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How to Transition Your Skincare For Autumn & How Beeswax Can Help

  Autumn is officially here! The leaves are falling, the nights are darker and we’re seeing conkers and acorns lining the streets. It’s a truly beautiful season, full of the smell of pumpkin spice, burning candles and that touch of frosty morning air to wake you up in the morning! But what can the autumn temperatures do to your skin, and how can we transition our summer skincare routines for the autumn/winter seasons? Invest in some beeswax moisturiser and consider layering Moisturiser is a crucial part of any skincare routine, particularly in the autumn months. As the temperature drops, the wind, frost and seasonal chill can be causing your skin to feel dry and irritated. We spend so much time...

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The science behind hair washing & how natural shampoos can help!

We need to wash our hair at least a few times a week to clean the scalp and remove excess oil but what is happening to your hair when it's washed and how can natural products help? To be able to wash the hair and scalp, a  shampoo needs to lather and to emulsify and disperse grease.  Traditional brand shampoos have and continue, predominately, to rely on chemicals for this!

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'Escape to the Country'? Making our 'BBC1' TV debut.....

#Now we are Famous! We have had an extra little 'Spring' in our step this week.......not only because of the wonderful season we are in but because we made our first appearance on 'BBC1' in the latest episode of 'Escape to the Country'. Read on to see a clip of us with the bees and making lip balms....in front of the film crew! Filming.......How did it Happen? Well....this all happened last July.  We were all set to spend the week at the 'Royal Welsh' Summer Show when the production company for 'Escape to the Country' rang and asked if they could come and film us with the bees and making some products.  It was a tough decision but we said...

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Recipe for Kissably Soft Lips!

The nights are getting shorter and, it actually feels milder today, I know, shock horror, summer is only around the corner!  However,.....it is not here yet and your lips take the brunt of those extreme temperatures with cold winds and central heating leaving them dry, cracked and chapped.....   Sound familiar?..... .....Well, the best way to treat and protect your lips is to use a natural balm, particularly those that contain honey and beeswax.  The reason why these ingredients are SOOOOOOO good for your lips are because the beeswax acts as a natural barrier, preventing moisture loss, and the honey heals and hydrates! Whilst I eagerly await summer days when I can spend sunny afternoons with the bees I have...

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