I’ll admit I’m not very consistent when it comes to shaving my legs and other bits, because it’s a bit of a bloody chore. I hate having to clean the razor afterwards and I hate how quickly the hair grows back and gets to that itchy stage along the bikini line. I used to buy cheap disposable razors which probably didn’t help the issue either.
Then along came Estrid.
Poapoa are a UK-based skincare company whose products are vegan, made from natural, hand-blended ingredients and are free from sulfates, parabens and synthetics 🙂
I’ve now been working at home for the past three months, which is longer than I was working in the office for!! It’s kind of become the new norm but it’s still been a bit of a struggle. I’ve now been referred for CBT therapy to help with my anxiety and I really hope it helps!! June hasn’t been all bad though; I’ve started going out for walks again and had loads of chats with my mum and dad which has really helped!!
As you can probably guess by the title and the photo above, today’s post is all about So Natural Cosmetics! They’re a UK brand who hand-make 100% natural and plant-based products. They’re also vegan, palm oil and GM free, plus they don’t use synthetic or mineral oil-based additives!!
The end of April/beginning of May didn’t exactly go particularly well for me. I was really struggling with anxiety so I ended up having to phone my GP and got put on Sertraline. The side effects made me feel pretty sick for the first week but luckily I started taking them over the bank holiday weekend (and I’d taken the Monday off which I was super grateful for) so I mostly sat on the sofa watching Murder, She Wrote! Thankfully I’m now starting to feel less sick and less anxious all the time.
Well, April was an absolute shit show, wasn’t it? I was ill at the end of March and then lockdown happened. Life completely changed overnight and, I’m not going to lie, some days have been an absolute struggle in terms of my anxiety. I’m trying to look at the positives though; my friends and family are all okay and I’m grateful that I can work from home.
I really hope that you’re all okay too and I’m sending you lots of love ❤️❤️
Well, what a bloody year these past 3 months have been, right?? This year has felt so unbelievably long already and we’re only at the end of March!! If you’re a blog regular, you might have noticed that I haven’t done a catch-up post since December, so I thought I’d catch you all up on the past three months!
As usual, I’m massively late with my round up! I do have a fab excuse though, J and I discovered that our entire house has started going mouldy, so we’ve been cleaning ALL the things, washing the walls and ceilings, plus installing a ventilation system into the roof space! It’s been taking absolutely ages and we’re not really even halfway through yet 🙁
I love a good old pamper. There’s nothing quite like putting your feet up with a lovely cuppa, something trashy on TV and putting a product on your face that’s designed to work wonders, right?
I’m always on the look-out for a great place to have a massage in Brighton. My requirements are pretty simple; I’m pretty lazy so ideally it needs to be close to work or home and it must have a range of massages available (deep tissue, aromatherapy or hot stone for example) with different length options available 🙂 Oh, and obviously, the massage itself must be really good!!