The oils that can feed your skin

Let’s face it, oil tends to get a bad rap in the press, but when it comes to your skin it could be the best thing to use. Far from leaving your face shiny and greasy, the right oils can help to ease, smooth, restore, plump and heal, yes really. We …

Give Your Skin a Dose of Vitamin C

Most of us know by now that we should be eating a balanced diet comprised of whole foods which provide us with the vitamins and minerals we need. One important factor in a balanced diet is an adequate supply of vitamin C, which can be found in a number of …

How to Avoid Sunburn

With the whole of the UK waiting patiently for a bit of nice weather to turn up (who wants to bet it’ll be nice immediately AFTER the Bank Holidays?!), our minds are turning to getting a bit of sun on our faces. However, according to Cancer Research, getting sunburn just …

How to keep your back healthy

Many people are blighted by back pain and this can have a massive impact on your quality of life and makes even the most simple, routine activities difficult and agonising. While you cannot perform miracles, like so many things in life, it you look after your back now, you can …

Taking the stress out of sensitive skin

Having sensitive skin might seem like a curse, but don’t despair as there are things you can do to improve its condition and your confidence. Signs that you do have sensitive skin include: Tight, uncomfortable feeling skin on your face, neck and body which is sometimes sore or sensitive to …

Essentials for New Parents

Let’s be real, people; being a parent to a newborn is hard work. Sleepless nights and constant demands for feeding, changing, and cuddling (which isn’t all bad, obvs!) can take a huge toll on you both physically and mentally, and while that first few weeks of living in a baby-centric …

How To Give Yourself a Face Massage

You might not realise it but facial massages are hugely beneficial, not just to your face but to many other areas of the body. The face is full of pressure points and targeting the right ones can help with a whole load of health problems that you might be dealing …

Elemis White Brightening System

Hyperpigmentation and an uneven skin tone is an issue which is suffered by many people, especially those with ageing skin or those who have been life-long sun worshippers. Sun damage itself can be tricky to reverse, but there are things that you can do to deal with hyperpigmentation, which is …

Essential oils to help you sleep

Fed up because you can’t sleep? Tired everything from a warm bath, hot chocolate and having the window open? Well, why not give an essential oil a go? Available in many health food shops and chemists, essential oils are a fantastic way to help ease you to sleep the natural …

Soak up the sun the safe way

Despite advertising campaigns and events like Sun Awareness week, 35% Brits have been sunburnt in the last year while in the UK according to a survey carried out by the British Association of Dermatologists. Brits are more likely to be sunburnt abroad, with 46% of people who have travelled overseas …