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Why you can’t you use Essential oil in the water

If only I had a fiver for every time I’ve been asked “Can I use Essential oil in the water” No.You can’t. And if you are reluctant to spend more hard-earned moolah on a bath oil, then I’ll ask one in return. . . Have you ever made salad dressing?

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The Daddy of Handwashing

Okay, you’ve seen the loo roll wars, and now know what panic looks like, but imagine going into hospital and knowing that you had roughly a 13% chance of surviving if you turned left, not right? That puts the loo roll wars into perspective doesn’t it? But that is precisely

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Five a Day?

Did you know that the ‘Five a Day’ rule was a random easy number? Yup. It was a decision made in the winter of 2002/3 to try to encourage people to eat more fruit and vegetables. Why five though? Isn’t that a little on the low side, considering that people

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A simple way to get great skin

Sometimes the old ways are the best. Many moons ago, my mother told me to use a warm cloth before cleansing and a cool one afterwards.  The first was to increase the circulation and open the pores, the second one to close the pores.  But seriously, what would my mother

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Why are there added essential oils in the Dr Hauschka products

Recently I’ve been getting quite a few questions about ingredients, especially when they sound “chemical”. So here is the answer to one… “Why are there added essential oils in the Dr Hauschka products? I thought they used whole plant ingredients?” Fair point, and you’re right in that assumption – they

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