Category Archives: Aromatherapy

Easy Bath soak for aching limbs…

I have a cold and it is making me feel rubbish! So last night I had to have a quick rummage around the house for ingredients I could use for a bath that what help soothe my aching limbs and ease my cold symptoms. This actually ended up being a lovely collection of ingredients so…

Zingy Herbal Cleaning Powder

This mixture is perfect for cleaning bathrooms, sinks, taps and cookers, it is really easy to make and is perfect for January as it only relies on Rosemary being in the garden, and as Rosemary is evergreen that won’t be a problem. You will need; 1/2 cup of Bicarbonate of Soda 1 tablespoon of finely…

Organic Whipped Body Butter

This is a really simple way to make a 100% organic and natural body butter that is kind enough to use on sensitive skin and that will sooth and moisturise the driest of skins. You also only need to most basic of kitchen equipment. Ingredients; 50g-100g Organic Raw Cocoa Butter 50g-100g Organic Raw Shea Butter…

Home made organic bath melts……

These little bath melts are simple to make and are a great way to use dried herbs and flower petals from your garden. You will need…. 100g pure organic cocoa butter 100g pure organic Shea butter Dried petals/herbs of your choosing (suggestions below) A few drops of essential oils (optional) Ice cube trays with enough…

Natural Nail Strengthening Oil

My hair and nails have recently taken a real beating due to having a baby. My nails in particular are brittle and break easy. Most commercial nail strengtheners dry out the nails own vital oils and whilst you may see an immediate cosmetic improvement in the nail after a few weeks you will probably be…