Beard Oil my way: Minty face

I finally caved under the pressure, also I had technically promised. So last weekend I commenced operation beard oil. Now, not having a beard myself it does make it trickier to decide what should go into it. I wont be the one subjected to having the hopefully nice, but potentially not, aroma wafting around under my nose day and night. Likewise, not having the issue of face fuzz I also do no understand the requirements it would seem! Continue reading

Talking about: Coconut Oil

Coco for coconuts

Every where you look someone is proclaiming their love for the hairy little monster. Having used it as a moisturiser and all round beautifier for a couple of years I find it amazing how popular it has become all of a sudden. Having said that, I could not have prepared myself for the list of uses that various coconutty advocates proclaim it is perfect for! Continue reading

Back to basics

So I decided to try something new. As part of the “get healthy(er)(ish)(a bit) in 2016 I thought I might as well look at what I smoother on my skin as well as what I eat and what I (attempt) to do (2,071 and counting today on the steps). Therefore my bathroom cupboards and bedside table felt the consequence of this decision. Gone are the highly chemical toners and cleansers and zit zappers and moisturizers and harsh exfoliators and mattifiers and, and, and. I decided to start again, banished are the half empty bottles of super strength this and rejuvenating that. For the next few months I am going to get to grips with making my own; Continue reading