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A Seductive Soak

In honour of St Valentine, why not share a softening soak with your loved one or indulge on your own.  Here is a simple, natural recipe for bathing  to set a romantic mood. You will need: 1 x pint of … Continue reading

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Gifts from India

My lovely friend Josie, occasionally indulges my passion of all things aromatic and brings me intriguing items back from her travels.   This time aromatics from India. Unfortunately many oils can be adulterated or you could be sold a fragrance … Continue reading

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A Symphony of Scent – Part II

Middle Notes Otherwise known as the ‘heart’ or ‘bouquet’ notes, they are more longer lasting than our capricious, fleeting top notes. Unfolding over a few hours, the heart notes impart body, fullness and warmth to a perfume and are the … Continue reading

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