• Homeworking and increased screen time could seriously damage your skin
    64% of people are unaware of the impact of blue light on the health of their skin, reveals Unilever, whose scientists say five days in front of a laptop equates to 25 minutes in midday […]
  • 5 of the best restorative handcreams for uplifting the senses this Summer
    We have rounded up some of our favourite natural handcreams – infused only with the purest ingredients and essential oils – to help counteract the effects of excessive handwashing and alcohol-based hand sanitiser this season. […]
  • 4 Earth Day bathroom beauty swaps
    Today (Wednesday, 22 April 2020) is Earth Day – a whole day dedicated to celebrating the beauty of Earth itself. With that in mind, here are a few bathroom beauty swaps you can make to […]
  • Eight of the best natural skincare buys for Spring
    Tired faace? No more one-size-fits-all when it comes to skincare because this new capsule collection of say-what-you-see masks offers a fuss-free prescription. Choose from Period faace, Tired faace, or Sweaty faace depending on the pick-me-up […]
  • Marine collagen for health and wellbeing
    Collagen is the most abundant protein in your body. It can be found in your skin, connective tissues, bones, blood vessels, corneas and even teeth.  ‘Marine’ collagen supplements, made from fish protein, can have a […]
  • Scots entrepreneur creates UK’s first Wildlife Friendly enterprise
    Seilich’s artisan, natural cosmetics are produced from native Scottish wildflower meadows, developed to create a stable habitat for pollinators Scottish botanist and founder of beauty brand Seilich Dr. Sally Gouldstone has become the first entrepreneur […]
  • Aldi launches 100% natural Lacura vegan skincare range
    It could be the news we’ve all been waiting for… a super affordable vegan skincare range that’s 100% natural! Starting at just £1.99, Aldi’s new natural Lacura range will be available to buy in store […]
  • Affirmation cards celebrate the beauty of eczema
    Camilla Knowles, who is a skin positivity campaigner and founder and author of ‘The Beauty of Eczema’, has launched a deck of 31 affirmation cards and daily journal dedicated to people with eczema. The ‘Positive Vibes’ […]
  • 7 nutrition-based anti-ageing secrets
    CNM (College of Naturopathic Medicine) Natural Chef and Nutritional Therapist Tasha D’Cruz shares her 7 secrets 1) Colourful vegetables offer vital nutrients, including antioxidants. Leafy greens, pumpkin and sweet potato strengthen immunity; berries, onions and […]
  • Could Nuchido Time+ supplement help turn back the clock?
    A new anti-ageing supplement which is reporting unprecedented results has been hailed as a breakthrough. Nuchido Time+ – created by scientists working in the North East – was unveiled at an event in Las Vegas […]
  • Luxury Arabian oud essential oil perfume launches in Edinburgh
    A new, luxury perfume made with essential oil extracted from oud – a rare substance which comes from the bark of the Aquilaria tree, which is only found in the Middle East, Northern India and […]
  • Book your FREE INIKA vegan make-over at UK Jan de Vries stores
    Party season is looming. That’s why Jan de Vries is throwing its own in-store bash in partnership with INIKA Organic – and, best of all, you’re invited! To celebrate the festive season, which is arguably […]
  • Daily consumption of sweets, cakes and unhealthy foods associated with acne
    Poor dietary habits, increased stress and harsh skincare routines are among the most significant factors associated with acne, a new study has found. The research presented this month at the 28th EADV Congress in Madrid, evaluated […]
  • Why Autumn could be the time to invest in Astaxanthin
    We all know the importance of slapping on sun cream during the summer months but could taking an Astaxanthin supplement be the key to counteracting Autumnal UVA damage? The transition from summer to autumn can […]
  • Do you know what’s in your cosmetics?
    63% of UK consumers are unaware of potential health risks in common cosmetic ingredients. Over half (56%) don’t check the ingredients before buying a product. 59% are unable to identify ingredients and their uses. Two […]
  • Blemish prone skin? Dr. Hauschka has the answer
    Natural skincare and beauty brand Dr. Hauschka has launched two new products to help care for blemish prone skin. With more than 50 years’ experience working with the very best natural ingredients and medicinal plant […]
  • 5 frighteningly good face products for Autumn
    With Autumn comes lots of fun, from kicking up leaves on long forest walks to cosy nights in with your favourite box set and spiced pumpkin lattes. Then there’s all the fun of Halloween. It […]
  • 3 sunscreens which are actually safe
    Big brand sunscreens picked up in most of the high street stores can actually do more harm than good. They are often filled with toxic chemicals which can disrupt the hormone system and cause skin […]
  • How to treat Summer skin issues with Tea Tree Oil
    Dr Wendy Denning shares her top uses for Thursday Plantation’s Tea Tree Manuka Honey Balm, which is available from Boots and all good, independent health stores Bites and stings – Tea Tree Oil’s strong anti-bacterial […]
  • One sold every 5 minutes: Holland & Barrett’s new plastic-free beauty range
    The ‘Attenborough Effect’ hits the high street: Holland & Barrett’s new plastic-free beauty range sells ONE EVERY FIVE MINUTES and there’s 55,000 people on the WAITING LIST for second release The bars of shampoo, conditioner, […]
  • Transformed? Johnson’s baby products
    JOHNSON’S® says it has completely improved, inside and out, to deliver everything parents want and nothing they don’t. The brand, which previously came under fire for baby products containing controversial, carcinogenic ingredients such as Quaternium-15, […]
  • How to oil pull and whiten teeth naturally
    One of the simplest and safest ways to detoxify the body and whiten teeth is oil pulling, writes columnist Katrina Mather, who owns and runs The Body Toolkit award-winning health retreats in Scotland Oil pulling is […]
  • The Scottish brands leading the way in clean beauty
    ishga, Beauty Kitchen and Beatitude continue to lead the way in clean beauty in Scotland after being named as finalists in this year’s 8th annual Beauty Shortlist Awards and first ever Beauty Shortlist Wellbeing Awards. […]
  • Get free entry to Scotland’s only hair and beauty trade show
    The Scottish Hair & Beauty Show returns to Scotland this year but only after ringing in the changes by introducing a brand new holistic section AND a whole host of Scottish Barber exhibitors. In fact, it’s […]
  • The most unnatural beauty trends of the last decade
    From ear makeup and half-shaved heads to nose hair extensions and vampire facials, the strangest – and most infamous – beauty trends of the last decade have been revealed The hair and beauty buffs at Hairtrade.com have […]