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First things first... You are not alone!!!

Approximately 1 in 20 women experience acne, 1 in 100 men and the unluckiest of the lot are teenagers who seem to suffer as 4 out of 5 teens experience acne! Lets dispel the number one myth that acne is caused from being unhygienic: IT IS NOT!  I am here to help you understand why it occurs!

 

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Calendula or just simply Pot Marigold with its beautiful golden flowers has long been understood to soothe problematic skin conditions. It originates from southern Europe.

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19 Jul / 2017


Being Forever Young...

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Today we are talking about the making of (almost) everyone's favourite floral soap. Made with skin loving essential oils such as Geranium, Lavender and Rosemary, our Forever Young Soap seems aptly named!

Want to know more about what goes in it? 

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06 Jun / 2017


Botanical Bath

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Our Beautiful Botanical Bath Teas… It is hard to categorize exactly what a bath tea is… not quite salts, not a bath bomb, and certainly not bubble bath. We have formulated our teas to be as gentle and soothing on your skin as possible yet with beautiful scents!

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09 May / 2017


What is Lye?

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During a previous blog post we discussed how natural soap is made but we only briefly touched on lye… here we give you an insight into what makes oil turn into soap!

The magic ingredient is called by several names: Lye, Caustic Soda, or Sodium Hydroxide - all are accurate!

 

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11 Apr / 2017


Go Crazy for Coconut Oil

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Coconut Oil is a solid oil which is derived from the 'meat' of coconuts. It has been used for hundreds of years in cooking, soaping and skincare.

It is touted as the cure all for every ailment and the absolute complete personal care item as well as being a healthy cooking oil! 

 

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