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Toxic Beauty Products

I just wanted to do a bit of thinking out loud for a minute. I just caught the end of a TV programme (Health: Truth or Scare on BBC) about Toxic Beauty Products and how tabloids have used that scary title in newspapers and online to grab readers attention. The programme talked about what actually […]

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Natural face mask

Banana Face Mask

We had an old banana going brown in the fruit bowl and I hate waste so my little girl and I decided to make the most of it and do a bit of very very simple and natural skin care. Are bananas good for the skin? Yes. Bananas contain lots of fabulous vitamins, including manganese, vitamin […]

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Tinted face cream

Tinted Face Balm

At my workshops I like to bring along random beauty products I’ve made at home. At my last workshop, I brought along my homemade tinted face balm, and all the ladies there absolutely loved it and wanted the recipe. Actually, they wanted me to make it and sell it, but I have no plans to […]

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Handmade perfume

Mums, Perfume and Eczema

You know I have eczema, right? Well I do control it very well and for the most part, I have pretty good skin. However, for anyone with eczema, sometimes things happen that are out of your control and it can set off a little eczema flare-up; here’s a little story for you about perfume.   […]

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