Category Archives: Knowledge

The Green Beauty Guide: Your Essential Resource to Organic and Natural Skincare, Hair, Make-up and Fragrances – by Julie Gabriel   For those of you who like to get your hands dirty, then why not this little number? Packed full of DIY beauty recipes, plus all the you need to know about how to shop […]

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No More Dirty Looks – The Book Want to find out more about what exactly goes into our beauty products? This informative (and slightly scary) book dishes the dirt on our favourite products; from shampoo to mascara, body lotion to hairspray. Definitely worth a read for anyone interested in cleaning up their bathroom cabinet! £8.00 […]

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Continuing my series on natural and organic brands, the spotlight today falls on multi-award winning cosmetics, haircare and skincare company Lavera. Considering they are celebrating their 25th anniversary this year, it seems only apt. Founded by Thomas Haase, Laverana GmbH began life in 1987, after more than 10 years in research and development. Today Lavera, […]

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Organic September is the Soil Associations month long celebration of all things organic and this years theme ‘Organic. Naturally Different’ is the opportunity to raise awareness of the benefits of all things organic. The ‘Organic, Naturally Different’ message is actually aimed at encouraging consumers to swap their usual supermarket foods for organic alternatives, so when […]

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Like so many natural and organic beauty companies, INIKA was born as a result of personal health issues and, since its conception in 2006, INIKA cosmetics have gone from strength to strength and is now sold in more than 16 countries around the world. The brainchild of CEO Miranda Bond and Jenny Williams, INIKA Cosmetics […]

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If you recall I recently wrote about my decision to cancel my MAC Pro membership following the recent move by MAC and their parent company Estée Lauder, to change their stance on animal testing in order to market products in China. Over the past few weeks I have been keeping an eye on the situation, […]

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