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5 ways to repel mosquitoes – naturally!
Tuesday, 2 May, 2017 – 9:38 | Comments Off on 5 ways to repel mosquitoes – naturally!
5 ways to repel mosquitoes – naturally!

Recently I was asked by a reader to suggest ways to protect herself from getting bitten.
Every year she gets feasted on by mosquitoes and she was dreading this summer.
Here’s five things you can try:

Five ways to deal with hair thining
Tuesday, 31 Jan, 2017 – 11:37 | Comments Off on Five ways to deal with hair thining
Five ways to deal with hair thining

I’ve recently changed my hair care routine again.
Every year when autumn arrives, I notice my hair lacks lustre and looks very fine and limp.

Using aromatherapy for anti ageing
Monday, 5 Dec, 2016 – 6:46 | Comments Off on Using aromatherapy for anti ageing
Using aromatherapy for anti ageing

While I’m happy to grow old disgracefully, I still like to maintain the health of my skin.
With so many products out there promising to turn back the clock, you only have to read the label …

Three natural ways to cure cracked and dry lips
Monday, 14 Nov, 2016 – 6:52 | Comments Off on Three natural ways to cure cracked and dry lips
Three natural ways to cure cracked and dry lips

Autumn is a beautiful time of year but it can wreck havoc with our skin, hair and lips.
It’s not uncommon to end up with cracked, dry lips in autumn when the wind is blowing outside …

Plant Stem Cell Moisturizer review by Made From Earth
Tuesday, 8 Mar, 2016 – 11:11 | Comments Off on Plant Stem Cell Moisturizer review by Made From Earth
Plant Stem Cell Moisturizer review by Made From Earth

I’ve always prided myself on having good skin.
As a teenager I rarely suffered with spots, while my poor brother was in agony with acne most of his teens and twenties.

The perfect organic mascara is here!
Saturday, 22 Nov, 2014 – 10:24 | Comments Off on The perfect organic mascara is here!
The perfect organic mascara is here!

After about 25 years, my search for the perfect mascara is over AND it’s organic!

How to take care of your skin and hair in winter
Tuesday, 24 Sep, 2013 – 8:55 | Comments Off on How to take care of your skin and hair in winter
How to take care of your skin and hair in winter

Simple tips for the best hair and skin care in winter

Mrs Green’s rather odd confession
Wednesday, 27 Feb, 2013 – 9:36 | 7 Comments
Mrs Green’s rather odd confession

This week Small Footprints has us heading to the bathroom, where we are to take a look at the soap we use on our bodies.
She writes “This week review the body soap you are currently …

Natural beauty – three simple recipes
Tuesday, 22 Jan, 2013 – 11:58 | One Comment
Natural beauty – three simple recipes

If you can’t trust the labels on brands, what can you trust? How about going to the kitchen and creating your own healthy, safe and effective beauty products with three of our recipes!

Could your tap water be causing eczema?
Monday, 12 Nov, 2012 – 15:40 | 3 Comments
Could your tap water be causing eczema?

Forget eating the wrong diet and using harsh toxic products on your skin, even your tap water could be responsible for triggering eczema in susceptible individuals…