Organic September Arganic Event for Organic Beauty Week

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In celebration of Organic Beauty Week we were invited to Arganic HQ at Second Home (which we very quickly wanted to become our HQ, but right now it’s a bit on the pricey side – something to aspire to for sure!) If you’ve not heard of the brand, I’m sure you can hazard a guess at what they produce. Yep, you’ve guessed it: Argan Oil! …

Eline’s Top 3 Nail Polishes for Autumn

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When it comes to nail polish, I’m a big spender. Not necessarily because I like expensive nail polishes but because I just can’t resist them. At the moment – I recently spring-cleaned my beauty drawer – I have about 50 bottles of nail polish in all shapes and sizes, and colours! I’m probably nowhere near the world record, but I’m only 23 so I have …

Rebecca’s Top 5 September Beauty Favourites

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We were so thoroughly spoilt for choice this September with all the products we reviewed for Organic September. When it came to selecting my favourite products for the month it was a difficult task! I would have featured Terreverdi FranChouliPom Serum and Lucy Annabella Organics Bath Milk and Body Oils had Katria not already featured them in her beauty favourites! So, in order to give …

How to: Ombré Nails

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We’ve all seen the ever-so popular ombré hair that’s been an ongoing trend in the last few years, but this season ombré has turned to nails! It’s time to flaunt your fingers as metallics, nudes, minimalism and ombré hit the scene and takeover Autumn/Winter. What is ombré? Ombré meaning ‘Shaded’ in French is the gradual blending of one colour hue to another, usually moving tints …

Katria’s Top 5 September Beauty Favourites

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Throughout Organic September I was constantly excited to try new products everyday, learn about their properties, ingredients, stories behind the brands and most importantly the history behind Organic September and the Soil Association. I’ve always been interested in natural and organic products, and started developing a concern a few years ago when I was unaware of what ingredients were actually in my everyday products from …

Organic September Day 30: Botanicals Mandarin & Chamomile Cleansing Melt & Facial Polish

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Botanicals Organic Credentials All Botanicals products are certified by the Soil Association. The standard set by the Soil Association is that at least 70% of a beauty product’s non-water ingredients must be organically grown and harvested. As well as this the ingredients must be sustainable, not use pesticides (of course), any extracts extracted without chemical solvents, all non-organic ingredients must have a non-GM certificate and …

Organic September Day 29: Lucy Annabella Organics Bath Milk & Treatment Oil

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Lucy Annabella Organics Bath Milks & Treatment Oils Organic Credentials Lucy Annabella Organics has “organic” in the name, but as you may know this can mean nothing in the beauty world! Fortunately this is not the case with Lucy Annabella, as Lucy Annabella Organics is certified by the Soil Association. The bath milks have 96% organic ingredients in them, which is quite impressive. The organic …

Organic September Day 28: Badger Herbal & Antioxidant Hair Oils

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Badger Hair Oils Organic Credentials Badger products are all USDA certified organic, which means the formulas have to be at least 95% organic. Rebecca’s Review Hair oil has been something I have always done. I remember as a child I used to use hot oil treatments to help counteract the drying effect of chlorinated pools on hair. Nowadays, living in the city I try to …

Organic September Day 27: Saaf Face Serum & Face Cleanser

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Saaf Skincare Organic Credentials Saaf Skincare products are all Soil Association-certified. The Saaf Organic Pure Face Cleanser contains 98.5% organic ingredients. The Saaf Organic Complexion Boosting Face Serum contains 98% organic ingredients. The standard set by the Soil Association is that at least 70% of a beauty product’s non-water ingredients must be organically grown and harvested. As well as this the ingredients must be sustainable, …