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WITH THE ETHICAL BEAUTY EXPERT, YVETTE VAN SCHIE

Real beauty advice. With a whack of reality. From someone who actually knows what they’re talking about.

Coconut & Cinnamon Vegan Protein Porridge

Coconut & Cinnamon Vegan Protein Porridge

This is honestly the most delicious porridge you will ever eat, which is also high in vegan protein, good fats, cinnamon and antioxidants.   It is eczema friendly, gluten free, and dairy free – perfect for all of the family!   I am not a fan of protein powders in any...

How to help your detox system work at peak performance for glowing skin

How to help your detox system work at peak performance for glowing skin

Detox drinks are the buzz words associated with a variety of healthy drinks – but the truth is that detoxification is a complex daily practice that's best supported by regular healthy habits. Your liver, one of the main detoxifying organs, benefits much more from...

Looking for a good reason to eat chocolate?

Looking for a good reason to eat chocolate?

This blog post is going to make your heart sing if you are a chocaholic!   In recent years, the interest in dark chocolate and it in its original form cacao has intensified, revealing a plethora of health benefits that extend far beyond the mere joy of eating it.  ...

The invisible toxins in fragrance.

The invisible toxins in fragrance.

Everyone loves a beautiful smell – it can bring back memories from forgotten days we loved, to enhancing how we feel, how we respond to our skincare, and nothing beats the smell of fresh sheets straight off the sundrenched washing line.   Fragrances are everywhere –...

Wake Up to Radiant Skin: Your Glowing Morning Routine Unveiled!

Wake Up to Radiant Skin: Your Glowing Morning Routine Unveiled!

Your morning routine has a massive effect on your physical and mental wellbeing and of course your skin.   If you start your morning with a cup of coffee dehydrating even more your already dehydrated insides - remember you haven’t drunk water for all of the hours you...

Unlocking the amazing health and beauty benefits of pumpkin seed oil

Unlocking the amazing health and beauty benefits of pumpkin seed oil

Pumpkin seed oil – this humble seed oil which until now has been extremely difficult to find has now at long last been recognised as a miracle oil. Until its recognition – you used to have to eat huge handfuls of pumpkin seeds - and although I am a fan of pumpkin...

Sugar is more addictive than cocaine – and damages your skin more than the sun.

Sugar is more addictive than cocaine – and damages your skin more than the sun.

We all know that eating sugar doesn’t do our health or waistlines any favours, so that is nothing new. And although so many people’s diets have gone off the rails during a midnight chocolate, lollies or alcohol binge – an elevated sugar intake isn’t just the death...

Could your skincare be harming your brain?

Could your skincare be harming your brain?

We have all heard about the toxic side effects of chemical deodorants containing toxic ingredients such as aluminium – but unfortunately what no one talks about is the toxic side effects of your skincare, makeup and your perfume/cologne. These toxins are absorbed...

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