DIY Festive Spice Body Scrub

I love a bit of DIY when it comes to skincare and scrubs are my absolute favourite! I like to use rice flour mixed with honey on my face, while the coarse texture of coffee is great for exfoliating everywhere else. I’ve made coffee scrubs and salt scrubs before with lemon, peppermint and juniper essential... Continue Reading →

Herb Farmacy Open Day

This week I had the pleasure of visiting the 5-acre Herb Farmacy farm, neatly tucked away along curly country lanes in the Herefordshire hills. After spending a few days in the area: nearly getting blown off the summit of Hay’s Bluff (while Roo tried to sneak off to investigate the sheep), and eating Shepherd’s ice... Continue Reading →

May’s Cruelty-Free Beauty Box

The Cruelty Free Beauty Box launched this month and I arrived home from work last weekend to find a shimmery golden pink bunny waiting for me…. Values With all the beauty boxes currently available in the UK, what initially drew me to this box was the ‘no companies owned by parent companies who test on... Continue Reading →

Fresh Start Challenge Part 2

One of my aims for 2017 is to make my own skincare products 💆 I’ve seen various recipes for masks/scrubs floating about Pinterest and Instagram and I thought this could be an interesting project for the summer, when my 3rd year Pharmacy exams are complete 💊 A great opportunity to become a ‘Beauty and the... Continue Reading →

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