Gordon Castle Scotland Herbal Foot Balm “Treat your feet to this moisturising natural foot balm. Made in Scotland, it contains comfrey and pure essential oils of lavender and rosemary from our Speyside Walled Garden. Naturally soothe tired feet. Apply regularly at bedtime. It’s a must for every potting shed and first aid kit. But you don’t have to take our word for it. John, our head gardener, uses pots and pots!” Buying a foot balm wasn’t something I had thought about until I had the opportunity to try one. Taking… View Post

CAUDALIE CLEANSING MILK “This velvety milk cleanses and removes make-up from the face and eyes in one step. Enriched with nourishing and soothing agents, it leaves the skin clean, soft and comfortable. Delicately formulated with sweet almond oil, grape seed oil, extracts of sunflower and oats.” To clarify, this cleansing milk doesn’t contain any real milk. The name is due to the texture and formula of this creamy cleanser. Milk cleansers are my go-to these days as they apply like a thin moisturising lotion, and remove dirt, make-up and impurities… View Post

INTRODUCING FEMNA “Functional Herbal Products & Oils for Women” “We created Femna to give women a single place to find quality natural products, designed for each stage of a woman’s life.” Maxie & Emily I was so excited when the lovely Emily from Femna got in touch with me to try a product from the brand. I have been looking for natural menstrual pain relief/pain prevention for a while now. I hadn’t heard about the brand Femna previously, but I am so happy to know about it now. The brand… View Post

I for one am happy to see 2017 roll to a close. This year I went through some high highs and some seriously low lows. I learnt more about myself this year than I have in the last few, and I’ve felt emotions this year that I never want to feel again. I don’t think I’m the only one that feels this way about 2017. The energy whirled in the zone of negativity, but it showed me how strong I am as I come out the other side. I will… View Post

KINGFISHER CHARCOAL TOOTHPASTE “There’s no room in our toothpaste for artificial flavourings, colourings, preservatives or whiteners. Instead, we use delicious natural ingredients like real fennel, lemons, aloe vera and tea tree.” “A refreshing minty fluoride-free toothpaste with activated charcoal to naturally whiten. Contains no artificial sweeteners, flavourings, colourings or preservatives, that is gluten free and GM Free. Suitable for vegetarians and vegans.” I have tried Kingfisher toothpaste in the past and really liked the results, you can read my previous thoughts on the product here. But I chose to pick… View Post

REVIEWING NATURAL SUN CREAM Sun protection is spoken about a lot within the beauty space, and this is due to the damage that the sun can do. However, some of the harsh chemicals within conventional SPF products can do damage too. Natural sun cream is something that I really wanted to try. I haven’t always been vigilant with this step as I hadn’t thought too much about it as a teenager. Also, my skin is very acne prone, and the thought of using sun cream just brought back all the… View Post

I HAVE FAITH IN NATURE TOO “This fragrant hand wash contains active Organic Aloe Vera and Tea Tree know for its cleansing and antibacterial qualities. Bursting with aromas to energise your day. Made with Organic Aloe Vera which contains many enzymes, amino acids and polysaccharides.” When I moved back to university for my third year I was so excited to have my own bathroom again, and kit it out with all natural wash and cleaning products. That’s why I have a hand wash review here for you today. Transitioning beauty… View Post