natural beauty

apple cider vinegar | Longevity LIVE

When it comes to skincare, a lot of us are looking towards more natural ingredients. There is hope that these ingredients will help to maintain the health of our skin, all whilst providing additional benefits.  It makes sense that a lot of us are reaching into our kitchen cabinets to

clay | Longevity LIVE

With our skin being exposed to harmful toxins that can damage it as well as accelerate the aging process, it’s important for one to do all they can to protect it. Clay is a natural skin care ingredient that’s been used for centuries and is sure to leave you with

beauty | Longevity LIVE

Millennials are at the forefront of conscious consumerism. They are leading the way for individuals to better understand just what exactly they’re putting on and inside their bodies. This need-to-know mentality has led to a market-increase for organic products and it has generated an interest and curiosity for clean beauty.

New beauty products are always hitting the market and whilst they might be effective, they’re expensive too! It came to my attention the other day that more beauty products are including goat’s milk in their products. I am not a fan of goat’s milk at all in terms of flavour,

shea butter | Longevity LIVE

A substance native to West Africa that’s transformed into a beauty elixir.  For many individuals, shea butter is the beauty superfood. What is shea butter? Shea butter comes from the shea nuts of the shea tree (Shea karite tree). The tree grows naturally in West Africa from west Senegal to

honey | longevity LIVE

The background: As a beauty-hungry teenager with (of course) no money, I stumbled upon a book from my mum’s library, which very quickly became my first beauty bible. This was the “Vogue’s Body and Beauty Bible” from 1977. I did a bit research and realized the natural ingredients had for DIY beauty rituals as

toxic beauty ingredients | longevity LIVE

It’s difficult to believe is just how easily accessible harmful beauty ingredients are. Just because you shop at your local pharmacy, it doesn’t mean the products are all that safe for you. So, the question here is this: Do you know how many toxic beauty ingredients there are in your cupboard

traveling skin food | Longevity Live

There is nothing like having soft, smooth glowing skin to help us to feel good. With the onslaught of stress, pollution and lack of sleep, taking care of our skin is an essential part of our daily routine. It is known that the skin is the body’s largest organ, and