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Soaking in the tub is one of the biggest pleasures in life.  The perfect answer to a bad day, a good work out or pre date warm up. A women’s beauty routine forms part of the ritual of everyday life and therefore must be celebrated.  Soak it up!

Fancy Soap


Miranda soap R48.50/100g, Lush Turbo body bar R340, Metropolitan Cosmetics  Parsley Porridge soap R58.50/100g, Lush Frosted plum soap R45, Body Shop African bliss Money Beeswax Handmade Soap R27.50, Faithful to Nature

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Hair care

Tree of Life hair & scalp condition enhancer R309, Faithful to nature Moroccan Myrrh hair & body wash R400, Crabtree & Evelyn Retread conditioner R190/245g, Lush Rainforest Radiance shampoo R99, The Body Shop Jungle solid conditioner R115/50g, Lush

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​There must be quite a few things that a hot bath won’t cure, but I don’t know many of them.

Sylvia Plath

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Lotions & Postions


Phyto-Aromatic shower and bath oil R420, Metropolitan Cosmetics Pink Peppermint foot lotion R215/225g, Lush T for Toes lotion R120/65g, Lush Evelyn rose body cream R775, Crabtree & Evelyn

Calming Oatmeal Face Mask

Oatmeal has anti-inflammatory qualities that are great for itchy dry skin. Often used in eczema relief products, it balance the skins pH levels.


1/3 cup oatmeal   &  2 tablespoon honey  &  1 small egg white  &  1/2 cup hot water  &  2 tablespoons plain Greek yogurt


1.  Mix oatmeal and hot water – leave for 2 minutes 2.  Add the remaining ingredients 3.  Apply a thin layer to skin 4. Wash off after 15 minutes 

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For more

Have a look at bathroom ideas: The Wet Zone: Beautiful Bathroom Basics