Decided to have a go at making my own little face mask using ingredients I love for their benefits on the skin. When I'm choosing a mask I normally look for something based on the following effects... Anti inflammatory Soothing Hydrating Ingredients: 1/2 banana mushed up 1 tsp chamomile water (I infused some buds … Continue reading Calming homemade face mask for sensitive skin
I'm on a never ending quest to find the best remedies and skincare to help treat my rosacea. It's actually being rather well behaved of late (phew) but i'll never say no to anything that claims to help soothe and calm my skin. I stumbled across a beautiful East-London based skincare brand called Soothe-Me at the Sutton … Continue reading Soothe-me
Cheese, cheese and more cheese. Red Wine, mulled wine, prosecco. Late nights, Parties, sleep deprivation.... It's CHRISTMAS! Such a fun and sociable time of year, but who is feeling a tad broken already? I've had quite a long week and with a couple of Christmas parties to top it all off I feel in desperate … Continue reading Tis the season..
During winter my skin has the ability to f-r-e-a-k out if I'm not careful. If it's not the freezing sub-zero temperatures outside causing havoc, I am normally battling against the central heating blasting out from all directions at home. I'm such a believer in less is more when it comes to skin care. Here is my … Continue reading My winter skincare routine
It's getting cold out there! Is your skin feeling a little bit irritable or inflamed at the moment? Is it breaking out? Do you suffer from rosacea like me? Here are my top 5 natural remedies to reduce inflammation and soothe skin... Chamomile - I infuse loose chamomile blossoms in hot water and drink it as … Continue reading Natural remedies to soothe irritated and inflamed skin
I've wanted to start up a blog about all things all things rosacea, skincare and wellbeing for ages. So I finally got round to doing it and Herbs and Herbs was born. I'm Emma. 29 years old and I live in London. If you haven't already read my intro, I have rosacea. There really isn't … Continue reading Herbs and Herbs… and blog!