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We’ve made it. The sun is shinning at last and I think we’re finally seeing the back of the snow. At least in Edinburgh & the Lothians. On the way to my day job, office-type-in-the-city, I picked up some lunch, including an avocado (I love avocados). Anyway, it turns out this avocado has the perfect […] Read More

Crochet Your Own Washcloths

It never occurred to me to actually make my own flannels/washcloths till I found myself sitting with a pile of leftover cotton yarn. While searching online for projects that could make use of my stash, I came across lots of patterns online for making your own crochet face cloths, washcloths and face scrubbies. I love […] Read More

DIY Face Butter

This recipe is even easier than my DIY Lotion Bar project; you only need two ingredients. Butter + Oil. With only two ingredients, you get a product that is 100% natural and made just how you like it. The type of butter you make depends on which ingredients you use. I decided to make my own […] Read More

Natural skincare probably has no more of famous connection than that of Cleopatra and her luxurious milk baths. The Ancient Egyptians knew bathing in milk softened the skin due to the lactic acid. But even before Cleopatra, skincare and beauty treatments can be traced back over 10,000 years. The Mesolithic Man used plant oils like […] Read More

Himalayan Pink Salt

Perfect for a a detoxifying bath treatment, Himalayan Pink Salt, are naturally rich in more than 80 nourishing and skin-replenishing minerals. These salts stimulate circulation and soothe sore muscles with a healing and therapeutic experience for mind and body. Why We Love Himalayan Pink Salt Reduces acidity, inflammation in your body and balances the pH of […] Read More

Evening Primrose Oil

Used in luxury face serums and cleansers because of its anti-inflammatory and healing properties, Evening Primrose is high in essential fatty acids, including gamma-linolenic acid (GLA), an Omega 6 fatty acid that is needed for our cardiovascular, immune, nervous, and reproductive systems, and to maintain healthy cells and body functions. Clinical studies show people with eczema do […] Read More