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  • Looking after hardworking hands

    Our hands carry us through life. They cook, they clean, they write our to-do lists, they're exposed to the elements, and don't get the love and care that they deserve.  Let's give a big 'thank you' to our hardworking hands, read on for the practical tips to keep them healthy, nourished and apprec...
  • How to Determine Your Skin Type

    Every person’s skin is unique, but there are a few common skin types that can help you to identify where you skin fits in the best. The three main skin types are commonly referred to as Oily, Normal/Combination and Dry.  And if you know what type you have, it makes putting together your skincar...
  • What to Expect at a Natural Skincare Workshop

    When we tell you our skincare is 100% natural & vegan friendly, don't just take our word for it, come and see for yourself!  Our Natural Skincare Workshops were created for the go-getters who want to do a little something different on their weekend, educate themselves on the in's and out's o...
  • 5 habits of people with great skin

    We all know someone amongst us with beautiful skin, but what's their secret? With our skin being the body's largest organ, looking after it properly takes a lot more than any one miracle product can deliver.  Instead of being jealous of our glowing friends, let's take a closer look at their skin-...
  • Common Causes of Acne

    What causes acne? There are several different reasons why you may be experiencing prolonged acne. But there are a few common reasons why you may be experiencing breakouts.
  • Benefits Of Using Organic Skin Care Products

    Would you ever eat something that you didn’t really understand? The same applies to organic skincare products. The key rules to skincare are that if you can't eat it, you probably shouldn't be putting it on your skin.
  • How To Measure Essential Oils - The Right Way

    Essential oils have lots of amazing benefits for your skin, emotional well-being and general health. And recently they became a regular in natural health stores, pharmacies and spa salons, making it very easy for anyone to start using them. However, it seems that education about how to use essential oils safely still needs more work.
  • Why You Should Always Read The Label

    Marketing experts that are trained in this field know exactly how to execute the end result “Sales”. From eye catching packaging, bright logos, consistent colour schemes and catchy slogans, somehow they have a win and make you feel very special and create the need to have what they are selling. The beautiful artworks, together with cleverly selected and artfully positioned claims like Natural, Organic, Magical, Effective, Active, High-Performing lead us to believe that the wonder skincare product we have just purchased online is our skin’s or hair’s new best friend and will take the best possible care of us. And in many cases it is so – but certainly not always.