April Monthly Archives

Nature’s Inspiration Geranium Moisturiser

Having read about Nature’s Inspiration Geranium Moisturiser online I decided to give it a whirl. My skin sometimes gets a bit oily in the T-zone I thought I’d try the Geranium Moisturiser. This is also recommended for young skins but I found that it did the job for me as well. Like many natural and organic beauty brands I know, Nature’s Inspiration was born out …

Natural Sunscreen Recipe – Sun Protection, Naturally!

Natural Sun Protection Recipe

I first shared my natural sunscreen / sun protection recipe in the July 2011 issue of Simply Beautiful. Many people have been surprised by natural ingredients having such high Sun Protection Factors (SPFs). Coconut oil has SPF10, hazelnut oil SPF 15, Red Raspberry Seed Oil has an astonishing SPF of between 28 and 50! When considering lotions, SPF is the first thing everybody looks at, but many people …

Green People Clarifying Vitamin Shampoo and Conditioner

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Green People Clarifying Vitamin Shampoo and Conditioner is the first haircare system I have used from Green People. I was recommended them as my hair can be quite dry at the ends and prone to build up at the roots. These products have moisturising Avocado and Aloe Vera (two oils I regularly use in my homemade hair treatments) to work on the dry bits as …

OPI Nail Colours O MY!!

O MY how I love OPI nail colours! There’s something great about going to buy a nail colour from their stand, it feels like a real treat to me.  You always know that there will be a colour to match whatever outfit you are planning to wear, and that said colour will have a fabulous name.  I don’t buy a lot of nail colours as …

Orba Originals Goat’s Milk Cleanser

Orba Originals

This is the first Orba Originals product I have tried and it certainly gets a thumbs up from me. The goat’s milk has been combined with cocoa butter to be extra nourishing and this cleanser has kept the dry skin patches I sometimes experience during the winter months at bay. Goat’s milk helps to balance the natural pH levels found within the skin. I was …