Virtually all of the mainstream creams and lotions you can buy are white in colour. The shelves of your local shops are packed full of white skincare. Let's face it - most people would be stunned if the creams they'd been purchasing for years suddenly turned green, pink or yellow.
I asked myself this question earlier this year and decided to find out. I wanted to understand why shoppers are increasingly looking for natural or organic alternatives to the mainstream formulations that have filled bathroom cabinets for decades.
We all know about the more common side effects of cancer treatment but perhaps less well known are the effects on skin. The one and only mention of skincare during my treatment was a quick statement by one of the nurses when she said, 'your skin might be more sensitive than usual.' Other than that, there was no advice or further information provided.
Photo Credit: Food@1 I love coconut oil and I am crazy about coconuts! There, I said it! Recently, I've been delving a little
In a world where L'Oreal's - Because you're worth it philosophy is constantly rubbed in your face, it's humbling to discover a brand that has responsible sourcing, an environmental conscious and giving back ethos at its core.
Every woman should have an arsenal of easy, cheap, DIY beauty cheats for those days when time is short and you're looking
'Lather on the sunscreen if you want to be safe in the sun' is the word on the street and yet I beg to differ. I have rather controversial views on sun protection and really believe that we need a fresh approach.
If you follow these top beauty secrets you can get the flawless, glowing complexion of a supermodel. Here are five simple tricks to make sure your skin is ready for its close up...
If there's one thing we learned from the recent horse meat scandal, it's that we don't really know what's in the products we buy every day. We put all of our trust into the labelling provided, which can be difficult to understand, time consuming to read and - as we've discovered - might not always be 100% accurate.
As a Face Yoga Expert and a firm believer in its power to promote natural beauty and overall wellbeing, I have spent years searching for products which compliment this philosophy. I want beauty products which contain no harmful chemicals, are derived from natural sources and have great results