If you are a regular reader of this blog then you will already know that I have been trying to cut down on the number of chemicals that we use in our home. So far I have switched to eco-friendly cleaning products including my EcoEgg for the clothes washing, which by the way I’m still very happy with. Read More »Making Homemade Beauty Products using Organic Essential Oils
A selection of posts covering topics of natural beauty, homemade beauty products, natural alternatives and no poo.
This is a guest post by Emily from the blog Love Backyard.
Hair loss has become a major problem recently. Even the hair loses its posture, and the layer containing oils to maintain its shininess and its moisture gets damaged which ultimately make it look dull. Hair is regarded as one of the important assets of the body which enhances your appearance. Obviously, it is a big deal for women to see their hair falling.Read More »Home Remedies To Have Strong And Smooth Hair
The quest for eternal youth is as old as humanity. And let’s be honest, who doesn’t crave youthful glowing skin? We all know that following a mindful diet, drinking plenty of water and hitting those wonderful yoga poses every day all work wonders for your body and mind, and that is definitely reflected in your skin. Read More »Natural Anti-Ageing Skin Remedies For New Age Rebels
Are you constantly trying out the latest skin care product? Do you spend a fortune each month on creams that guarantee to make you look 20 years younger? I must admit I used to do just that. It resulted in me having a draw filled with half used creams and lotions that didn’t do what it said on the label. Read More »10 Reasons Why You Should Be Dry Brushing Today
If you are a regular here on Gypsy Soul then you will already know that on the 1st March I decided to give ‘No-Poo’ another go after my failed attempt last time. In case you’re not familiar with the term, don’t panic I didn’t stop going to the loo. I stopped washing my hair with traditional shampoo. Read More »6 Weeks No Shampoo! – Find Out What Happened to My Hair
One of my aims this year is to start buying more local products and from independent retailers rather than nationwide stores. With Mother’s Day coming up I started to do a bit of research of where I could buy handmade products to give as a gift.
A few years ago I decided to go ‘no poo’ after reading a post on the blog Lulastic and the Hippy Shake. I failed miserably! I lasted 7 months in total and I just couldn’t get it to work for my hair.Read More »No Poo Hair Care – Giving it Another Go!
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Wherever possible I like to take a natural approach to most things in our life, whether that be our diet, beauty regimes or pain relief. I’m slowly but surely switching all of our bathroom products to natural alternatives and I’m also slowly reducing the number of chemicals we use in our home.Read More »How To Overcome Pain Naturally
Zero Waste is not something that happens overnight, it’s a process. It takes time to do your research and find suitable alternatives. I’ve found it helps a lot to focus on one thing or area in your house at a time, otherwise, you can seriously overwhelm yourself which in turn makes you want to give up zero waste altogether.