Beauty uses for your leftover herbs from the supermarket

Supermarkets usually carry a basic range of fresh herbs in the vegetable aisle. The common ones are parsley, coriander, sage, thyme, rosemary, basil and mint. Most of the time you won't need the whole packet for your recipe and inevitably the leftovers will go slimy in the bottom of the fridge somewhere.  All those bright green … Continue reading Beauty uses for your leftover herbs from the supermarket

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Skin fasting: How to give your skin the night off

You've all heard of fasting for your health or for weight loss but what about fasting for your skin? People do fasts to help their bodies expel toxins and rest their digestive system. What if you could do something similar for your skin? I first came across skin fasting when I did some research on … Continue reading Skin fasting: How to give your skin the night off

Have you inspected your face lately? Part One: How to check in with your skin

When was the last time you took a good look at your skin without any product on it? In all its natural glory, in natural light? The horror! Have you touched it? Squeezed it? Poked it with a finger? A clean finger mind! Well, that took a weird turn... How are you supposed to know … Continue reading Have you inspected your face lately? Part One: How to check in with your skin

Japanese Beauty Secrets – 6 traditional japanese beauty treatments that you can try at home

Japanese women are known for their gorgeous skin and hair. We all think of Geisha with their painted faces and beautiful kimono but the average Japanese woman has her own rituals and secrets for beautiful skin passed down from her mother and grandmother. K-beauty has been a thing for a while now but the latest … Continue reading Japanese Beauty Secrets – 6 traditional japanese beauty treatments that you can try at home