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July 29, 2018

I have been making up a version of this for the past 3 years, and I use it as an "everything moisturiser", legs, arms, face, the lot.

Apologies for not putting it up earlier.

Every time someone asks "what do you use as a moisturiser?" or "can you tell me what you use?" I...

July 26, 2018

I clean my face with oil.

Does it sound weird?

I have a super sensitive face and I have discovered after trying a few solid face soaps that, it cant deal with it. 

Skin sebum likes to be at 5.5 and for the most part you can put stuff on it that is higher or lower in...

April 30, 2017

I made some DIY dry shampoo!
Which totally worked!

The only thing I would suggest is to NOT... I repeat... DO NOT put it in an empty garlic shaker... my hair might not be greasy anymore but it sure smells like garlic!  Hahaha

1 teaspoon Bentonite clay - I...

April 27, 2017

I actually sold this at one point on my Ecomonkey website. It was a mix that I made up when we were dealing with my oldest child's eczema. Just a couple of spoonfuls in the bath every second night and she was clean.

It contains Himalayan bath salts to cleanse, vita...

March 15, 2017

During our lengthy battle with Scarlett's eczema we tried so many creams, doctors were next to useless and I had googled "eczema cure" about 2,456 times.

Some advice was weird, others made sense, but almost always it was advice about what you should but in the bath and...

March 1, 2017

Easy adult and kid friendly lip balm made with beetroot and items from the supermarket.

The blog I wrote a while back titled "Cochineal, E120, carmine... "The little red food colouring bug and allergies"  was written after my daughter had a reaction to my lip gloss when...

February 19, 2017

I really wanted to title this post "The awesome, random shit that I put in the bath!" but I thought maybe that wouldn't do as well on the old Google search engine hahaha.

Now who doesn't like a nice hot soak in the bath? In all honestly my bath usually involves one of t...