What is greenwashing in Skincare? Greenwashing in skincare is an intentionally unethical, confusing and misleading practice that brands and manufacturers utilise to sell more products.
Going Organic Big manufacturers see the appeal of the buzzwords and appearing to be “going organic”. Organic sells, and it’s easy for a manufacturer to
This is Roz Paterson, she lives down the road from Ostara HQ in Beauly, a small town near Inverness. She is married to her husband
Tea-tree The first ingredient of the TLC base is Tea Tree oil. The Melaleuca alternifolia is an Australian native, commonly and thankfully also known as the Tea Tree.
Face Faith If there’s one thing we absolutely hate seeing, it is women and men using skincare that is packed with absolute rubbish. “Don’t put
Healthy Mind, Healthy Body Isn’t it a little unnerving that doctors call what they do practice? I mean, we know practice makes perfect. But in
Frankincense Skin Benefits Essential oils have been used for thousands of years for their therapeutic and healing properties in aromatherapy. Is it just us or has
Berry Beauty Hey ladies and gentlemen! So we have been having a crazy busy time at Ostara HQ. Although, everybody seems to be saying that
Why should you cleanse? Cleansing is one of the most important things you can do for your skin. Cleansing removes impurities, dead skin cells, excess
The 7 Dangers of Over-Exfoliating