Why I shaved my hair: a journey of self-discovery

Anyone who knows me knows how much I like to change my hair, but I never thought I would ever want to take the decision to shave it all off.     However a few months ago I started to receive some ‘signs’ (spooky) and the more I thought about it the more sense it made to…

3 kitchen ingredients to make more than 14 amazing beauty products

More and more of us are choosing to switch to more natural beauty products. There is a growing market for organic, simple products with extracts of nature in them. To find out why read A brief exposure of the beauty industry. A few years ago I received an amazing birthday present. It was a recipe…

A brief exposure of the beauty industry

Some facts Magazine models have a detrimental effect on women’s self esteem and body image (2)  leading us to believe that work on our beauty is a work in progress, never complete. These insecurities lead to British women spending £300 billion a year on cosmetics and over a lifetime spending £40,000 on their hair and £100,000…

The shampoo secret

My hair experiment: How to get stronger, healthier, thicker hair: breaking the shampoo cycle- no poo washing   I have not washed my hair since July 2015. Here’s why:   The truth about shampoo Shampoo contains many chemicals: Sodium Lauryl Sulfate (SLS), Sodium Laureth Sulfate (SLES) Parabens, Polyethylene Glycol to name a few.   A…