Category Archives: homemade

Perfect Inexpensive Gift Ideas : Lush

Not everyone can afford to go crazy with gift buying at Christmas, me included. Not to worry though, Lush have the most incredible gifts that suit everyone’s budget. Lush believe in making effective products from fresh organic* fruits and vegetables, the … Continue reading

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Reconnected and New Home Update

Finally – we have internet at home. It has only taken 5 days!! 5 days with no internet and television, really is challenging! I cannot tell you how many times I thought ‘oh, I will just google that’ and then … Continue reading

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Coconut Oil > My One True Love!

I have mentioned before in my blog, my love for Coconut oil. Since discovering it a year ago, we have had a strong relationship ever since! I thought today I would talk a little on the benefits of using it … Continue reading

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Review: Lush Aqua Marina Cleanser

I have mentioned a number of times throughout my Blog, that I love Lush products. Aside from the fact that they smell so freaking delicious, they actually do amazing things to your skin! I recently tried the Aqua Marina Cleanser. … Continue reading

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It’s not just what you put on your skin: Breakfast

I have spent a long time perfecting my skincare routine. It works. I am happy with it. But still, I notice, when I have an evening munching on chocolate, cakes and all the other goodies baddies, I have a flare … Continue reading

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Homemade Hydrating Facemask!

Hydrating face mask This is very hydrating, great for those dry skin days!! You will need: A table spoon of a soft avocado A heaped spoon of honey A table spoon of coconut oil Combine all of the ingredients in a bowl with … Continue reading

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Homemade Exfoliating Face Mask

Avocado face mask This is so simple yet super effective! You will need: Half of a soft avocado A heaped spoon of powdered oats Combine both of the ingredients in a bowl and apply onto a clean face. You ideally … Continue reading

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Storage for your Lush Soaps!

Lush is a huge weakness of mine. They don’t test on animals and actively try to stop it. They sell completely natural products. The shops smell so darn amazing and the products are wonderfully fabulous. I used to go into their … Continue reading

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Homemade Lip Scrub!

This is the simplest lip scrub that makes the biggest difference to your lips. In summer, my lips get dry. In winter, my lips get dry. For a few months in between, they are okay. I have to load them … Continue reading

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Homemade Tinted Lip Balm!

We all know that frustration of having your favourite eye shadow, blusher, bronzer or powder turn into a crumbled mess. Whether you knocked it off the counter or it happened in transit, it is completely devastating when it happens. My … Continue reading

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