a frangipani soap from mailelani

wishing you a happy thursday and hope you could be having a happy beginning to the new year of 2020 πŸ•Šβ˜ΊοΈ here is a post to share and note a bit about a natural and handmade soap noted to be made with a frangipani and lau ti infusion, made by mailelani samoa a favourite natural beauty care brand who are based in samoa with a beautiful shop (and who could also ship worldwide). the natural soap was a Christmas gift from our dad and my younger sister bid also went to samoa a couple of years ago and bought back a light pink body lotion with the same ingredients (of frangipani and lau ti) and a link to an earlier post about the coconut body lotion (and the first post published up on care natural blog) is here ! i hope the post could be helpful in case you could be hoping to visit samoa soon and maybe go to the mailelani shop, or if you could be hoping to try natural, organic and handmade beauty care and skin care made in the pacific, in beautiful samoa πŸ•ŠπŸŒΈ

a moisturising cream by biohoney

wishing you a happy monday and hope your weekend went ok ! i was shopping online just a month or two ago for a couple of natural beauty care and self care items from an online shop called health post, and found a natural moisturising cream made with manuka honey from a brand called biohoney who are also based in nz (where i am from) πŸ•ŠπŸŒΈ i was hoping to also buy a new moisturising cream as i often run out quite quickly and a new one could be helpful, and a lot of the notes and reviews about the moisturising cream were extremely positive (often describing how wonderful and gentle and helpful the moisturising cream was for sensitive skin) and often gave the moisturising cream 5 stars ! i chose to also pick up a moisturising cream to try and to share in a post up on care natural b in case it could be helpful, and the moisturising cream by biohoney is called natural vitamin e cream and is noted to be made with collagen and mgo 300 + manuka honey.

a Q and a with natasha

wishing you a happy saturday πŸ•Š here is a post to share a Q and a with natasha, who is from australia and founded a natural make up brand called outback eve (@outbackeve) ! a couple of natural make up products natasha creates for outback eve include lipsticks in a number of different colours, mineral powder foundation, a skin care serum, a natural mascara and more and all of the products are made with as many carefully sourced natural and organic ingredients as possible to help to be gentle on skin 🌸 in the post, natasha shares a bit about how she was inspired to create outback eve and how she chose the name outback eve, a bit about her natural lipsticks and how she was inspired to create them, a couple of outback eve products she could recommend for some one who could be just beginning to try natural beauty care and natural make up, a couple of helpful care tips, a couple of her favourite things and places which inspire her a lot and one of her favourite quotes.

A Q and a with Kate

Here is a post to share a Q and a with Kate, a childhood friend from kindy (we first became friends when we were about 3 or 4) πŸ•Š Kate is quite tall with blonde, light brown hair and blue eyes and she has always had light pink rosey cheeks and been a kind, safe and reliable friend πŸ€— Kate finished studying and graduated from a university in wellington a couple of years ago, where she studied a Bachelor of Laws degree, and she also loves to be outside in nature, in the countryside and to go horse riding with her horses and pups. In the post, Kate notes a bit about one of her favourite natural beauty care products, shares a couple of tips for some one who could be a beginner at horse riding and learning to be around horses, and a couple of study tips for some one who could be just beginning at uni.

About calendula

Here is a post to share and note a bit about calendula and a couple of skin care benefits of calendula for skin, as noted in a blog post by astrida naturals (@astridanaturals) πŸ•Š calendula flowers are beautiful light orange, golden flowers which are often used in natural beauty care and skin care products, including natural soaps. I am hoping to include organic calendula flower petals and calendula pure essential or infused oil in a couple of natural beauty care products for camomile care (@camomilecare) a natural beauty care brand, including natural soaps and hope the blog post could be helpful in case you could be hoping to learn a bit more about calendula flowers and how calendula can help to look after skin.

About camomile

Here is a post to note a bit about camomile, a pretty white flower with a light yellow centre, a bit like a daisy flower πŸ•Š camomile is often used in natural beauty care and skin care products, and a couple of special benefits of camomile for skin care are noted in a page on the care 2 living website. Camomile is noted to be helpful for skin care because of its anti inflammatory properties, camomile helps to aid in the healing process of skin, camomile can be use as a helpful moisturizer and has anti aging benefits, camomile could help to soothe and look after skin around the eye area and camomile could help to lighten your complexion.

Care tips for HSPs

Here is a post to share a couple of care tips for highly sensitive people (HSPs) I hope could be helpful in case you could be highly sensitive, an introvert, could sometimes suffer from anxiety too or could be hoping to look after yourself as much as possible πŸ•Š I am 26 years old and although I had a happy childhood and often feel comfy and confident in my 20s, I am also a highly sensitive person, quite shy and quite introverted and find practicing the care tips to be helpful in keeping calm as much as possible each day 🌸 a couple of the care tips include breathing, nourishing foods and hydration, a comfy sleep, being outside in nature, a kind of exercise you enjoy, being playful and happy and creating a careful kind of schedule you feel comfortable with !

Organic beauty bars by nutra organics

Here is a post about a couple of organic, wholefood beauty bars made by nutra organics (@nutraorganics) I just bought from a natural shop called natural things nz (@naturalthingsnz) to try, and hope could be helpful. Nutra organics are a beautiful organic beauty care and wellbeing company who are based in australia, and who create a number of different kinds of natural and organic nutritional products, which help to look after your health and wellbeing (and skin) as much as possible, from the inside out. The organic beauty bars are called collagen beauty bars, and come in a couple of different flavours, including vanilla berry and salted cacao maca πŸ•ŠπŸŒΈ

Skin care tips by urban herbalist

Here is a post to share a couple of nutritional tips for looking after your skin as much as possible (and for reducing acne in case you have oily or acne prone skin) πŸ•Š the tips are carefully noted in a post by urban herbalist, a healthy and wellbeing hub who are noted to include naturopaths, herbalists, a nutritionist and a pharmicist and who are based in auckland, nz 🌸 a couple of the nutrition tips noted include cut out sugar, increase fibre, avoid dairy, eat more omega 3, get more vitamin D, get more zinc and take probiotics and hope noting the tips could be helpful !

Water with fresh lemons, limes and ginger

Here is a post to share a simple and easy to make recipe for a summer drink, made with just a couple of natural ingredients, including fresh lemons, limes and fresh ginger πŸ•Š my cousin Pete carefully chose a lime tree from a plant nursery where he and his family work just a couple of years ago (in 2016) and there are a lot of limes growing on the lime tree in our garden 🌸 I often make the summer drink with fresh lemons and limes from the trees in our garden at home to help to keep as hydrated as possible, and hope the summer drink recipe could be helpful in case it is warm and sunny where you are from too, or in case you love fresh fruits a lot too.