A Baby Wipe That Ticks All The Boxes!
When I was pregnant with my daughter, there were very few choices for natural products. There weren’t any wipes that were free from toxic chemicals, so we had to resort to a flannel and some sesame oil and witch hazel for cleaning her. Thankfully, things have moved on. Many people are now aware that…Read More
Why you Should Use Plastic Free, Natural Menstrual Products
Around 17 years ago, I switched to washable sanitary towels. And I haven’t looked back. I’ve found them far more comfortable than the disposable kind, they save me money and they are better for the environment. Let’s take a closer look at some of the issues with conventional products and find out what we can…Read More
Go Green With Your Beauty Routine
With the buzz words of the moment being green, sustainable and eco-friendly, these concepts have permeated across every aspect of our lives. From our smarter and greener homes to our more environmentally friendly cars with their electric engines rather than fume emitting exhausts, our way of living is moving towards something more sustainable. As…Read More
Natural, cruelty free, plastic free skin serums from the Pro Co.
When autumn arrives, I notice a difference in my skin. It becomes dryer and more sensitive – due to the wind and cold air outside and heating indoors. It’s not that we have central heating, but even the heat from our woodburner dries the air out; which can take its toll. Since my early…Read More
Let Your Skin Breathe And Be More Natural
There are thousands of products for healthy skin, however not all of them are designed to support how your skin naturally functions. Many products have so many chemicals you probably can’t even pronounce them! While some of these chemicals are harmless, many are toxic too and can cause damage to you and the environment. You…Read More
Purepotions natural skincare creams and salves for eczema, psoriasis, and dry skin
I have to admit, I’m not like most mainstream people when it comes to skincare. While during my teens I sprayed body sprays and perfumes every few hours to ‘top up’ the smell, I’m now very sensitive to artificial fragrances.Read More
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:Read More
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.Read More
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 to discover some of the unpronounceable ingredients you don’t want to put on your skin!Read More
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 and we assault our bodies with the drying effects of central heating.Read More