Essential oils are everywhere! You find them in skincare more and more and almost everybody has tried them for aromatherapy or massage. Many people have a little bottle of lavender oil to help them sleep or eucalyptus for a stuffy nose. I use enough tea tree oil to disinfect half the planet! There are hundreds … Continue reading How to select, store and use essential oils
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
Yes I know, it's so old fashioned! Stand up straight, shoulders back, sit up straight, DON'T SLOUCH! My mum said all that about four million times a day and I tried to ignore it as much as possible. Here's the thing, have you ever had inexplicable headaches or back pain or a stiff neck? It … Continue reading Why it’s important to have good posture!
Being a healthy weight isn't about starving or restricting. It's about finding a balance and being happy in your skin. These tips are for women like me who hate fad diets and stupid restrictions that make you miserable and don't last anyway. I have a little extra to get rid of and I don't want … Continue reading 55 Easy Tips for maintaining a healthy weight if you are a lazy girl like me!
Have you been fitted for a bra in the last 2 years? Do yours fit properly or are you limping along with what you've got? Are you afraid to run for the train in case the girls pop out of the cups or do you sigh with relief every time you take your bra off because the stupid … Continue reading How to check whether your bra is the right size for you!
Now, we all have a lingerie drawer or basket or shelf but have you really made a pretty space for your underwear? Is it all just piled in there or is it all neatly folded in little rows so you can see what you have? Do you wear sets or do you just grab whatever because you're … Continue reading 10 Tips On How to store your underwear so they stay looking as gorgeous as the day you bought them!
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 £80 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?