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Healing with Himalayan Salt by Mary Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin Health Himalayan Salt is the purest salt available, containing 84 of the possible 92 trace minerals contained in our own bodies.It is hand-mined (no dynamite used) in the foothills o ... Read on »
Brighten up your January by Mary Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin Health Akamutiskincare, another of my long standing favourites, have come up with a new product this month, Sweet Orange Facial Scrub [£7.00 for 60 ml]. It is a nourishing blend ... Read on »
Frugal in the New Year by Mary Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin Health Like many, I'm finding the necessity to be even more frugal as the new year begins. This is no reason not to go organic though, and while I've had to refrain from buying som ... Read on »
ISHTAR Liquid Mineral Makeup by Mary Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin Health At my age (ahem..39) a liquid foundation makeup seems far too heavy and line magnifying, which is why I've wholly embraced tinted moisturiser as a wonderful substitute. Mine ... Read on »
My Top Ten of 2008 by Mary Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin Health Hello everyone, and happy holidays! I know I have been lost in oblivion for a few months and I do apologise. Life sometimes gets in the way, especially creatively when you a ... Read on »
Bring out the warming oils.. by Mary Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin Health As we set the clocks back one hour today (in Britain) I'm reminded that winter is well and truly around the corner and have already seen some changes in my skin and hair. I ... Read on »
Good Kaarma.. by Mary Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin Health As a firm believer in karma, I could not let this clever little company pass me by. Good Kaarma is an organic soap company based in Kaarma, Estonia. Thier products are sold al ... Read on »
Green & Clean (and Organic!) by Mary Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin Health As we become more aware of the toxicity of many of the standard ingredients in most supermarket/big name skincare products, the option to choose natural and organic produc ... Read on »
Rolling into the holidays by Mary Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin Health I know its not December yet, but its close enough and the holiday shopping season is upon us. There are plenty of organic choices for gift giving and carrying on with Akam ... Read on »
African Black Soap ~ Akamuti by Mary Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin Health Looks and feels like melted chocolate, yum! Liquid African black soap from Akamuti is traditionally handcrafted, and comes fair trade from Women's co operatives in Togo, W ... Read on »
A is for Akamuti Organic by Mary Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin Health We are very quickly becoming spoilt for choice in the organic skincare market, as new product lines are appearing just about every day, and from everybody, including fashi ... Read on »
Good Green (& Organic) Gift Guide by Mary Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin Health Despite the plethora of bath and body gift sets that line the store shelves during the holiday season, few if any will be organic. Unless of course you are shopping at a b ... Read on »
Scrub up for the holidays by Mary Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin Health It's so easy to scrub up well for the holidays with organic skin care products like these. Its all about exfoliation, removing surface dead skin cells which reveals soft ... Read on »
Palm Oil or Not? by Mary Patient Expert 1 Comment Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin Health Recently I've come across quite a few product lines either claiming to be 'palm-oil' free, or using it as a 'miracle' ingredient, or using 'sustainable' palm-oil. So what' ... Read on »
Pangea Organics by Mary Patient Expert 1 Comment Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin Health If you're living in North America, you are no doubt familiar with Pangea Organics (based in Colorado), which claims to be the fastest growing skincare line in the wo ... Read on »
So new, Sophyto by Mary Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin Health Sophytoorganic skincare is another new brand launching in the UK in 2008 that is the first professional line to achieve the UK soil association certification. The diff ... Read on »
Soapy stuffers.. by Mary Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin Health Today the last of my stocking stuffers arrived in the form of these beautifully packaged soap samples fromEssentially Natural Soapsin Bury Lancashire. They have an offe ... Read on »
Inky Love & Daisy Diva by Mary Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin Health Inky Loves Natureis a handmade skincare line based in the states, founded by UK native Leesah Sophia B and is the first 100% vegan organic line designed with women of colo ... Read on »
Cornish Delights by Mary Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin Health Amidst the picturesque and often windswept countryside of Cornwall, something equally beautiful is being produced by two leading organic skincare companies, Trevarno O ... Read on »
Friends of the Earth Organic! by Mary Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin Health The environmental campaign group, Friends of the Earthhttp://www.foe.co.uk/living/latest/lavera_comp.htmlhas a fab competition going on right now, enter to win a Lavera Or ... Read on »