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Proven Ways to be Happier

Recent times have seen a dramatic surge in the number of studies based on ‘positive psychology’ and the science of happiness. As a result, science has guided us to specific ways of thinking and acting that can strongly influence our sense of wellbeing and overall happiness. Science suggests that there are a number of ways […]

15 Natural Beauty Recipes

Zesty Lemon Honey Gommagé Benefits: This exfoliating and antibacterial cream will leave skin clean, polished, soft and smooth. Recipe: Makes 4 Treatments Ingredients: 4 tbsp. bentonite or kaolin clay 3 tbsp. mineral water 1 tbsp. honey ¼ tsp. powdered lemon balm herb (available in most health stores)

15 Must-Try Recipes Using Essential Oils

Every person wants to look and feel good, irrespective of lifestyle or age. The burgeoning demand for beauty products has seen research into the industry skyrocket and each day there is a new breakthrough find that claims to transform your skin like never before. Throughout the years of research, one thing has remained prevalent – […]

How to Maximise the Shelf Life of Your Essential Oils

While many people buy and use essential oils regularly, a lot of people don’t know how important it is that they are stored correctly. Due to the intensive process involved in extracting plant essences, essential oils can be expensive, so you’ll want to extend their shelf life as long as possible. That means you must […]

How to Make Soy Candles at Home

Making candles is a fun and fairly easy craft activity that’s perfect for a rainy afternoon. We’re going to show you in detail how to go about making your very own soy wax candles, which burn cleaner and are easier to make than those made with paraffin wax. Shopping list Before you begin, you’ll need […]

Benzoin Essential Oil: Origins and Uses

Benzoin essential oil comes from the Styrax tree, which is native to the areas of Java and Sumatra in Indonesia, as well as Thailand. The origin of the tree determines the form of benzoin that is extracted. For example, Styrax benzoin is commonly known as benzoin Sumatra due to its Indonesian origin and Styrax tonkinensis […]

The Natural Products You Might Not Know Make Excellent Cleaners

A common complaint about homemade, all natural cleaning products is that scents are limited and sometimes a little…well, blah. Powerful conventional cleaning products make your home feel clean, essentially because it smells clean. But remember, the source behind the strong clean smell is a whole host of dangerous and toxic chemicals that we’ve been trained […]

22 Things You Should Know About Essential Oils

While the use of essential oils may be in the spotlight at the moment, it is certainly not a new concept. Essential oils have been in use since as far back as 3500 BC, when the Egyptians made the connection to religion, cosmetics and medicinal purposes. An essential oil is liquid distilled by steam or […]

17 Practical Uses For Lavender Oil Around The Home

Lavender, or Lavandula augustifolia, is a flowering plant from the mint family which is so famous across the world, it has even coined its own colour. As well as conjuring up images of the French countryside, its soothing fragrance may bring back pleasant memories of your grandmother’s cupboards. And since lavender is like the swiss […]

Get Crafty: Make Your Own Soap

Soap-making is an addictive, crafty way to pass an afternoon, but it’s also something that’s becoming increasingly important for people who want to know what is going into their skin care products. And what better way to monitor that than to make soap at home! While this used to be a commonplace activity, after 1916 […]