The use of sunscreens is booming, their use promoted by growing awareness that too much sun causes skin cancer. Some everyday cosmetics already include sunscreen in their formulas, but some of their components can cause allergies. 105 more words
New European cosmetic legislation attaches great importance to consumer safety. The toxicological profiles of many raw materials, including ethyl alcohol, have been thoroughly studied. Would cosmetics be possible if alcohol were banned? 495 more words
We have a very unstable summer weather…it is raining most every day and walking gets difficult.
So when we see a ray of sunshine, blue sky hiding behind white clouds or a break in the grey cloudy sky..we take off! 197 more words
This week-end I discovered two lovely shops in my new neighbourhood. A great traditional butcher, the Hook & Cleaver and a lovely fruit & veg shop where I can finally enjoy a large variety of fresh ripe fruit. 501 more words
I know I released a “booty haul” announcement only yesterday, but see what I got today. I popped by Boots, the one with all the beauty counters next to Bond Street station on Oxford Street. 295 more words