New Year, New Self Care Routine

According to the experts, self-care is “the actions that individuals take for themselves, on behalf of and with others in order to develop, protect, maintain and improve their health, wellbeing or wellness”. January is a time that we all reassess how we’re doing things and we think that there’s no …

Healthy hair for spring

The Beast from the East may have left our shores, but the snow and wind it bought our way marked the end of a harsh winter. As well as your skin taking a battering from sub-zero temperatures outside, and central heating blasts inside, your hair can also be damaged by …

Chill out, don’t burn out

New Year’s Resolutions are long gone and the summer holidays are far away on the horizon, which means getting bogged down with life and not taking time out for you is easy to do. The thing is, if you don’t slow down and stop once in a while, your health …

5 Unusual Menopause Symptoms and How to Deal with Them

The menopause is famous for making women feel uncomfortable and there’s a whole list of symptoms, such as hot flushes and lack of energy that we all know about. There are, however, several more “unusual” symptoms which people either don’t know about or haven’t worked out that they’re associated to …

Keeping resolutions the easy way

We are pretty sure that at some point over Christmas the conversation will have turned to New Year’s resolutions. This is an age-old tradition of turning over a new leaf, or two, and creating a sparkling new you that everyone will love and admire. Whilst our intentions are good, keeping …

The Essential Oil Lowdown

Essential oils have been around for thousands of years to support health and well being. They are used for aromatherapy, in household and beauty products and are increasingly being used as natural medicinal treatments. Essential oils are concentrated, aromatic plant extracts and offer a multitude of benefits that including easing …