Top tips for people with eczema & psoriasis

When you’re chronically ill, an autoimmune condition like psoriasis can seem like one condition to many, just one more thing to deal with.  I have psoriasis largely on my scalp, and have gone as far as shaving my head to ease the hassle of dealing with it.  There are still days when I long to grab the hair clippers.  Still, there are plenty of ways to help deal with skin conditions, if you can find a way to work them into your daily routine. Grab all the cream! Even something as lightweight as aqueous cream can help enormously when used […]

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Amphora Aromatics natural Borage (starflower) oil face cream: product review

I adore Amphora Aromatics products, and have been using them for years.  Their PMT massage oil is to die for, and not just for PMT.  With notes of clary sage and lavender, it has been the direct result of a more relaxed and amenable me for years.  So when I was asked if I would like to try their new Borage Cream, my answer was along the lines of ‘is a bean green’? Or the more PG version ‘does a bear poop in the woods’? My second question was of course, what the fudge is borage oil?  Well, according to […]

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