A guide to using Base/Massage oils

There is a whole host of oils out there which can be used for any number of different treatments. Here are the oils we have available to order and what they are for. Base Oils: Sweet Almond Oil –  The Almond Tree is native to the Middle East and South Asia but has since been…

Parabens – What are they and why should we avoid them?

I often get asked how my products are different from those found in the high street. Some of the brands found on the High Street are made using Parabens which can be harmful to sensitive skin. My products are all made without any of these nasty chemicals and so are kinder for your skin. But…

Homemade Fizzy Bath Melts

This was my first attempt at making Fizzy Bath Melts, I chose to make Hot Chocolate Scented ones. Ingredients: Bicarbonate of Soda Citric Acid Corn Starch Epsom Salts Sweet Almond Oil Shea Butter Cocoa Powder Fragrance Oil First I made a basic Bath Bomb mix using all the dry ingredients. I made sure to use…

Making Bath Cupcakes

This was my first attempt at making Bath Cakes, I chose to make Chocolate and Vanilla Scented. Ingredients: Bicarbonate of Soda Citric Acid Sweet Almond Oil Shea Butter Cocoa Powder Fragrance Oil Essential Oil Chocolate Drops Ground Vanilla First I made a basic Bath Bomb mix using all the dry ingredients. I made sure to…

Aloe Vera…

Over the last couple of years there has been more and more interest in Aloe Vera as a Cosmetic Ingredient. It used to be something you found in your local health shop but more and more companies are using it as a key ingredient. I wondered why…? 1. It treats sunburn.  Aloe Vera helps with…

Sweet Almond Oil – Uses & Benefits

Personally I am a big user of Sweet Almond Oil. I use it for Massage and add it to my Bath. It’s also great to use when shaving to help prevent razor rash.. The oil is rich in Vitamin E, monounsaturated fatty acids, proteins, potassium and zinc, besides a number of other minerals and vitamins…

Lets Recycle! Candle Making

I am a big fan of scented candles, but I always find that there is loads of Wax left but the wick has gone… So what can I do with the empty container.. We have a range of Candle Sand available in a range of scents.. I chose to use Lavender and Jasmine. They come…

Lemon & Tea Tree Soap

I have tried the Lemon & Tea Tree Soap. I have really bad skin and I am the first to admit it.. I’ve been using this soap for a week now and I can see a definite improvement. My skin tone is more even and breakouts clear up within a couple of days. It is…

Carrot & Calendula Hand Balm

I tried the Carrot & Calendula Hand Balm. I suffer terribly with my hands in the winter, I get chilblains due to poor circulation and my skin tends to get very course almost scaly.. The Carrot & Calendula is a 100% Natural Product, created using all natural ingredients. It contains Cocoa Butter and Shea Butter…

Parma Violets!

I tried the Sweet Violet Bath Creamer, it was billed as smelling exactly like Parma Violets. My favourite Perfume has a similar fragrance so I was looking forward to trying them out. I have to say I wasn’t Disappointed! As soon as I opened the little bag they had sealed it in I could smell…

Samples!

We have been sent some Samples of products from one of our suppliers! I am in Love with these products! We have here: Carrot & Calendula Hand Balm (100% Natural ingredients!) Sweet Violet Bath Creamer Sandlewood & Patchouli Facial Oil Dead Sea Sugar Scrub Strawberry Juice Bodywash Sleepy Head Massage Bar Lemon & Teatree Handmade…