Wellness Tag Archives

Aromatherapy Associates Event

Rebecca and I recently attended an event by the renowned Aromatherapy Associates introducing their collaboration with an acclaimed panel of wellbeing experts.  A pioneer brand focusing on mindful beauty, Aromatherapy Associates believes in the power of aromatherapy to nurture the mind and body and find balance in your life. CEO, Tracey Woodward began by addressing the audience with some rather surprising statistics about current stress …

Antipodes Pop Up Shop at John Bell & Croyden

Antipodes is a New Zealand beauty brand founded by Elizabeth Barbalich. Elizabeth built her skincare and makeup company on a combination of the highest quality ingredients from New Zealand nature and raw super-fruit extracts with science and innovation to produce high-tech certified organic and premium formulations. Antipodes is loved by many (especially Rebecca!), and what better way for the rest of us to be introduced …

Devance Cosmétiques Launch Event

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On Monday 24th October, myself and Vandana made our way to South Kensington to attend the Devance Cosmétiques Launch Event at Duck & Dry! Founded by couple France-Aimée and Sandro, Devance Cosmétiques produce professional freeze-dried hair treatments made in France.Their concept is based on combining the best from nature, and the best from green chemistry. They currently supply four haircare treatments which have an extremely …

Rebecca’s October Natural & Organic Skincare Favourites

October saw a little get away for me for some sun before winter sets in. It’s been such a busy year full of big changes and advancements business wise, so the break was greatly needed! I always find holidays or even a change of scenery a great time to compartmentalise everything, plan and, perhaps most importantly as a creative, have ideas! I will be sharing …

DAFNA Skincare Consultation at Content Beauty

Dafna, originally from Israel but based in Spain, recently launched her Ayurveda-inspired skincare line in the UK. Dafna, a Naturopath and Aromatherapist, was travelling in India and was headed close to the India-Tibet border to meet the Dalai Lama. While she and a group of other people were there, they fell sick due to the extreme weather conditions. The locals in the area gave them …

Disco Yoga Launch Event at Trapeze Shoreditch

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We were recently invited for the Disco Yoga launch event in Shoreditch. Since the majority of our team are yogis, we decided to check it out! You would think ‘Disco’ & ‘Yoga’ could never be paired together but hey, fitness can never have enough innovations, right? As fitness enthusiasts look for another new and exciting workout, Sarah Hunt and DJ Darlo give them just that with …

The Many Uses of Coconuts: Beauty, Health & Food

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Coconuts are the most versatile fruit used. Grown in over 80 countries worldwide, it’s no surprise that the recent popularity and trend of coconut oil and water is still constantly blooming. With the extreme health and beauty benefits of using coconuts in food or on the skin, it’s no wonder that more and more people everyday are reaching for this scrumptious tropical fruit. Everyone’s going …

6 of the Best Vitamin D Supplements

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After the recent paper published by the scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition (SACN), “Vitamin D & Health”[1], I felt it timely to share with you some of the best vitamin D supplements I have come across! The SACN recommends the reference nutritional intake for vitamin D be 10 µg/d (400 IU/d), throughout the year, for everyone in the general UK population aged over four; including those …

DG Podiatrist – Sole of London Review

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You know how sometimes opportunities arise just at the right moment? Well, my invitation to experience the new Sole of London treatment with Dina Gohil, otherwise known as DG Podiatrist, popped up in my inbox at the perfect time! It was just two weeks before I was jetting off to St Lucia, and the treatment itself sounded right up my street; an ayurvedic medical treatment that brings together …

Why Choose Natural Body Lotions and Creams

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Body lotions and creams can be a necessity for dry skin types to help nurture, repair and smooth, but they can be a nice step of our beauty regimen, pampering both our skin and senses. What most people don’t suspect, though, is that their favourite and beautifully scented body lotion may be laden with harmful chemicals. Here we take a look at why it’s better …