Bodycare

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 you’re being bitten alive and the critters can carry some nasty diseases. Unfortunately, most over the counter mosquito treatments…

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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 was used to the idea of using an oil rather than a cream. It takes a bit of getting…

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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 your own health and I go and get sunburn the first time I go outside to garden in a…

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20% off fairtrade nest of tables at Myakka

Congratulations to Georgie Hopkins and Simon Whitehead, directors of Myakka, who were highly commended for their work within the retail industry at the recent ECMOD awards! This summer Myakka will celebrate its 10th anniversary in retailing and I’m delighted to see that they have been recognised for all that they do.

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Balaton spa face mask

How often do you find a gorgeous, natural, safe and effective beauty product that is a pleasure to use? How often do you find a product that you would guard with your life and know you can never be without again!? We all know that we need to avoid the toxic chemicals found in some…

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Lucy Russell organics Cleansing balm

Fortunately, if you care about your health and the environment, there are more and more bodycare products available that can help you stay healthy and young looking without compromise. This week I learned about Lucy Russell’s organic cleansing balm and the amazing woman behind the creation.

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Kissable lips with organic, vegan lip balm from Yaoh

I find that during the beginning of Autumn and then again at the beginning of Spring my lips get dry! This is the only time of the year this happens and I just put it down to the change of season. I look to my cat for inspiration at times like this and realise that…

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