Sulfate Free Shampoo Formulas

Sulfate Free Shampoo Formulas

Sulfate-free formulas are created without the use of harsh ingredients. They are the perfect addition for body washes and shampoos.READ MORE
Ingredients of an Organic Shampoo

Organic Shampoo Ingredients

If you use organic shampoo, you'd be forgiven for thinking that the ingredients are organic. Sadly, the term 'organic' is a misnomer.READ MORE
Dry Shampoo: Can We Really Live Without the Ritual of Rinse Lather and Repeat?

Dry Shampoo: Rinse Lather Repeat

Dry shampoo has been gaining in popularity over the years, but can we really live without the ritual of rinse, lather, and repeat?READ MORE
Homemade Face Wash: Foaming Cleansers

Homemade Face Wash: Foaming Cleansers

These homemade face wash recipes are simple and fun to make. They are gentle enough for even the most sensitive of skin and really effective.READ MORE
Soil Association Standard in Skin Care

Soil Association Standard in Skin Care

Your skin acts as a porous protector, allowing some substances to enter, whilst keeping bacteria out. We know that certain chemicals can be absorbed through our skin and what the cumulative effect can have on our health and wellbeing is. According to the Environmental Working Group (EWG), the average lipstick wearer consumes around 1.8 Kg […]READ MORE
natural skin care standards

Natural and Organic Skin Care Standards

Consumers are increasingly interested in purchasing ‘green’, more sustainable, and ethically produced products. On the back of this, many natural & organic standards have been introduced in recent years. The most exciting developments in recent years have been the attempts to form regional or international groupings based on harmonising various national standards. This article looks […]READ MORE
organic skin care myth

Bursting the Organic Myth Bubble

Organic, it’s such a deep-rooted marketing term, that many are seduced by it. This comes as no surprise, as there has certainly been a shift towards safer products and greener living. Today we are much more aware of potentially harmful chemicals. However, not everything you read about organic skincare is true; there are many misconceptions […]READ MORE

Useful Tips for Selling on Farmers Markets

My lovely friend Cate is a silversmith. She knows all about selling on farmers markets. She sells beautiful jewellery and is very successful. Follow this link to her website. For those thinking about selling on local farmers markets. I asked Cate, my good friend, for some advice. To ensure that your day will run as […]READ MORE
Organic, natural skin care. Should we believe the hype?

Organic and Natural Skin Care – Should You Believe the Hype?

We are often asked about organic and natural skin care products. So, this question and answer session may help you dispel some myths.READ MORE
Certification of Natural Beauty Products

Certification of Natural Beauty Products

In today's society, we want natural beauty products that are more sustainable, so that we can take better care of our health and the planet.READ MORE