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BEAUTY

Top Summer Beauty Picks

There are so many glorious products on the market, it can be quite overwhelming knowing which ones to choose from.

Here is a list of my top summer picks, which will hopefully save you some time when it comes to making your choice! And yes, they are all natural, free of nasties and full of goodness for your skin! Join up to receive the Beautiful Because newsletter, and receive 10% off your order.

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BEAUTY

Treating pigmentation with nature

If you’re anywhere around the 30+ mark, chances are you’ve noticed a darker patch or two on the side or sides of your face, often around the orbital bone of just below the temples. 

Aaargghhh! You observed it on others but never thought it’d happen to you, right? 

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BEAUTY

Reversing wrinkles, easy!

Lately, the lines on my face have taken on a life of their own!

Three months after the birth of my second child, sleep deprived and lacking interest in my skin care routine i.e. feeling too lazy to take off my make up, forgetting to exfoliate and using coconut oil to cleanse, tone and moisturise, I was feeling like I’d aged a million years.

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BEAUTY

8 minutes, 8 ways to gorgeous

I often laugh with my friends about how we used to spend literally hours grooming ourselves and applying our makeup. Oh the luxury! These days with kids and ever expanding life commitments, we’re lucky if we get a spare 10 minutes in the morning to put ourselves ‘together’! Priorities have changed, but we still want to look and feel our best.

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WELLNESS

Downsize me happy

It’s not until you move house that you realise how much ‘stuff’ has accumulated! Our recent downsize revealed a lot about our, ok, maybe my, hording habits that I wasn’t aware of and presented the perfect opportunity to sift, sort, declutter, recycle and THROW OUT the old, unused and the no longer needed.

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WELLNESS

The wellness choice

With all the hype surrounding the wellness movement at present, it sure sounds like a force to be reckoned with, but what does wellness really mean and how well do we have to be to lead the best possible life?

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KIDS NUTRITION

Why broth(er)

Getting your young children to eat their vegetables can be a tiresome and frustrating exercise.

One thing I am so thankful to have stumbled across, is my daughters love of drinking soup broth (she was about 2 years old).

We are fairly lucky that she does like some vegetables, but the happy feeling I get seeing her slurp up a bowl of warm goodness takes the stress out of worrying too much about her nutrition intake.

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BEAUTY

Are you really any good for me?

With so many glorious products available, it’s easy to be seduced by beautiful packaging and seductive words, but how on earth do you know which labels to trust?

It’s can be difficult differentiating between what looks like a good product and one that really is.

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