Sunday, 2 April 2017

The Benefits of Coconut Oil

Coconut has been known to have many beneficial effects on our health. Not only when consumed but also used externally.

But what is coconut oil?
Coconut oil is a natural saturated fat. This sort of fat increases healthy cholesterol (HDL) as well as converting bad cholesterol (LDL) into HDL. 

Here are a few ways you can benefit from using coconut oil:

Sunday, 19 March 2017

My Current Skin Care Routine

I always make sure to take good care of my skin. I have a combination of oily and dry skin so I am always trying to balance them out. I've always thought it is important to look after your skin and I am always trying new routines and products to see what works best for me. 

Sunday, 12 March 2017

Fitness Terminology you May not Know the Meaning Of

When I started exercising and learning more about different techniques, equipment, processes etc. I came across a lot of terms that I had either never heard before or had heard, but didn’t know what they meant.

I thought it might be a good idea to create a small glossary of some of the most popular terms that people may not know the definition of. 
I hope it helps those who want to expand their knowledge a little bit!

Sunday, 5 March 2017

The 5 Things you Should do your Next Pamper Night

pamper night
Who doesn't love a pamper night? It's a great way to rewind and relax. I love having a pamper night before a function like a wedding or even as a way to ease stress before an exam. Taking time to relax and focus on yourself is a great way to escape your thoughts and not think about any stress you may have.

For today's post, I've come up with 5 must-dos for your next pamper night!

Sunday, 26 February 2017

What does Shampoo Really do to our Hair?

There is no correct way to wash your hair, everyone’s hair is different. Meaning some hair may need a bit more tender love and care. I.e. more frequent washing.

However, it is known that in general the less you wash your hair the more beneficial it is. My hairdresser used to always tell me to wash my hair less, but I thought the more I washed it, the less oily it would get. Instead, it does the opposite.

Sunday, 19 February 2017

The Cardio You Didn't Know You Were Doing

I have always associated cardio with running. I always forget that there is so much more to cardio than just running. There are a lot of cardio activities that are things I don’t even consider as exercise!

Sunday, 12 February 2017

For When You Feel Like Giving Up

There are times where we all feel like giving up. Whether it be because things have gotten tough or we just get lazy. Next time you’re thinking about giving up something, whether it be a new eating habit, exercise routine or just a simple task like going to bed earlier, try these things first. 
Giving Up Quote