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Geranium Oil

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Geranium Oil

Geraniums (Pelargonium graveolens) has to be one of my favourite flowers, native to South Africa, the oil is pressed from the geranium flowers, leaves and stalks, it has a middle perfumery note. The distinctive aroma immediately takes me back to my grandmother’s conservatory. I always remember it being such a cheerful place, with all the different geraniums scattered around. This charming floral essential oil is often compared to Rose but is much more affordable. It has a balancing, cooling and reviving effect on the skin. I also really love the way geranium balances the emotions and is both calming yet...

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The Benefits of a Facial 

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The Benefits of a Facial 

Regular facial treatments bring countless benefits, regardless of your skin type. Primarily, they’re excellent for cleansing your skin and leaving it in impeccable condition. Your skin can take a beating every day from make-up, the weather, pollution and sun exposure. And while many of these external factors cannot be avoided, that still doesn’t mean your skin has to suffer. These factors can cause skin dryness, irritation, redness and signs of premature ageing, so it is essential that you do your best to reduce the damage. A secret spa organic facial will deep cleanse, exfoliate your skin, unclog your pores, remove...

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Mindfulness

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Mindfulness

“The term mindfulness refers to a quality of awareness that includes that ability to pay attention in a particular way: on purpose, in the present moment and non-judgmentally.” Mindfulness founder, Jon Kabat-ZinnMindfulness is a core component of my holistic approach and daily working ethos. The art of deep contemplation and self-acceptance is one that has helped me personally during my moments of anxiety, and just ten minutes a day of meditation and Mindfulness can have an instantly calming and long-lasting positive effect both spiritually and physically. Simple techniques can reduce stress and help us to reassert a sense of control...

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Secret Spa Skincare Ritual 'Facial'

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Secret Spa Skincare Ritual 'Facial'

STEP 1 CLEANSING Our Cleansing Balm effectively removes make up and daily impurities while repairing, nourishing and soothing the skin. It has been uniquely designed for all skin types, including sensitive skin, it's gentle and effective and suitable for everyone. Your Secret Spa Skin Ritual: we so often rush our skincare regime, and really it should be a time when we slow down and enjoy it. Once you have applied your cleanser, you should spend at least a couple of minutes massaging it in, not only will this ensure every last bit of make-up has been removed but also the movements of...

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Benefits of Moringa Seed Oil for your Skin

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Benefits of Moringa Seed Oil for your Skin

Moringa oil is derived from the seeds of Moringa oleifera, a small tree native to the most likely India. It is sometimes referred to as 'the miracle tree'. As virtually all parts of the moringa tree, including its seeds, roots, bark, flowers, and leaves, can be used. Moringa oil contains high levels of the fatty acid ‘oleic acid’ which makes it beneficial when used topically as a cleansing balm, and as a moisturiser for your skin. This amazing oil has so many nutrients that are abundant for your skin including vitamin A, which builds collagen, the vital component of what your...

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