December Monthly Archives

Naturally Gifted, Christmas Gift Ideas

Natural Beauty Christmas Gift

  Christmas is just one week away! If like me you’ve barely started on your Christmas shopping, I wanted to let you know that all is not lost and that there are plenty of choices when it comes to gifting natural beauty i time for Christmas. It’s Biteable Beauty’s round up of Christmas Gift Sets! Natural Beauty Gift #1 – Marie Reynolds Deluxe Body Massage …

Chemicals I Think Stink in Perfume!

Natural perfumes

We all know that most fragrances are alcohol based. Some people choose not to use alcohol-based products as they can upset the pH balance of our skin, cause irritation, inflammation and dryness. In truth, there are far worse chemicals lurking in some pretty perfume bottles. Here’s a list of five chemicals I think stink in perfume – What Could be Lurking in your Mainstream Fragrance? 1) Alcohol is …

Natural Perfumes – How to Smell Better, Naturally!

Natural Perfume

Fragrance is such a personal thing. Some people change their perfume daily to suit their mood or even outfit (you smell so yellow, darling) whilst others stick to a signature scent for years, perhaps opting for a change of fragrance for evening and formal events.   Myself, I fall somewhere between the two. I have some signature scents knocking about from my pre-natural days (Paul …

Beyond Organic Ultra Radiance Age Defying Range Part 1

Beyond Organic Age Defying Ultra Radiance

Any regular Biteable Beauty readers will know I’m a massive Beyond Organic fan so I was all ears when I first caught wind of a new range of powerful anti-ageing products. As with the rest of the range Beyond Organic Age Defying Ultra Radiance Collection is made with 100% natural ingredients and all have over 91% organic ingredients. It’s safe to say Beyond Organic are …

Green People Age Defy+ Part 2

Green People Age Defy+

If you haven’t arrived here from my Green People Age Defy+ Skincare Review Part 1, click here to read more! This post covers the serums, oil and moisturiser, the first post introduces the brand and features the cleansing balm and exfoliator product. Age Defy+ Line Eraser Lip & Eye Serum I’m sure this is going to become a cult product in the natural world, a …

Green People Age Defy+ Part 1

Green People Age Defy+

Back in early autumn I was lucky enough to be invited to the press launch of Green People Age Defy+ range at Soho Hotel. It was ace to hang out with mother and daughter team Charlotte and Sandra for the morning, as well as Sue their long-serving Sales & Marketing Manager and learn the science behind the Age Defy+ formulations. Much fun was had talking beauty, …

Frankincense – The Gift of Wise Men and Women!

FRANKINCENSE

A Brief History of Frankincense Frankincense is a sacred resin in Africa, collected from a sacred tree – the Boswellia genus – that grows almost exclusively in Oman, in the Yemen in Africa and in India. It is said to improve willpower, confidence, determination and the ability to lead, and has been an intergral part of Omani culture for centuries. So treasured was this precious incense of the …

Beyond Organic Age Defying Ultra Radiance Range Part 2

Beyond Organic Age Defying Ultra Radiance

If you haven’t arrived here from Beyond Organic Age Defying Ultra Radiance Range Review Part 1 you may wish to click here before you read on, to find out more about the range and read my review of the cleanser. Beyond Organic Ultra Radiance Age Defying Serum  This serum is super stuff packed full of skin nutrients. There’s vitamins A, D and E, Omega Oils, Essential Fatty …

Slendertone Face Review

Slendertone Face

Anti-Ageing for Face – Lift, Radiance and Relaxation with Slendertone Face It was with great anticipation that I headed to the Soho W Hotel to find out more about the new launch from Slendertone –  The Slendertone Face machine. It was a great press event that I highly enjoyed. There were several experts on hand to talk about approaching anti-ageing from different angles, and it …

Ayurvedic and Deep Tissue Holistic Massage with Loretta Heywood at Anamaya, W11

Anamaya Wellbeing Spa TReatment Room

I love the whole philosophy behind Ayurveda. One of my favourite spas is Ayurveda Pura, and I was lucky enough recently to interview Dr Deepa Apte. I love Pukka Ayurvedic teas and their book, A Pukka Life, is a wonderfully simple introduction to Ayurvedic life. I am fascinated by the manner in which our imbalances are addressed in Ayurveda, our doshas of vata, pitta, kapfa – …