Just One Switch…Sustainable Beauty with Counter Culture

The topic of sustainability can be confusing thanks to the wealth of different explanations and definitions that often causes the issue to be somewhat lost in translation. Sustainability by definition is "the quality of causing little or no damage to the environment"*, so can be used to address a wide variety of issues effecting the … Continue reading Just One Switch…Sustainable Beauty with Counter Culture

The Autumnal info card for The Natural Beauty Box laying on a knitted throw. Review by Beauty Folio

The Natural Beauty Box: September 2021 (Review)

|AD - Gifted| September's edit of The Natural Beauty Box was yet another incredible curation of beautiful products from some of my favourite brands, and also featured one new-to-me skincare company which I was thrilled to discover. The box had a Replenish theme, which was perfect for the time of year, as it featured some … Continue reading The Natural Beauty Box: September 2021 (Review)

DEI Skincare: Cleansing Balm (Review)

|AD - Gifted| When it comes to my cleansing routine, I always find myself reaching for a cleansing balm as it really is one of my favourite textures when it comes to removing make-up and impurities from the skin. I recently discovered DEI Skincare's Cleansing Balm and have to say that it was no exception, … Continue reading DEI Skincare: Cleansing Balm (Review)

Freedm Street: The Original Subscription Box (Review)

|Gifted| Freedm Street turned 4 this month and to celebrate, their June bi-monthly subscription boxes were full of amazing products with a little extra Birthday freebie for all subscribers... Freedm Street, formerly known as The Cruelty Free Beauty Box, are not only a bi-monthly subscription box service but also an online store for all your … Continue reading Freedm Street: The Original Subscription Box (Review)

Ezape Naturals: Body Butter Sample Pack Review

|Gifted| When it comes to sample sizes, there is one brand that always stands out from the rest, with a selection of generously sized-samples from their whole product range that are all plastic-free and incredibly affordable. Ezape Naturals have thought of everything when it comes to samples, not only selling them individually but also in … Continue reading Ezape Naturals: Body Butter Sample Pack Review

Nudge Boutique: Cocoa & Avocado Oil to Milk Cleansing Bar (Review)

|Gifted| I'm always striving to reduce the amount of single use plastic from my day-to-day life and one area of my daily routine that I've found easier than most is my beauty regime. With so many brands adapting their formulations and packaging to be more Earth-conscious, finding plastic-free swaps that are highly effective is becoming … Continue reading Nudge Boutique: Cocoa & Avocado Oil to Milk Cleansing Bar (Review)

Green People: Alexandra Kay Wellness Range (Review)

|Gifted| Green People are one of the biggest names in the natural and organic beauty industry, with a range that has been going from strength to strength since its launch in 1997. The latest launch sees the brand branch out into the wellness sector, with a collection that not only promotes self-care but also raises … Continue reading Green People: Alexandra Kay Wellness Range (Review)

No Secrets Beauty: Solo All-in-One Hair, Hand and Body Bars (Review)

|Gifted| I am a huge fan of multipurpose products, not only to make my beauty routine a little more eco-friendly but also make it as time efficient as possible. So when one of my favourite brands launched their new hair, hand and body bars, I was exciting to say the least... I've been a fan … Continue reading No Secrets Beauty: Solo All-in-One Hair, Hand and Body Bars (Review)

Soap Folk: All Kinds Soap Offcuts Selection (Review)

|Gifted| If you have followed me for a while, you'll have noticed that I am a huge fan of Soap Folk, a British indie brand who pride themselves on formulating nourishing products that are not only great on the skin but also on the environment. Their ethics and Earth-conscious approach to beauty is exceptional, with … Continue reading Soap Folk: All Kinds Soap Offcuts Selection (Review)

The Natural Beauty Pot: Pampering Self Care Letterbox Gift (Review)

|Gifted| If the current situation has taught us anything, it's that letterbox gifting has been a welcomed gifting option to help show loved ones that we care, even if we haven't been able to see them in person. One brand that offers an exceptional array of letterbox gifts is The Natural Beauty Pot, not only … Continue reading The Natural Beauty Pot: Pampering Self Care Letterbox Gift (Review)