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Toxic ingredients in child’s lip gloss
Monday, 26 Oct, 2009 – 6:00 | 3 Comments
Toxic ingredients in child’s lip gloss

After my post the other week on Toxic chemicals in cosmetics, I was faced with my own toxic moment.
Little Miss Green had some money to spend and she bought a magazine.
On the front of the …

Toxic chemicals in cosmetics
Monday, 28 Sep, 2009 – 5:50 | 5 Comments
Toxic chemicals in cosmetics

We’ve been concerned about the safety of synthetic chemicals in toiletries and cosmetics for years here at Little Green Blog.
The Campaign for safe cosmetics have released the first in a series of short videos that …

Five reasons to use organic beauty products
Monday, 20 Jul, 2009 – 5:00 | Comments Off on Five reasons to use organic beauty products
Five reasons to use organic beauty products

Last year, sales of organic beauty products increased by 69% to £27 million. More and more of us are turning to organic health and beauty products, but have you stopped to think why you and …

Beauty Products To Carry The FAIRTRADE Mark For First Time
Friday, 26 Jun, 2009 – 6:46 | Comments Off on Beauty Products To Carry The FAIRTRADE Mark For First Time
Beauty Products To Carry The FAIRTRADE Mark For First Time

From today, Boots, Bubble & Balm, Essential Care, Lush and Neal’s Yard will be selling the first beauty products carrying the Fairtrade mark. There are 57 licensed Fairtrade Foundation products currently available with mamy more …

The First Harmonised Standard For Organic Health And Beauty
Monday, 22 Jun, 2009 – 5:04 | Comments Off on The First Harmonised Standard For Organic Health And Beauty
The First Harmonised Standard For Organic Health And Beauty

As more of us are aware of the health and environmental benefits of using organic products in our homes and on our bodies, UK sales of organic health and beauty products are increasing rapidly. Last …

Travel-Size Skincare Essentials From Lavera
Monday, 1 Jun, 2009 – 6:00 | Comments Off on Travel-Size Skincare Essentials From Lavera
Travel-Size Skincare Essentials From Lavera

Lavera are one of the pioneers of organic and natural skincare.
At the beginning of June, they are launching a travel-sized introductory set of their best-selling “Faces” Organic Wild Rose facial care line. Perfect for weekend …

Natural hair conditioners – homemade recipes
Tuesday, 28 Apr, 2009 – 6:00 | 8 Comments
Natural hair conditioners – homemade recipes

I love experimenting in the kitchen with natural beauty products. Not only can you come up with some great recipes, but you can reduce food waste too!
Over ripe fruits can make the perfect base for …

Repel mosquitoes naturally
Saturday, 25 Apr, 2009 – 6:15 | 12 Comments
Repel mosquitoes naturally

Following on from the eco barbecues post; Christopher, over at Blog Harbour,  asked  about natural ways to get rid of mosquitoes.
Mosquitoes can turn a pleasant walk or relaxing evening into a nightmare of feeling that …

Organic, daily facial oil by Inlight
Wednesday, 15 Apr, 2009 – 6:00 | 4 Comments
Organic, daily facial oil by Inlight

I’ve been using the organic daily face oil by Inlight after being sent a product sample to review.
Over the past few weeks I had been using jojoba oil in my face as a moisturizer, so …

4 natural remedies for sunburn
Monday, 13 Apr, 2009 – 18:01 | 10 Comments
4 natural remedies for sunburn

Yep, it’s April and yes, that’s a photo of my back. A spring bank holiday spent digging the garden and I was rewarded with that.
How horribly embarassing! This blog is all about taking responsibility for …