Posted on

We Don’t Use Microbeads in Our Products!

we don't use microbeads_littlesoapcompany.co.uk

You may have seen recent news reports about microbeads, their use in cosmetics and the fact that many people want to ban them. If not, where have you been? We get asked about our products and whether they contain microbeads a lot. Our answer is simple. We don’t use microbeads in our products! We thought we’d share a little about our reasons behind this, our ethos as a company and…

Read more

Posted on

What is Biodynamic Farming?

We’re huge advocates for clean, natural living and we always buy organic where we can- that goes for food and beauty products too. So we thought we’d write a little something on the reasons why we believe so strongly that investing in our planet is something we should all be doing more of. This week we’re looking at Biodynamic Farming- what it is and why it should be the way forward.…

Read more

Posted on

The Basics of Green Beauty

Basics of green beauty_LittleSoapCompany.co.uk

We often talk about ‘green living’ and ‘green cleaning’ and because these are topics we feel so strongly about, we’re happy to talk about them literally all day! And while they’re common terms, their concepts are not always full understood. The same stands for green beauty. We’ve written about it before, but what does it really mean? And how can YOU follow the principles of green beauty too? Read on…

Read more

Posted on

Three Little Green Spring Cleaning Tips

We’ve written before about green cleaning, and it’s something that we feel passionately about. if you’re going to care about what you put inside your body, and onto your body, then it makes sense to care about what you use in your home too. And natural, or ‘green’ cleaning products aren’t just better for the environement-they’re better for you too.  Read this post for a reminder of why chemical laden…

Read more

Posted on

Protect your skin this summer

Hoorah for summer! If you’re a parent, your kids should now be off school and if you’re not you should still be feeling the summer bug right now! Some of us will be getting ready to go away too, and whether that is in the UK or somewhere a little warmer, it’s more important that ever to make sure your skincare regime is in tip top condition. Here are some tips…

Read more

Posted on

Five little tips for detoxing your home this summer

By now most of us have kick started our healthy body campaign for the summer- detox is done, clean eating is back on track and our fitness regime has been tweaked to perfection, right? But what about your home? Now is the time to get things straight there too. So your spring clean was finished weeks ago, but what about the detox? Yes, that’s right. Here are five little tips…

Read more

Posted on

Five things you need to know about animal testing

Ask anyone with a sound mind, and they will tell you that the idea of torturing animals is absolutely abhorrent. And yet, without lifting a finger, many of us contribute towards this despicable act every single day. Often without realising. How can this be? Unfortunately there are still many manufacturers that routinely test their products on animals, and while we continue to buy those products, it simply will not end.…

Read more

Posted on

Ditch these beauty betrayers!

There are some things we wouldn’t touch with a barge pole, and we think that you should think long and hard about using them too. Yes, yes we’re all for freedom of choice and all of that… but do you really know what the stuff you put on your body is doing? If you want to know more, read on… and ditch these beauty betrayers! What are beauty betrayers? The…

Read more

Posted on

Enterprising Women Conference 2011

This year the annual Enterprising Women conference is being held at Worcester Racecourse on Friday 11th November 9am till 3pm  and will cater for 200 women involved in Enterprise or looking to unleash their talents and make their ideas happen…. and am pleased as punch to’ve been asked to speak at it! Lots of changes too, it really promises to be a lovely day off – sorry, I mean “networking”! Enterprising Women’s Day…

Read more