skin is our largest sensory organ. It is first in line for a battering from everything our environment can throw at it. From … Continue reading Almond Oil and Sensitive Skin