Flower Power: The 7 Virtue’s Patchouli of Rwanda Perfume
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Flower Power: The 7 Virtue’s Patchouli of Rwanda Perfume

Patchouli of Rwanda, the newest fragrance from The 7 Virtues,  officially launches today – the UN International Day of Peace. With The 7 Virtues mission of Make Perfume Not War creating perfumes using essential oils from countries rebuilding after strife, it’s certainly an auspicious day. Rwanda joins the roll call that currently includes Afghanistan (rose and … Continue reading

Wonder Lusting over The 7 Virtues Perfumes
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Wonder Lusting over The 7 Virtues Perfumes

With a mission statement of “make perfume not war”, The 7 Virtues is a fragrance company that has intrigued me since I first heard about it. The 7 Virtues produces perfumes using high quality essential oils from countries around the world that are rebuilding after conflict or natural disaster. Afghanistan, Haiti, the Middle East, Rwanda are not … Continue reading

Nailing It: The Lacquer Lab (5-free)
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Nailing It: The Lacquer Lab (5-free)

A new nail brand discovery today.  The Lacquer Lab is a hot new, London-based nail polish company producing fashion-led colours that are “5 toxin-free” (no Toluene, DBP, Formaldehyde, Formaldehyde Resin or Camphor) and not tested on animals. The nail lacquer colours are hand-blended meaning you won’t find the same elsewhere and being boutique can respond quickly to trends. The brand screams sophisticated sass, … Continue reading

Green & Glam Beauty Boxes for Organic Beauty  Week, 8 – 14 September 2014
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Green & Glam Beauty Boxes for Organic Beauty Week, 8 – 14 September 2014

The week ahead (8 – 14 September 2014) is the Soil Association’s Organic Beauty Week celebrating organic beauty products. The Soil Association is hoping to encourage the public to make a small change to their beauty regime by switching one product to a certified organic beauty item. An array of brands and stores will be offering special discounts and … Continue reading