Essential Oils – The concentration (dermal limits) used in correctly formulated skin care products are low enough not to cause a reaction, however if you are experiencing very sensitive skin and or have a compromised barrier essential oils are best avoided. Some Essential oils do contain allergens and it is compulsory for manufacturers to list them…Read More
Are your lifestyle choices causing premature skin ageing?
Photo-ageing and glycation stress are major causes of skin deterioration, lets take a look at what this actually means for you and your skin…
Essential oils are highly concentrated plant extracts that offer rapid correction, regeneration and balance with little or no side effects. Sometimes one or two drops are all it takes to see the desired results.Read More
Trans-Retinoic Acid, Retinoic Acid, Vitamin A, Pro-vitamin A and Retinol are all common buzz words in the cosmetic skin care industry, here we take a closer look at what they actually mean along with their role in the realm of organic skin care.Read More
Milk thistle has well documented medicinal effects such as liver and bile-related diseases remedy. There are many skin care benefits to be found in this spiky plant.Read More
Belonging to the species of Rubus idaeus, the fruits are known for their excellent therapeutic properties being rich in compounds with strong antioxidant activity, which promote health and well-being of human cells.Read More
With the best intentions, beach shelters, umbrellas, rash tops, hats, shoes (yes sand, concrete and bitumen can and do burn the soles of your feet!) and factor 50 zinc sunblock in hand [and on body] we still at times get caught out and suffer some level of sunburn.Read More