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Hemp hair joy!

Hair happiness in a tin. Natural beauty products from:

This month if you feel inquisitive to try a solid bar of shampoo for eco purposes, rather than purchase another new bottle of even refill from the zero waste shop, I have a new recommendation for you! My hair is so wavy and thick (wiry in places?!) it requires a kind and gentle treatment to remain soft, supple and curly.
The Local supplier of brand Nat-ul, supplies a range of eco skincare products including fantastic shampoos. Having failed to find an alternative to old Lush varieties which use ingredients and perfumes I no longer wish to purchase, I was seeking a natural alternative. Firstly, I tried the naturally inspired Alter/native by Suma boxes of soap looking shampoo and conditioner bars. Heavy and good value, so I thought. Unfortunately neither left my hair feeling great, in fact it looked and felt more greasy and according to my housemate Darron, gave it a wet look. I was not best pleased so was delighted to read the Instagram recommendation of Nat-uk Hemp and Mango shampoo bar from @LewishamLowdown, our local social media entrepreneur mum, Alison. A trusted source; I duly ordered likewise. Hemp is my all time favourite source of essential fatty acids, carbohydrates and proteins; mango is such a sweet and juicy fruit. Great; She knows what’s what..!

I ordered the Mango and hemp seed shampoo bar online and discussed the order with the manager/owner and she hand delivered it to me personally a couple of days later. Here is a perfect solution to plastic free/ no waste shampoo. Presented in a reusable metal tin (& you know it will serve a valid purpose in travelling!) it makes my hair smell divine and naturally lovely (without grease). in a lovely natural box was also a sample bottle of natural hemp seed facial /skin oil. This makes for naturally glowing skin! I’m literally smiling as I put it on each morning! This hydrates and illuminates skin so well that it’s good to know that such a simple and straightforward solution is achievable. Thank you to all the Nat-ul team for bringing this range to SE London!

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LoveGift all action!

This weekend is a pre Christmas treat, a super friendly plaice, ideal for children to enjoy colouring activities on Sunday include our festive foliage foraging wreath class. To bring your friends for lunch from 12 noon and stay for the rest of the day to create a fancy festive centrepiece.
Glowing from the inside out: Serving Non alcoholic Fruit punch (with added sea moss) to those seated for forest eco spirit play.

I’m delighted to welcome My new forager friends from Hungary and Australia who will join in to make a wreath or two together. Tomorrow We’re gathering lovely gifts from nature inc. my pine cones, seed heads, feathers as well as evergreens from our garden, to use in our class. Also new eco lavender bath salt bags *new products* with a reusable organic bag will be ideal stocking fillers for just £3.50 each.

To join us book with the Eventbrite link on the website or email/contact Theresa for further details.

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year; wreath making & Festive floristry!

I just adore the seasonal foliage at this time of year; Evergreen leaves, seed heads, pine cones, berries and even feathers are making a show this Christmas. Fortunately I’ve collected a wide array of such seasonal such treasures, especially for such a purpose as this.

my table decoration and wreath class is held at Love Gift Vegan Cafe, on Sunday 15th December for 3 hrs. Drop in during the afternoon to create a decoration to delight your loved ones from a mixture a natural foliage, along with a glass or two of festive fruit punch and whichever Caribbean dish takes your liking from the extensive made onsite, freshly prepared menu.

tickets £30.00 or £15.00 concs. (Please ask in advance if you require a reduced fee)

Theresa Webb
Theresa Webb.