beauty

DRY SHAMPOO

November

The Slowpoke: DRY SHAMPOO Sometimes it’s just all a little too tempting to spend those extra few minutes in bed. Or taking the extra time enjoying breakfast with your family. Or walking the long scenic route to work. All of which can tend to leave a few minutes less for things like hair washing. Whether you’re short of shower time or trying to skip a shampoo or two for the sake of letting the natural oils of your hair work their goodness,
DRY SHAMPOO
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INTERVIEW: BIYANI ORGANICS

October

The Slowpoke: BIYANI ORGANICS Many say the best indication of whether something is safe enough to put on your body is to think of whether or not you would also eat it. Given our skin is the largest organ of our bodies and, being nice and porous, absorbs anything that it comes into contact with, this stands as a pretty good rule. With products containing such natural and edible ingredients like pomegranate, raspberry and macadamia, Biyani Organics is leaps and bounds on
INTERVIEW: BIYANI ORGANICS
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NATURAL SOAPS

October

The Slowpoke: HEALTHY SOAPS We use it every day, though may not give it much thought. The humble bar of soap. Yet there’s many a bar out there, in the supermarkets, pharmacies, and department stores costing anywhere from a little to a lot, that don’t offer up a whole lot of goodness for our skin. Our skin absorbs a whole lot of what it comes into contact with. So it goes without saying that we want to skip soaps containing chemicals and
NATURAL SOAPS
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COFFEE, BROWN SUGAR + COCONUT OIL SCRUB

August

theslowpoke_coffeecoconutoilbodyscrub7 Though some days it doesn’t feel like it, winter is on its way out! These cold months however can wreak a little havoc on your skin, leaving it dry and a tad malnourished.┬áHomemade body scrubs are super easy to put together, and so often work as well as (if not better than!) those you would otherwise spend a fortune on at the store. This coconut oil, coffee and brown sugar body scrub contains only those three ingredients. Simple
COFFEE, BROWN SUGAR + COCONUT OIL SCRUB
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AVOCADO + OLIVE OIL MASK

July

theslowpoke_avocadofacemask4 Winter has really hit its stride in most parts of the country now, with the cold weather doing its best to dry out skin. If your face is feeling it, this is a super simple recipe for a face or hair mask. Even better is the fact it is made from only two ingredients you most likely already have at home. An ethos of only putting things on your skin that you would eat (after all our skin
AVOCADO + OLIVE OIL MASK
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