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Natural Skin Care

Natural skin care is the care of the skin using products which are manufactured using ingredients which occur naturally in nature such as mud, herbs, roots, essential oils and flowers. These ingredients are mixed with naturally occurring preservatives, surfactants, humectants and emulsifiers which act as carrier agents.

Razor Burn Treatment

Shaving is obviously very popular for most of the population; Men’s faces or women’s legs or a number of other places are shaved to produce smooth, soft skin but it can often lead to unattractive red, itchy razor bumps we know as Razor Burn or shaving rash. This usually occurs when the hair follicles are infected with bacteria which can cause inflammation of the skin or just the wrong technique is used and so painful red bumps appear. Preventing Razor Burn We know that red, sore, bumpy skin … [Read more...]

What are Hives?

You might be asking “What are hives?” because you have some unexplainable lumps and bumps or rashes that are, burning, itching or stinging. Does this maybe happen periodically and lasts maybe one or two days but can stay for up to six weeks? You wouldn't be alone; around 1 in 6 people suffer with hives at some point in their lives. Hives can happen due to reaction to allergens, stress, heat, insect bites, foods, or sometimes for reasons unknown. What are Hives? Hives, also known as … [Read more...]

Benefits of Argan Oil

As one of our most favorite and key ingredients, we’d like to discuss the benefits of argan oil, one of the rarest oils around. Argon Oil is relatively new to the western world but the women of Morocco have used it for years to keep youthful, healthy looking skin. Argan oil is from the kernels of the argan tree from Morocco where they are harvested by hand and then crushed or ground and pressed. When used for food they are also roasted. Argan Oil for Skin Right away we might realise that … [Read more...]

Difference Between Eczema And Psoriasis

Many people ask "What is the difference between eczema and psoriasis?"  as it’s quite difficult to tell one inflamed, itchy, patch of red skin from another. It is tricky to tell these skin conditions apart, even dermatologists sometimes have trouble due to the fact they are both types of dermatitis and have one thing in common, inflammation of the skin. Causes of Eczema and Psoriasis Eczema is believed to be hereditary, an allergic reaction or linked to environmental factors. However, the … [Read more...]

Callus Treatment

A callus is an area of flat, hard skin, often yellowing in colour. They are usually found on feet or hands and can be painful, uncomfortable or unsightly, causing stress to the sufferer; which is a good reason to need a natural callus treatment. Calluses can be very annoying but don't be tempted to cut or overly scrub the skin, this can damage the skin; causing pain, discomfort and even scarring, the best treatment is a natural skincare routine. [social_share/] What causes calluses? A … [Read more...]

Sunburn Treatment

At the moment in the UK, we are having the longest period of consecutive sunshine since 2006, nine days so far, so we should be getting used to applying our sunscreen or sun tan lotion often throughout the day. We know that sunburn is caused by over exposure to the ultraviolet (UV) rays of the sun but some are unsure of how much exposure is too much. So, if you have sunburned your skin by mistake, our natural sunburn treatment guide will help. How long does Sunburn last Mild Sunburn … [Read more...]

Cleansing Babies’ Skin

There are very few things that are more delicate than a baby’s skin. When Cleansing Babies’ Skin, parents must be extremely cautious and take extra special care so their skin can be as healthy and happy as possible. Due to the sensitive nature of their skin, babies can be vulnerable to skin conditions such as eczema so it is crucial that parents know how to correctly care for their baby’s skin to help build a barrier. Factors to consider There are certain factors to consider and certain … [Read more...]

Daily Skincare Regime

In order to maintain healthy, happy skin it is absolutely crucial you maintain a Daily Skincare Regime. Looking after your skin on a daily basis should go above and beyond simply using normal soap and water. You and your skin both deserve much more TLC than that! No matter what condition your skin is in it should be treated with great care and should be both moisturised and cleansed on a daily basis, morning and night. Key points If you are unsure how to create a basic Daily Skincare … [Read more...]

Shaving Rash on the Legs

It is unfortunately something that woman all around the world endure from time to time – a Shaving Rash on the Legs. A shaving rash is caused by an improper shaving technique. This could be anything from holding the razor at an awkward angle, not allowing the skin enough moisture before shaving or simply using harsh soaps. All these factors could irritate the skin leaving a very unsightly, uncomfortable and even sometimes painful rash. It usually appears as red bumps that are raised and could … [Read more...]

Clothes for Sensitive Skin

Eczema, psoriasis, dermatitis, acne, skin allergies. Whatever skin condition you may be suffering with, your clothing could have a huge impact on it and could actually be determining just how comfortable (or, more to the point, uncomfortable) your life is. There’s nothing that comes closer to your skin than your clothes, and because we have to wear them understanding which fabrics you should avoid and which get the green light is crucial when choosing Clothes for Sensitive Skin. Fabrics to … [Read more...]