Describing herself as a holistic- plant based acupuncturist, Alexandra warmly welcomes me into her gorgeous clinic on South Molton Street in London one evening this December. I've been following her on Instagram ever since I started up my own blog. I've always been gripped by Alexandra's insightful posts related to wellbeing, acupuncture and that fabulous … Continue reading Holistic Facial with Alexandra Acupuncture
Herbs and Herbs: The Laser Diaries
How and why laser treatment can help ease symptoms of rosacea and reduce redness and flare ups.
Rosacea and your diet
Lots of people have been asking me recently about what I do to help control my rosacea. I wrote a post a little while back sharing skincare tips but thought i'd share some advice today on what helps me in terms of diet. What is Rosacea? For those who don't know or who suspect they … Continue reading Rosacea and your diet
The Power of Matcha
I love green tea! I think we all know this... There are tons of health benefits associated with sipping on a cup daily and on top of that I really love that slightly woody yet refreshing taste. Didn't think it could possibly get any better... then my friend told me about matcha. Cue photo of … Continue reading The Power of Matcha
Herbs and Herbs: Yoghurt mask to soothe rosacea flare-ups
When my cheeks start to feel as if they've been cooking under a grill for an hour I know that my skin isn't on best form. I start to feel really warm and even my ears can go red! Glamorous, I know... I don't know if these pics above do it justice, but when I … Continue reading Herbs and Herbs: Yoghurt mask to soothe rosacea flare-ups
My winter skincare routine
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
Natural remedies to soothe irritated and inflamed skin
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
Herbs and Herbs… and blog!
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!