Did you know that different parts of our bodies, different conditions and different emotional states respond better to different colours? And when our bodies are out of balance we naturally seek the colour that our bodies crave? Dr Bronner’s Magic Soaps are the perfect way to provide your body with COLOUR THERAPY, enabling your physical state to return to a state of calm and wellbeing.
One of the world’s largest green beauty brands and truly committed to all things natural, organic, eco-friendly, sustainable and fair trade, Weleda has been voted the WINNER of the ‘Best Ethical Range’ award in the latest Natural Health magazine Beauty Awards 2012, beating runners up Trilogy, Ila and Fushi.
There has been a lot in the news lately about poor oral/gum health putting us at risk of poor general health and various links to serious disease. Less than 1/3 of us in the UK currently use a mouthwash; nationally there is room for improvement and using a mouthwash is a simple step anyone can take to improve matters. Weleda’s new all-natural Ratanhia Mouthwash(rrp £6.95 50ml) refreshes mouth and breath with pure plant extracts that soothe and firm your gums while freshening your breath. This unique concentrate is made with extracts of ratanhia and myrrh, which are known for their toning, astringent and soothing properties.
Written by Juliette Scarfe with contributions by Irene Arango What are the Causes of Dark Circles under the Eyes? Dark circles are often associated with lack of sleep and fatigue, often they tell a different underlying story. If the cause is physical exhaustion, then consider supplementing with Ginseng in the morning and meditate before bed to quiet the mind and ensure a restorative night's sleep. Between the hours of 12am and 4am our body enters the most intensive process of repair and regeneration, think of it as beauty sleep and make it a nightly staple in your routine.
How often do we think about how much, and how well, we breathe? I always knew that I breathed very shallowly and it affected my health and energy. I only just realised a few weeks ago, after the birth of my baby daughter Lola, that it was also affecting my looks. Breathing deeply and often is simply the best beauty tip! Read on!
We at Essential Care are pioneers in organic and Fairtrade cosmetics. This year's Fairtrade Fortnight is fast approaching and we've chosen to commemorate the occasion by launching our first Fairtrade certified lip liner.
2012 welcomes new hype surrounding face oils. Often misunderstood, face oils are effective anti-ageing skincare tools. They are great for hydrating the skin too and even if you tend to have an oily complexion, despite popular belief, you often have dehydrated skin underneath.
By Dina ElBoghdady, A recent federal analysis showing that 400 shades of popular lipstick contained trace amounts of lead has exacerbated an ongoing dispute between regulators and consumer activists over how much lead is safe in cosmetics.
I would love to share with you a beauty secret that has been practiced in Eastern Europe and Russia for millennia. It is known as dry brushing lymphatic massage “Dry Brushing” and it does beautiful things to your skin and your body.
Organic, Paraben free, No Silicones, No Fillers People Have Been Astounded and Delighted By the Results On a Wide Range of Skin Conditions Such As... Acne, Rosacea, Fine Lines, Wrinkles, Scars, Blemishes, Stretch Marks, Eczema and Psoriasis
When it comes to the skin, of all the rich creams and potions, easily one of the most effective ways to keep skin supple, young looking and in perfect condition is to use an oil. Lightweight oils have an affinity with the skin – using pure unadulterated and vitamin rich oils – means all of their goodness is more readily available to improve the metabolic function of the skin. Literally feeding your face.
As the cold winter weather takes its toll on our complexions the new Rainforest Renewal Facial at Blythswood Square will give an instant boost to lift, tighten and brighten skin.