Do you really need all those expensive anti-ageing creams? How to stay fabulously firm and glowy without breaking the bank!

I turned 40 the other day. It didn't hurt, strangely enough, but it got me thinking about all the lotions and potions I've smeared all over myself to keep the wrinkles, age spots, and saggy bits a bay when I should have been looking at my daily habits as well. I've had facials that cost … Continue reading Do you really need all those expensive anti-ageing creams? How to stay fabulously firm and glowy without breaking the bank!

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Marula Oil: What’s all the hype about?

You've probably heard about Marula oil all over the place. Beauty gurus were buying really tiny, very expensive bottles of the stuff and smearing it on like butter. We're talking ยฃ80 for 30ml of the stuff...don't get me started! The Ordinary brought out a cold pressed marula oil that is quite affordable and everyone has … Continue reading Marula Oil: What’s all the hype about?

Clay masks: What are they? Why are they so popular and how to use them? Fuller’s Earth or Multani Mitti

Disclaimer: This page uses affiliate links Fuller's Earth Clay: Also known as Multani Mitti. It is thought to have originated in Multan, Pakistan. The name means "mud from Multan". It contains the minerals magnesium, quarts, silica, iron, calcium, calcite and dolomite. It is formed when volcanic ash decomposes over time. How does it work?ย  Like … Continue reading Clay masks: What are they? Why are they so popular and how to use them? Fuller’s Earth or Multani Mitti

Clay masks: What are they? Why are they so popular and how to use them? French Green Clay

Disclaimer: This article contains affiliate links French Green Clay / Illite Clay / Sea Clay French Green Clay is a light green, very fine clay that is collected in areas of France, areas of Europe, the United States and China. Known for its detoxifying properties and skin care benefits, French clay is composed of a … Continue reading Clay masks: What are they? Why are they so popular and how to use them? French Green Clay