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Sweet Vanilla Dry Oil

  Body Oil For irresistibly soft skin. Mist a light veil of oil directly on your body and allow the powerful antioxidants and seductive scent to caress you. Massage Oil Relax with a massage and let the soft aroma of …

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Sun Care

Mineral vs Chemical  The debate between chemical sunscreens and mineral organic sunscreens is an important one. Physical sunscreens use physical filters such as Zinc Oxide and Titanium Dioxide whilst chemical sunscreens use chemical UV filters. The issue with chemical sunscreens is …

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Vitamin D – ‘The sunshine supplement’

Despite its name, Vitamin D is strictly a hormone not a vitamin. Its synthesised by the skin on exposure to sunlight and unlike other vitamins such as C or Niacin we don’t rely on our diet for it. Our main …

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Is your Sun Screen a Poison?

For thousands of years we have protected our skin from the sun using hats, umbrellas and natural pigments from the earth  such as clay, mud and coloured pigments. Suncreens as we know it are only 100 years old and began …

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Summer Beauty Essentials

The most beautiful coast was the inspiration for our summer must have fragrance – Citron. Not only famous for their breathtaking views, the Amalfi Coast and Capri are also filled with the most incredible lemons and fragrant flowers. Citron is a fresh and uplifting fragrance which moves to a…

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Sun Creams , Breast Cancer and Children

With the launch of our recent organic high SPF 30 & 50 sun creams my attention was drawn to a study in Denmark commissioned by the EU. The study discussed the exposure of two year olds to chemical substances in …

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