A massive victory was achieved in 2013 when the EU introduced a complete ban on the sale of all new cosmetics that have been tested on animals.
I launched my soap making courses in the spring of 2015 in response to popular demand and it has been a truly amazing experience. It is really rewarding to receive so much positive feedback after teaching a class.
The New Year means a fresh start. A chance to take stock and make positive changes. These changes may include New Year skincare resolutions.
Recently I shared an article on Facebook from The Guardian. “Antibacterial soap with triclosan 'no better at killing germs' – study,” where researchers say that washing your hands with antibacterial soap is not much better at killing germs than regular soap.
It’s officially autumn and as we enter the new season and the cold weather approaches it’s time to think about how the change in season can affect your skin. In the colder weather your skin will definitely need some extra TLC.
Silicones have been used in beauty products for many years. Silicone is an element found in silica which is the most common constituent of sand but it undergoes extensive chemical processing before it is suitable for adding to beauty products.
Healthy skin isn’t only about the products you are using on it or indeed the ingredients you might want to avoid using on your skin.
Essential oils are a beautiful gift from nature. In a previous blog post I looked at what essential oils are and here I share some practical uses for introducing essential oils into your life.
There has been a huge buzz in the media in recent months around the benefits of using coconut oil in your beauty routine.