Natural Oil Cleanser With Hemp

Having healthy beautiful skin doesn’t necessarily mean you need to spend hours each week primping and preening. A simple routine using a plant-based oil cleanser, a gentle toner, and a good quality, toxin free, natural face cream such as Green Goddess Hemp & Rosehip is all you need on a daily basis. Cleansing with a cleanser that doesn’t strip the skin of natural oils is vital. If you haven’t tried an oil cleanser perhaps now is the time; once you change over …

 

 

Aromatherapy For Beginners

This week’s guest blogger is Soulistic aromatherapist Stacey who provides our beautiful essential oil scented soy candles and pulse points. If you’re heading north of Auckland and would like some hands-on advice or to try some of her gorgeous products pop into her shop at 2 Bruce MacGregor Lane, just along from the Puhoi Cottage Tea Room and before you get to Puhoi Valley Cheese Company. Although the term ‘Aromatherapy’ has only really been used …

 

 

How To Clean Your Granite Bench Top

  Granite countertops showcase some of the most beautiful stone that nature creates. If you want to keep that gorgeous granite looking great, you’ll need to clean it every now and then. However, what you use on your granite can make a huge difference to how long it keeps its lustre. Despite what you might think, you can’t just use any old cleaner on your granite countertops. Here’s how to clean your granite countertops safely …

 

 

DIY Bathroom Spray Cleaner

There are particular blends of essential oils that are very effective in killing off bacteria. This germ busting trio have been shown to fight bacterial infections like candida and E.coli and to combat staph infections.  Bathrooms can harbor potentially dangerous strains of bacteria that are difficult to kill – even if you do use toxic chemicals – as over time they are becoming more resistant. Cinnamon Leaf, Clove Bud and Tea Tree Essential Oils when …

 

 

5 Simple Ways To Feel Better After A Hard Week

This week we have a new guest blogger; Johanna Cider is a New Zealand-based writer who practices simple daily habits like journaling to keep a positive outlook on life. On weekends, she enjoys doing volunteer work and surrounding herself with beautiful nature to escape the noisy chaos of city living.  Find more of Johanna’s work here. With work, study, relationships, and seemingly millions of other things to juggle, we modern human beings are bound to …