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What Ingredients Should I Avoid In Face Serums?

face_serums

As well as using high quality facial oils, an equally high quality facial serum can enrich your daily skincare routine, helping reduce wrinkles and providing a more radiant complexion. And yet, a closer look at the ingredients of most serums on the market reveals that they are laden with unfavourable substances, amongst which are Parabens, synthetic preservatives used in cosmetics, stand out rather negatively. Being able …

Natural Deodorants – JASON Nourishing Apricot Deodorant

Natural Deodorants Vs. Non-Natural Deodorants I’ve been meaning to write this post for a while now, as it still blows me away how many people are using mainstream antiperspirants and deodorants, despite the health concerns aroused by them becoming increasingly documented in the mainstream press. The difference between an antiperspirant and deodorant is that an antiperspirant stops you from sweating and a deodorant deodorises your …

Lush – Buffy the Backside Slayer

I had a bit of a bone to pick with Lush, after they sent me some makeup for my first natural makeup blog post.  Upon reading the ingredients, I saw that the foundation contained parabens.  I emailed them straight away and this is their response – “Please find below details of Lush’s use of parabens, and with regards to paraben free products, Lush’s solid products such as …

My Response to “The Organic Myth”, published in The Daily Mail, Monday 8th August

As some of you know, I am a regular contributor to natural beauty magazine Simply Beautiful. You can read my articles here. As a writer, I believe there is a responsibility to provide accurate information for your readers, if we don’t then who will? I was quite shocked when I read the aforementioned article in The Daily Mail, so much so that I decided to …