House of Herbology: Apple Cider Vinegar (ACV) Hair Rinse

Apple Cider Vinegar (ACV) is an all round staple when it comes to health and wellbeing and creating home remedies. ACV, with its amino acids and antioxidants, is beneficial to health and has been found to aid digestion, lower blood sugar, reduce cholesterol and assist with weight loss when ingested. ACV is also a great tonic when applied externally to hair. Applied as a hair wash, … Continue reading House of Herbology: Apple Cider Vinegar (ACV) Hair Rinse

Cheekbone Beauty: Indigenous-owned brand giving 10% of its profits to help educate indigenous youth in Canada

Cheekbone Beauty is an Indigenous-owned beauty company that gives 10% of its profits to help educate Indigenous youth in Canada. Known for creating high quality, cruelty-free beauty products including liquid lipsticks and complexion products, the brand aims to provide a space within the mainstream beauty industry where indigenous youth are represented and seen. Some of Cheekbone Beauty’s best-selling products are from its Warrior Women range. … Continue reading Cheekbone Beauty: Indigenous-owned brand giving 10% of its profits to help educate indigenous youth in Canada

House of Herbology: Homemade Whipped Cocoa Butter Body Butter

Cocoa Butter is an excellent skin healer which can hydrate and nourish skin as well as improve skin elasticity. Cocoa Butter is a rich natural fat derived from the cacao beans contained inside the pods of the Cocoa/Cacao Tree. The fat in Cocoa Butter forms a protective barrier over skin to hold in moisture. Cocoa butter is also rich in natural plant compounds called phytochemicals. … Continue reading House of Herbology: Homemade Whipped Cocoa Butter Body Butter

House of Herbology: Warm Oil Treatment for Hair

Hair needs an extra boost of TLC during the winter months as the cold wind outdoors and central heating indoors can deplete your hair and scalp’s natural moisture levels. To give your hair a tonic, make your own warm oil treatment at home. The below video uses three different base oils including olive oil, jojoba oil and coconut oil, but of course you can adapt … Continue reading House of Herbology: Warm Oil Treatment for Hair

House of Herbology: Make Your Own Perfume

Perfume is a scent-sory experience that carries the magickal energy of nature – everything from woods, florals to fruits – on your person as you go about your day. A good perfume tells a story and takes you on a journey, which changes everytime you wear it. Wearing perfume can be uplifting, invigorating and enlivening, and it can also be sensual too. If you like … Continue reading House of Herbology: Make Your Own Perfume

Vegan & Cruelty-Free Nail Care Routine 💅 — ecogreenlove

Healthy, strong, protected and beautiful nails are something most ladies strive for. Until recent years, we didn’t have much choice regarding the cosmetic and nail care products we use, but that has changed completely nowadays. We’re not condemned to using products that are tested on animals and that are made from animals as many companies have switched to vegan and cruelty-free practices. via Vegan & Cruelty-Free … Continue reading Vegan & Cruelty-Free Nail Care Routine 💅 — ecogreenlove

Beauty Products: How to make sustainable choices

People have become more conscious in recent years of where their food and clothes come from. As consumers start to ask more questions, the beauty industry is now starting to come under scrutiny. From packaging to chemicals, there are many factors to consider when making natural and sustainable choices as far as beauty products are concerned. In the video below, Hubbub explore some of those … Continue reading Beauty Products: How to make sustainable choices

Rose Water: Skincare Benefits

Rose water is a natural skincare product that has benefits for all skin types, given its antibacterial, antimicrobial, and anti-inflammatory properties. Used for centuries as a natural and effective skincare product, rose water is beneficial for healing and soothing skin. It contains antioxidants which naturally maintains the skin’s pH balance, tightens pores, helps to strengthen skin cells and regenerate skin tissues. The aroma of roses … Continue reading Rose Water: Skincare Benefits

DIY Reusable Facial Wipes/Makeup Remover Pads

Making your own cotton facial wipes is a great way to minimise waste in your beauty ritual. What’s more you can create your own reusable facial wipes/makeup remover pads using some basic sewing skills, without the use of a sewing machine. The below video shows you how you can make your own face wipes using items you most likely already have at home – an … Continue reading DIY Reusable Facial Wipes/Makeup Remover Pads

@grombre: An Instagram community celebrating women of all ages embracing their grey hair

More and more women worldwide, of all ages, are ditching the hair dye in favour of natural locks and yes, that does mean a healthy dose of grey/silver/white hair. In the past, going grey was not an easy transition for women due to outdated beliefs, pre-conceived notions and perceptions about going grey. Going grey is not a “sign of aging” as it affects young people … Continue reading @grombre: An Instagram community celebrating women of all ages embracing their grey hair