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Why You Need Cedarwood Oil

Why You Need Cedarwood Oil

This week Evolve are telling us all about the importance of Cedarwood oil and why they use it in their range. The use of Cedarwood oil, or Cedar oil, dates back centuries, all the way to Ancient Egypt. It is an essential oil derived from many types of conifers, normally […]

Meet the Maker: Briogeo

Meet the Maker: Briogeo

The Naturisimo team have been swooning over Briogeo‘s clean, potent haircare since it first arrived in the office, so naturally we wanted to meet founder Nancy Twine to learn more about the brand, the ingredients she uses and what inspired her to create her brand. What is the story behind Briogeo? […]

Understanding Sensitive Skin

Understanding Sensitive Skin

The folks at Elemental Herbology know their stuff, so when we wanted to find out more about sensitive skin and how to treat it, we knew who to call. Nowadays, we are more and more aware of the need to know exactly what is inside that beauty product we love […]

Anti-Pollution Skincare

Anti-Pollution Skincare

We asked Oskia Founder Georgie Cleeve to talk us through one of the biggest buzzwords in beauty, “Anti-Pollution” and find out more about Oskia’s new free radical fighting range. This range has been a very long time coming for me so I am pleased to be finally able to share it […]

Meet the Maker: Rose-Marie Swift of RMS

Meet the Maker: Rose-Marie Swift of RMS

RMS stands for Rose-Marie Swift, who having worked as a celebrity make-up artist on the New York fashion scene for over 20 years, decided to formulate the ultimate colour cosmetic line for the health savvy and fashion conscious woman. We caught up with Rose-Marie to find out why she started […]

The Importance of Antioxidants

The Importance of Antioxidants

We’ve all heard of free radicals and antioxidants but their importance is now becoming more and more obvious as numerous studies show just how essential they are. From the very beginning of The Organic Pharmacy, Margo Marrone’s aim was to pack as many plant-based antioxidants into their skin care as […]

Everyday Aromatherapy with Therapie Roques ONeil

Everyday Aromatherapy with Therapie Roques ONeil

When we wanted to find out how we could incorporate aromatherapy into our everyday lives, it was only natural that we sat down with Michelle Roques ONeil, founder of Therapie, to find out more. Modern life’s hectic, demanding schedules can create stress. The fallout from our extended lifestyles is why Therapie […]

Meet the Maker: Votary

Meet the Maker: Votary

Votary has built a cult following since its launch, thanks to its effective formulas that are made in small batches, in the UK, using natural traceable ingredients and British-made, fresh cold-pressed oils. We caught up with founder Arabella Preston to find out what inspired her to start her brand and […]

Why Eucalyptus is a Cleansing Essential

Why Eucalyptus is a Cleansing Essential

The team at Aurelia Probiotic Skincare are here to tell us why we should be using a Eucalyptus-based cleanser as part of our daily routine. For centuries eucalyptus oil has been used in many guises and forms to aid with a wide variety of skincare and health concerns. Eucalyptus is […]

Is Your Skin Dry or Dehydrated?

Is Your Skin Dry or Dehydrated?

Do you know the difference? No? We didn’t either. That’s why we enlisted the help of skincare experts Oskia to help us find out which is which and how to fix it. One of the trickiest things when it comes to skincare is really knowing your skin type and therefore which […]

Get the Look: The Statement Lip

Get the Look: The Statement Lip

The colder months are the perfect time to make a statement with a bold lip colour. The makeup artists at Lily Lolo have given us a step-by-step guide to get the look. Eyes Apply Vanilla Shimmer Mineral Eye Shadow over the base of the eye and to add depth use […]

Discover Tata Harper’s Beauty Complex

Discover Tata Harper’s Beauty Complex

The team at Tata Harper tell us why Alfalfa is vital to their Estate Grown Beauty Complex At the Tata Harper estate in Vermont, we have a large botanic garden where we grow our powerful herbs and botanicals for the skin. Five of the herbs, including Alfalfa, make up The Estate […]

Why Your Hair Needs Quinoa

Why Your Hair Needs Quinoa

We caught up with the hair experts at Rahua to find out why Quinoa is an essential ingredient in hair care. What is Quinoa? Quinoa (keen-wa) is an ancient gluten-free grain native to the highlands of Peru and Bolivia. It has been a staple of the Andean diet for centuries but […]

How to Use Your Spa Kit

How to Use Your Spa Kit

Much of my time is working with UK and global spas developing treatments and trying to make the most amazing spa journeys for guests. I then train the therapists to do the treatments and continually improve their techniques. I grew up in the professional hair and beauty industry, owned beauty […]

How To Cleanse with Foreo

How To Cleanse with Foreo

With so many fans of the LUNA 2 asking for a travel size version, the folks at Foreo decided it was time to listen! The Foreo LUNA was created out of the need to disrupt the facial cleansing market and address a number of flaws, including the abrasive and unhygienic nylon […]

Meet the Maker: Votch

Meet the Maker: Votch

 What inspired you to create a range of cruelty free watches? A few years ago I suffered with a condition called Topical Steroid Withdrawal, it was a condition that saw my skin literally fall off my entire body for over a year. While I was bed ridden I spent a […]

Black Cumin: The Miracle Oil You’ve Never Heard Of

Black Cumin: The Miracle Oil You’ve Never Heard Of

When we first heard about Black Cumin seed oil, we couldn’t believe we’d never heard of its amazing benefits and uses before. We caught up with the experts at Fushi to find out more about where it comes from and its endless benefits. Black Cumin seed oil is known by many […]

Long Live Seaweed

Long Live Seaweed

We caught up with Chris James of Chris James Mind Body to learn all about the health benefits of seaweed and why iodine is much more important for our health than we thought. Slimy, slippery seaweed has been heralded as the new, must-have superfood. Seaweed refers to several species of macroscopic, multicellular, marine algae. […]

10 Mood-Enhancing Oils

10 Mood-Enhancing Oils

Aromatherapy is the art and science of utilising natural aromatic plant essences to balance, harmonise and promote the health of body, mind and spirit. It is in itself a holistic approach to green beauty, often encouraging the use of other complementary natural ingredients and botanicals. The ethos of Bodhi & […]

How To Find The Right Scrub For Your Body

How To Find The Right Scrub For Your Body

With summer on the way, it’s time to refresh your skin and remove the skin cells of winter, and choosing the right scrub for your body should take as much thought as deciding what you put on your face. A scrub is essential in maintaining smooth, healthy skin and boosting […]