Tuesday, 19 June 2012

If you're looking for a paraben free hair range you can find in a supermarket then look no further than the Sainsbury's Happy Hair Days range. The intensive mask is currently on offer for only £3.32. The normal retail price is £4.99. It's a gentle, intensive conditioning mask without parabens. Coconut oil, pear extract and a proven vegetable protein nourish and soften hair from roots to ends without weighing it down, whilst the coconut and marshmallow aroma smells devine.

Friday, 15 June 2012

Many deodorants contain paraben preservatives which have been linked to breast cancer. Organic deodorants don't contain parabens. Try Green People Aloe Vera Organic Deodorant. It's £7.95 but as well as being chemical free, it is also fragranced using essential oils which can benefit the skin rather than synthetic ingredients which can irritate. Modern antiperspirants suppress the body’s vital function of perspiration, by blocking pores with aluminium salts such as aluminium chlorohydrate. This one does not.

Tuesday, 12 June 2012

Here's one for the mums to be amongst you. Katharine Botanicals Stretch Mark cream is hypo-allergenic and helps your skin retain moisture during pregnancy. It provides seaweed collagen and helps to alleviate any tissue damage or scarring. It also contains Calendula, an antioxidant and antiflammatory so it will help detoxify your body and smooth any irritated skin. They also do a nipple cream which can help with cracking.

Wednesday, 6 June 2012

For a bargain, try Marks and Spencer's Limited Collection Lipstick. It's only £5 and comes in 22 different shades. It's hypoallergenic, paraben free and contains Vitamin E to keep the  lips soft and moisturised.

Tuesday, 5 June 2012

If you're looking for a good product to help fight the signs of ageing that isn't filled with chemicals, try REN's new Bio Retinoid Anti-Ageing Concentrate. It contains Vitamin A and 100 per cent natural retinoid that will helps combat wrinkles, imperfections and age spots and leave the skin looking smoother and brighter without the irritating effects of synthetic Retinol that is used in so many anti-ageing products. You just need to warm five drops in the palm of your hand and then gently pat over the face and neck and you'll be glowing in no time.

Friday, 1 June 2012

If you fancy something special to mark the Jubilee weekend, then Neal's Yard are offering a special Jubilee Garden Mint and Bergamot Hand wash. It's organic and has the lovely scent of freshly picked garden  mint and zesty Sicilian bergamot. It's £11.65 for 200ml and there's a matching hand cream.