Exfoliating is the process of removing dead skin cells to reveal the newly generated cells underneath. The older cells on the surface of the skin that are often dry and damaged result in a rough and dry appearance to the skin. Exfoliating also breaks down excess impurities and oils that build up in the Summer months.Read More
It’s Plastic Free July and here at Herbfarmacy we wanted to let you know what we’re doing to help reduce the use of plastic and to help you make environmentally-friendly choices.Read More
Welcome back to this occasional update on our activities, here at the Herb Farm!Read More
Some people are born with beautiful skin, it’s one of those cruel facts of life. However, for the majority of us, it’s good habits that create great skin. Today we’re sharing our top five beauty resolutions that you can easily incorporate in to your daily life that will not only help your skin, but your health and wellbeing too.Read More
Spring has started and it’s time to catch up with Dr Paul Richards, founder of Herbfarmacy, to explore what’s going on at the farm.Read More
April is Stress Awareness Month and we wanted to talk about the impact undue stress and anxiety can have on the condition and appearance of our skin, as well as what can be done to lessen the effects.Read More
Eczema is the name for a group of conditions that cause the skin to become red, itchy and inflamed. There are several types of eczema, atopic eczema (also known as atopic dermatitis) being the most common.Read More
It’s World Vegan Month and no secret that veganism has sky-rocketed over the last few years. Recent research conducted by comparethemarket.com suggests that there’s been a huge spike in the number of vegans in the past two years, now accounting for a whopping 7% of the British population.Read More
Our hands work hard, day in, day out, and over time cracks can quite literally begin to show. Dry skin, sun spots and wrinkles are among the many forms of damage that can befall our hands over time - be it through harsh winter conditions, overexposure to UV rays or simply the process of ageing - but the good news is there are defences galore available to help you keep your hands young, your skin soft and your nails strong in the years to come.Read More
When it comes to taking care of your skin, many of us think trialling product after product is the way to find the perfect solution. However, with chemical-rich products littering high street shelves, this can soon leave you more confused than when you started - meanwhile, your skin continues to suffer.
With so much targeted advertisement for the extensive variety of products within the health and beauty industry, it can often be hard to decide which skin care products will work best for you and why.Read More
For this year’s OBWW, we’re taking a look at what organic beauty means at its very core - and what the various certifications we’re proud to hold mean for you. So, stick with us as we take you through organic beauty 101 so that you can be properly informed about what you’re putting on your skin.Read More
Although your nails aren’t actually living skin, taking good care of them should be a regular part of your skincare regime, especially if you suffer from weak and brittle nails. In today’s post, we’re sharing some of our top tips on nail and cuticle care to give you strong, healthy nails in no time.Read More
As green shoots begin to appear on tree branches and small mammals emerge from hibernation, it’s important to think of springtime as a time to be embraced, a time for new starts and, above all, a chance to give your skin some TLC after a long winter. With this changing of the seasons in mind, we’re sharing some organic skin care choices you can make this spring to really make the most of the new season.Read More
Dry skin can occur for a number of reasons, but there are steps you can take with your skin care routine that will help to alleviate dryness and even help prevent it altogether. In today’s post, we’re sharing some of our favourite dry skin remedies and natural skin care products designed to tackle dry skin and achieve a natural, radiant complexion.Read More
If you’re in search of that special ingredient that will leave your skin looking youthful and radiant, meet our signature herb: Marshmallow root.
Today, we’re taking a look at what makes Echinacea so powerful as a natural, herbal remedy and sharing some of our favourite products made using this versatile flower.