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Feeling fresh with natural deodorant

Feeling fresh with natural deodorant

{IT’S NEVER TOO LATE TO SWITCH}    If you’ve been considering using natural deodorants, but scared about the B.O 😷  don’t sweat it! 😉 Here are a few simple tips to keep you smelling & feeling fresh as a daisy 🌼   DETOX - Apply the @alexandaloe ‘Black Magic Mask’ to your underarms just like you would on your face. The detox mask is thought to help eliminate nasty toxins from aluminium based antiperspirants, as well as, helping to eliminate bacteria causing odour. The detox can be done twice weekly.  Carry your natural deodorant with you to re-apply as often...

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All good beauty routines should start with a great cleanser

All good beauty routines should start with a great cleanser

What you should be using on your skin 🧖🏻‍♀️   I love it when clients complain about the condition of their skin. The first question I ask - “what’s your cleansing routine?” It’s right about then I’m faced with puzzled expressions.  Client: “A cleansing what?”  Me: “Ummm... we need to talk.”   Some have even responded with, “I use a body scrub.”  WHAT!? 😱 That’s like blasphemy to the beauty Gods! Not to state the obvious, but It’s called “body scrub” for a reason. “Step away from the sugar based body scrub.” You wouldn’t wash your hair with water or...

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Beautiful Sleep, Beautiful Skin, Beautiful Hair

Beautiful Sleep, Beautiful Skin, Beautiful Hair

{SUNDAY IS FOR SLEEPING-IN} 😴   Who do you sleep-in with? She’s #inbedwithkovrd 😘   I can’t get enough of who I sleep-in with. The way they make me feel in bed... so soft on my skin. The way they smell drives me crazy! No... I’m not talking about hubby, even though he’s alright too 😜 I’m talking about my new found love @kovrdpillowslips 💚 They’re creating #innerbeautysleep      I love essential oils. Their healing properties are so powerful when used correctly. That’s why I love incorporating them into the Alex & Aloe skincare. Clients see a dramatic improvement to the...

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Top 10 products to pack for travelling... and for your hospital bag

Top 10 products to pack for travelling... and for your hospital bag

It’s time to pack that bag, baby! Am I travelling? Nope... Just nesting. This “burger” baby is getting evicted! At ANY moment I’ll be having baby number two. Arrr! It had me thinking though, it’s not too different to packing for a long haul flight. With so many people jet-setting around the globe the same time I’m giving birth, I thought it was fitting to give my ‘top tips’ on what to pack for your travels.   Want to know what’s in the bag?   Giving birth is exciting, scary, exhausting & dehydrating... just like being on a flight to Europe....

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Your Guide To Using Natural Deodorants

Your Guide To Using Natural Deodorants

Over the past few years, Sarah & I, have become increasingly aware of the chemicals & products we use on our body & around the home. I became especially concerned during my pregnancy in 2014 about what I was using & for Sarah, there were health issues arising that made her have a complete overhaul of products, one in particular, anti-perspirant. Since then, we started our testing phase of natural alternatives to anti-perspirants. This is how the Alex & Aloe natural deodorant came about.   Unfortunately, for some, the first thought when it comes to natural deodorants is, ‘they don’t...

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