Coco Glucoside – The All Natural Foamer

Last week we talked about Body Wash and all of its benefits. Today, I want to get into the nitty gritty of what makes those Body Washes foam so well and why I choose to use the Body Wash from Jules of the Earth over other main stream washes. So, we’re going to get a bit scientific here.

One of the main ingredients that Jules uses in her Body Wash is Coco-Glucoside. Its an natural, gentle and eco-friendly cleanser that is derived from fruit sugars and coconut. It falls into the category of a non-ionic surfactant.

A surfactant is an organic compound that lowers the surface tension between liquids, or between a solid and a liquid. They are used as foaming agents, emulsifiers, conditioner, wetting agents, detergents and dispersants. Coco-Glucoside has a very low irritation score.

There are literally hundred of compounds that one can use as a surfactant and each is classified by its ionic behaviour in solutions:

Anionic – Anionic surfactants have a negative charge and are sometimes contaminated with nitrosamines, which are considered carcinogenic. However, the fall between cationic and non-ionic where toxicity levels are concerned.
Cationic – Cationic has a positive electrical charge and is considered toxic. You find them in hair conditioners but they were originally developed for thee fabric and paper industries as anti-static and softening compounds. Extended use of products using cationic surfactants can cause the hair to become brittle and dry. They are also synthetic and can be irritating to the skin and are considered the most toxic group of surfactants.
Amphoteric – Amphoteric (zwetterionic) is a synthetic surfactant that can have both positive and negative ions, depending on the waters pH. It has a low toxicity and are mild in action. They tend to be used in many personal care and household cleaning products. They respond to the alkalinity or acidity in water and can carry negative, positive or no charge at all.
Non-ionic – Non-ionic surfactants have no ionic charge and is the mostly widely used in many products.

So, why are non-ionic surfactants better? They are derived naturally, have minimal irritation to the skin. This is why Jules of the Earth uses Coco-Glucoside as its surfactant agent in its foaming products, like its Body Wash. Its an ingredient that is considered to be compatible with all skin types and is gentle enough to be used in many baby products.

What is coco-glucoside used in:

Shampoos, such as anti-dandruff, anti-seborrheac, conditioners and frequent use products
Dermatological liquid soaps
Sensitive skin cleansers
Shaving foams
Bubble baths
Shower gels
Body wash
Cleansers
Bath oils
Wipes

Benefits of coco-glucoside

Mainly, coco-glucoside works to increase the capacity or foaming in a solution and has been found to be particularly useful in many hair care products sue to its ability to smooth the structure of the hair shaft, making it more manageable. Its a surfactant that is more easily rinsed off the body and doesn’t contain impurities. It can maintain the skins balance without drying it out, is easily biodegradable, environmentally friendly and had been proven to be very mild.

I’ve used other Body Washes that used different surfactants in their ingredients and many of these would leave my skin feeling dried out afterwards, left a film or residue, or left my skin feeling irritated, and I don’t have sensitive skin. This is why I switched to Jules of the Earth and her products. She pairs all natural ingredients that work in harmony with your skin and hair to keep it in balance and leave it feeling clean and soft afterwards, with no residue left behind.

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About the author – Sherry MacBeth is both a website creator and content writer for many blogs and websites. You can find her services and pricing at http://earthspirittarot.com/faeryscribe/

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Body Wash Or Bar Soaps?

Are you a body wash person or a soap person? Personally, I like body washes. Soap tends to leave my skin feeling dry unless its a good all natural soap. There are some body washes though that can leave your skin feeling less than moisturised. For me, a good body wash should not only clean your skin but leave it feeling soft, refreshed and smelling good. That is exactly what you get when you use one of Jules of the Earth’s Body Washes, and they come in several lovely fragrances, such as Citrus Delight, Black Fig & Sultana, Blue Amberwood, Bluebell, and English Rose. Black Fig & Sultana is my favourite because it has a nice earthy smell to it.

One of the main ingredients used in this body wash is Glycerin, which is a humectant. Humectants work by attracting moisture to the skin. Also used is Coco Glucoside, which is derived from raw, renewable materials like coconut oil, is completely bio-degradable and is what helps give this body wash its lovely foaming capabilities. The moisturising and skin conditioning agent, Sodium Coco sulphate, contains natural purified fatty alcohols that are derived from natural coconut oil. The fragrances are made with essential oils and not heavy perfumes like a lot of scented body washes. The result is a gentler body wash that moisturises while it cleanses.

So, body wash or bar soaps? Is there really a big difference? Let’s take a look.

Body wash is easier to use. Bar soaps can get slippery in the shower or bath and I can’t tell you ow many times I’ve dropped a bar of soap and nearly stepped on it in the process of trying to retrieve it! I’ve also noticed that soaps can fall apart on you. And don’t get me started on the amount of residue you have to scrape off a soap dish.

Body wash on the other hand is easy to use, apply and won’t leave a mess behind. I also find that they lather up better than a bar soap. Body wash is also very versatile. A natural body wash can also be used for your hair if it foams well, as is the case with the body wash I get from Jules of the Earth. While washing your tresses with body wash daily is not recommended, it can still come in handy when you don’t want to pack several bottles in a bag. I’ve also used my body wash as a bubble bath when I’ve run out because it foams so well. And, it can double up as a lovely scented hand wash too.

Another pro of using a body wash is that you can create your own exfoliating sugar or salt scrub to get rid of dead dry skin. Just add some to the liquid body wash and viola! Instant body scrub and cleanser all in one.

If you have a few people sharing a bathroom and hygiene products, body wash is a better alternative than a bar of soap that has been sitting around in a soap dish and used by everyone. It can be all too easy to transfer a skin rash or skin ailment through sharing a bar of soap.

I’ve found that using a good body wash is great for moisturising, especially those that use natural ingredients, as is the case with Jules of the Earth’s body wash products. It makes it gentler on the skin than some bar soaps and commercial body wash products. This means the skins natural oils aren’t stripped away to leave you with that “squeaky” but dry feeling. Most bar soaps tend to have a higher pH than body washes do, but there are some good glycerine based bar soaps that can be good for dry skin too, a product that Jules of the Earth also creates by the way. So, body washes tend to be less acidic for the skin.

When it comes to choosing between a body wash or bar soaps it really comes down to your skin type, needs and preferences. I love a good scented body wash but also like products that use natural ingredients. This is why I find the body wash created by Jules of the Earth the perfect blend for my skin. Its gentle on the skin but cleanses very well and leaves me with soft skin that has a lovely light scent, which lasts for hours.

About the author – Sherry MacBeth is both a website creator and content writer for many blogs and websites. You can find her services and pricing at http://earthspirittarot.com/faeryscribe/

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Olive Oil – More Than Just For Cooking

As I hit my 40’s I started to notice some changes, mainly that everything seems to be getting dryer, like my skin, nails and hair. I tried using some of the popular products on the market for a while but they just didn’t seem to do the trick or the effects didn’t last very long. So I began doing some research into more natural moisturisers and one that I kept coming across was good old fashioned olive oil!

Olive oil is one of the main ingredients that plays an important role in the diets of the people living in the Mediterranean. Many studies have shown that the populations living in that region have a life expectancy that is much longer, as well as having a lower risk of high blood pressure, heart disease and strokes, in comparison to Northern Europeans and North Americans.

Olive oil isn’t just for consumption though. It has many medicinal benefits that make it great for soothing and softening the skin, managing one’s hair and being used as a natural sunscreen. I was really happy when I found that Jules Of The Earth used olive oil as an ingredient in her Foot Cream! Olive oil itself doesn’t just sit on the skin in an oily mess either. Our skin just soaks it up because its so close to our own skin oils. So what else can this amazing oil do for us?

Heals Burns and Wounds Faster

Olive oil is packed full of essential fatty acids and vitamins that work towards speeding up the healing process for burns. It works by supplying the skin with essential nutrients while discouraging any harmful organism from causing the wound to become infected. You can also consume olive oil regularly in your diet to help heal from the inside out too!

Healthy Skin and Hair

When using natural products like olive oil, our skin and hair gets a natural glow and shine to it. Olive oil is used in many organic cosmetics and skin products, like Jules’s Foot Cream, and works as a topical treatment for alleviating skin conditions, such as eczema and psoriasis. Its even been used by Mum’s for diaper rash and to relieve cradle cap. A weekly hot olive treatment for the hair can keep your hair looking healthy and feeling soft and more manageable. Many pregnant woman have turned to olive oil to reduce the scaring caused by stretch marks during pregnancy.

Ancient Athletes

The athletes of Ancient Greece prized olive oil for its ability to protect and sooth their skin as well as relaxing their muscles. It was such a popular treatment that Athenians would make it available freely to all of the participants in their sporting events. Ancient Greeks were aware of olive oil’s therapeutic value in reducing muscle fatigue, preventing sports related injuries, and improving the flexibility and strength of the skin.

A Natural Sunscreen

People all over the globe have used olive oil as a natural sunscreen for thousands of years because olive oil has an SPF rating that is higher than other natural oils. A study done by Pharmacognosy Research gave it an SPF rating of 8 and it provides a medium level of protection. It also contains polyphenols, a class of antioxidants whose properties promote the health when consumed. Applied to the skin, polyphenols assist in preventing damage related to age and the environment, like those fine lines and wrinkles we all try to avoid as we get older.

Olive oil has Vitamin A and E, which are great for the skin and helps to soften and protect it. It can be used for any skin type and is perfect for those of us with really dry skin. I’ve noticed my feet have gotten dryer over the years but since I started using Jules of the Earth’s Foot Cream, which contains olive oil, I’ve had less problems with cracked heels and flaky toes! You should give it a try if your feet are in need of some care and attention.

About the author – Sherry MacBeth is both a website creator and content writer for many blogs and websites. You can find her services and pricing at http://earthspirittarot.com/faeryscribe/

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Peppermint Oil – More Than Just A Flavouring

Peppermint, who doesn’t love that refreshing taste and soothing scent? Its been used in so many ways as a flavour additive in food, teas and drinks, and to scent things like soap, shampoo and cosmetics. But it also has some pretty awesome health benefits as well. The oil itself is derived from the peppermint plant, which is a cross between spearmint and water mint. Its a plant that thrives in North America and Europe, and one that Jules uses in some of her products, like her Foot Cream.

Peppermint has antimicrobial, antiviral, antifungal, analgesic, antioxidant, antiedema and radioprotective properties. Its one of the oldest herbs used for its medicinal properties in Europe, but other historical information has dated its use as far back as ancient Japanese and Chinese folk medicine. We can even find it mentioned in Greek mythology and in documentation that dates as far back as 1,000 BC, with the oil and plants being found in a number of Egyptian pyramids. Along with lavender, peppermint oil is one of the most versatile of the essential oils that is used worldwide today.

Its the antifungal and antimicrobial properties, along with it ability to cool the skin that makes it a wonderful ingredient in Jules of the Earth’s Foot Cream. Rubbing the cream into tired feet has an instantaneous cooling and soothing affect, and it can help fight against foot fungal infections.

Peppermint Oil can be used both topically as a cream or ointment, and orally as a supplement. There is some evidence that points to its ability to relieve the symptoms of heartburn, indigestion and IBS. As a supplement it has been used for a variety of conditions and symptoms, such as:

  • Nausea
  • Morning sickness
  • Vomiting
  • Upper gastrointestinal tract and bile duct cramping
  • Diarrhoea
  • Gassy stomach
  • Small intestine bacterial over growth
  • Coughs
  • Colds
  • Mouth and throat inflammation
  • Respiratory and sinus inflammation
  • Menstrual ailments
  • Problems with gallbladder and liver

As a topical ointment it helps to relieve:

  • Headaches
  • Nerve and muscle pain
  • Toothaches and inflammation in the mouth
  • Itching
  • Allergic rashes
  • Joint problems
  • As a repellent for mosquitoes

It also works in its oil form when used as a vapour that you can inhale for treating cough and cold symptoms. Doctors have used it as an addition to barium solutions in order to relax the colon when administering barium enemas.

  • Stomach Problems – Peppermint oil has long been used as an effective and safe alternative to medications, such as Buscopan, to help alleviate spasms in the colon. It works by allowing gas to pass more easily. It has a soothing and calming effect on an upset stomach and for indigestion, with many people using it in tea form to treat these ailments.

  • Respiratory Problems – The oil can be used as a decongestant and expectorant, working to break down and clear up phlegm in the respiratory tract when it is used in vapour form or as a chest rub. Inhalation of the vapour has proven to alleviate inflammation that has occurred as a result of tuberculosis. The rosmarinic acid in the oil can also be used for asthma by curbing chemicals that cause inflammation in this condition.

  • Reliving Pain – Peppermint oil has long been used to help relive pain in sore muscles when added to a bath or as a massage oil. For headaches, you can dab the oil on a cloth r on your wrist and inhale it or massage the oil into the temples.

  • Skin and Hair Health Benefits – When you mix peppermint oil in body washes, massage oils, creams and shampoo the antimicrobial and antiseptic help to cool the skin while eliminating lice and dandruff. Its ability to aid the skins oil secretions helps in preventing acne and added to lip balm it can help heal dry cracked lips.

  • Dental Hygiene – Used as a mouthwash, peppermint oil helps to prevent bad breath and can be more effective that chlorhexidine, a chemical used in most mouthwashes, to prevent biofilm from developing on the teeth, which causes cavities.

  • Herpes Treatments – Some studies have shown that, when applied topically, peppermint oil had a beneficial effect on the drug resistant herpes simplex virus. Peppermint oil is lipophilic in nature and is able to be easily absorbed through the skin, which makes it an ideal treatment against the herpes infection, which is a reoccurring condition.

  • Cancer Related Treatments – Nausea caused by chemotherapy can be treated using peppermint oil as a substitute for the drugs normally used for chemo induced nausea. Its also been used to treat hot flashes that some women experience after breast cancer treatments.

  • Stress Reduction – Peppermint has an energizing effect, which is why it is used to help manage stress and help with nervous disorders and mental fatigue.

Peppermint Oil is just one of natures amazing plants that Jules of the Earth uses in many of her products, such as her Foot Cream and Pulse Point roll ons. So, if you are on your feet a lot and need something to sooth and revitalize them at the end of a hard day, Jules’ Foot Cream is the perfect thing to do the job!

About the author – Sherry MacBeth is both a website creator and content writer for many blogs and websites. You can find her services and pricing at http://earthspirittarot.com/faeryscribe/

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Keeping Your Feet Summer Ready

We spend so much time looking after our skin to achieve that healthy glow so many crave. Whether its our face or body, we have a regime that usually includes washing, exfoliating and moisturising each day and night. However, the one area that seems to get the most neglect is our feet. When you think about it, our feet are an integral part of our body. They hold all of the weight of our body, allow us to travel far and wide and basically take a beating every day. So why don’t they get the love and care that they deserve?

The health of your feet can affect the overall health of your body. When you suddenly find you can’t use them due to foot pain or injury it affects your mobility, functionality and quality of life more than you realize. Our feet act as shock absorbers to the body, adapt quickly to uneven surfaces and propel our body forward. They also spend an awful lot of time shoved in thick socks and tight shoes.

Taking care of our feet is a preventative measure against things like foot fungal infections, dry and painfully cracked heels, and ingrown toenails. With it being summer, many of us want to walk around barefoot or wear sandals, but won’t because of how their feet look. Summer makes it the perfect time to give your feet an overhaul and get them back into sandal wearing shape for those lazy beach days and board-walk strolls.

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Jules, owner of Jules Of The Earth, knows just how important taking care of our feet can be. This is why she has worked so hard to create a Foot Cream that soothes and keeps the feet moisturised. This rich and sensuous Foot Cream, which you can find in her Holistic Range at http://julesoftheearth.co.uk/holistic.htm works wonders for even the most neglected of feet, and this I can say from experience, because I have been using her Foot Cream for well over a year now. I had the worst dry, cracked, flaky and calloused feet you could imagine. I used Jules Of The Earth’s Foot Cream in combination with her pumice foot soap and after a couple of weeks my feet started to look and feel better.

The Foot Cream uses a combination of Rice Bran, Grapeseed and Olive Oils as a base, with some zesty lemon and refreshing peppermint essential oils that all work to give your feet that cooling sensation with a spark of zest to liven up those achy tired feet. It all works to bring back the supple and soft skin that makes feet look beautiful and sandal ready for the summer.

Of course there are other steps you need to take to get your feet in tip top condition. Getting a pedicure can get those toenails looking fab again, not to mention how relaxing having a pedicure and foot massage can be. Most places will let you bring your own creams as well, so you can take along Jules of the Earth’s Foot Cream to be applied after your pedicure.

One thing to steer clear of are flip flops. They offer very little in the way of support for your feet and can often result in arch and heel pain when worn for too long. A nice sturdy sandal is a better option. Or, if you can go barefoot and want to to dress up your feet a bit, why not try some Barefoot Sandals? These, like regular sandals, allow your feet to breath and encourage a more natural walking stance.

If you have really hard skin or stubborn callouses you may need to take a bit of extra care. Soaking your feet can help soften the skin and make it ready for using a pumice stone or other callous and hard skin remover. Moisturise well afterwards and make sure you keep those feet moisturised each day to prevent them from becoming over dry again. Its also a good idea to exfoliate your feet once a week. You can make your own exfoliator using a bit of sugar and a few drops of water to create a paste that you can rub all over your feet, making them feel smoother and polished.

Do you have tired feet from walking around in your new summer wedges all day? Treat your feet to an easy foot massage by using a tennis or golf ball. All you need to do is rub the ball starting from the heels and working up to the toes. Spend a bit of extra time on those sore areas and then top off with Jules of the Earth’s cooling and soothing Foot Cream. Your toes and heals will feel better in no time.

Our feet can become hot and inflamed in the summer, especially if we wear socks and enclosed shoes all day. A good way to bring down the swelling you may experience in your toes is to give them a soak in some ice water. You can add an essential oil of your choice, like rose or soothing lavender. Bear in mind that soaking in water can still leave feet dehydrated and dry, so make sure you moisturise well after your soak.

It won’t take long to get your feet back in shape, whether you are getting them ready for the summer or dealing with the daily abuse we give our poor feet each day. By sticking to a daily regime you are not only keeping your feet healthy but you are preventing them from some of the common foot ailments many experience.

Make sure you stop by next week because we’ll be talking about the ingredients that Jules uses for her Foot Cream and why they are so good for the skin!

About the author – Sherry MacBeth is both a website creator and content writer for many blogs and websites. You can find her services and pricing at http://earthspirittarot.com/faeryscribe/

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Rosey’s Story

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Part of the Jules of the Earth range is one called Rosey’s Range. Rosey has played a special part in Jule’s life and has inspired this range for animals.

In 1999 Rosey came to live with Jules, she was 10 months old. She was welcomed as part of the family, but something didn’t seem right. Jules was certain that Rosey was in pain when walking. She put all her weight on her front paws when walking.

At 18 months Rosey was diagnosed with severe arthritis, probably caused by poor nutrition when she was very young. The vet advised that she was put to sleep as this was the worst case he had ever seen.

Jules took the time to think about what to do next as she already loved Rosey and felt that she was a huge part of the family. The vet started treatment of 9 steroid tablet per day.

Jules came home and immediately hit the books, looking for possible treatments and came across the use of a magnetic collar in the treatment of arthritis as well as Devil’s Claw.

Within weeks Jules could see an improvement in Rosey’s walking, she was walking on all four paws and putting weight on her back legs.

Having been told by the specialist vet that the effect of the collar was only psychosomatic, Jules decided that the best course of action was to get a second opinion. After discussing options with her original vet, it was decided that Rosey did not need to be on the steroids any longer and she was weaned of over the following year.

Over this time Jules noticed that Rosey would help herself to vegetables from the garden. She would discard the root and the head and eat only the stalk, it did not take Jules long to realise that she was self-medicating. Again Jules hit the books and discovered that cauliflower and broccoli contain MSM (Methylsulfonylmethane) which is natural source of pain relief.

As well as using vegetables to self-medicate, Rosey loved to bash the lavender plants in the garden and then she would stand back and enjoy the aroma. Rosey’s reaction to herbs and essential oils led Jules to research their uses and Jules often says that Rosey started her off on the path to Jules of the Earth.

For years after Jules was advised to have Rosey put to sleep, alternative medicines had allowed her to live a normal, healthy life. She ran and she jumped and she played and was fitter and healthier than a lot of dogs half her age!

Sadly Rosey passed away in 2012. Jules created Rosey’s Range in her memory.

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A New Soap For You

Jules has been experimenting with her soap recipe over the past few weeks and she has decided that Coconut Milk is the way to go! This will also mean that the entire range of Jules of the Earth products are Vegan Friendly!!!!

All new batches of soap will be made with this luxurious new ingredient. Soap from The Simple Range is already being made with Coconut milk so I thought that it might be an idea to tell you all about the benefits of coconut milk in your regular skincare routine.

Often confused with coconut water, which is the liquid harvested by breaking coconut shells. Coconut milk is actually harvested from the flesh of the coconut through a grating and pressing process.

For centuries coconut milk has been used as a natural remedy for many minor cuts, burns and rashes. Coconut milk soap is still used as an extremely effective way of addressing skin conditions such as dermatitis, eczema, and psoriasis. 

Coconut milk has amazing soothing and moisturising properties and can actually replace moisture in dehydrated skin. Using it regularly will help to combat dryness and promote a healthy glowing skin. Using coconut milk soap is the perfect way to get the health benefits of coconut milk into your skin.

The application of products containing coconut milk can actually improve your skin’s elasticity, due to it’s copper and vitamin C content. This fantastic ingredient is capable of maintaining flexibility and elasticity of both the skin and blood vessels, thus preventing wrinkles, sagging skin and age spots. Yes you heard me right, coconut milk can actually slow down the aging process!

The high fat content and fatty acids contribute towards the intense hydration of your skin and coconut milk offers a deep clean without stripping your skin of it’s natural oils. 

It’s Vitamin E content, when used regularly can promote the healing of severely dry, chapped or chafed skin, encouraging the restoration of it’s original smooth condition.

I think having read this you will agree with us that a change to coconut milk is definitely going to benefit your skin!

 

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Creating The Magic

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Jules’ Lab

We are often asked where Jules gets her recipes from. 

‘Does she get them from Google?’

‘Is it just adding smells to cream or soap bases?’

Very few people realise that all of the products she makes, she does so from scratch in her lab.

Here is a little taster of the process Jules goes through to make that perfect product.

The first thing that Jules has to think about is what she is going to make. This may be something from her never-ending ‘To-Do List’ or it could be something that someone has requested. She then has to consider who it is for; men, women, the elderly, pregnant women or children, etc. Recently someone asked if Jules could make a shampoo for frizzy hair so we will use that as our first example.

Jules already has a shampoo base recipe that is tried and tested so she will probably decide to use that as the base for the new shampoo (she is always looking at ways to improve her existing recipes so this may change from time to time). She will then need to research which natural ingredients are good for frizzy hair. She does this using books as well as the internet. Having chosen her ingredients from the options she has come up with she will then make her shampoo and wash her hair!

11329677_755128641268281_379513471_nYup, you heard me right! Jules tests all of her products on herself before she allows anyone else to try them. After washing her hair, Jules checks for any signs of allergies or reactions to the ingredients. She doesn’t have frizzy hair herself, so she thinks of people she knows with frizzy hair and asks them to try it for her to see if it works. These guinea-pigs are regularly asked for progress reports and feedback on

a) what is good about the product, 

b) whether it works and

c) if there is any way that she can improve it.

She then adjusts her recipe accordingly (if required) and trials start again. Once she is happy with the feedback, she launches the product.

Now when she is developing a cream, the process is more complex and can take a lot longer. Jules still has to think about who the product is for and what there skin type or skin condition is. Do they have dry skin? Do they suffer with eczema? 

She then reaches for her favourite book which contains all the secrets of 32 different vegetable oils and she reads. She looks through each and every oil in the book until she has chosen eight oils that have properties that suit the product she is making. Once she has her eight chosen oils, she has to research them in greater detail and narrow them down to just three. Then it’s time to decide which would be best suited to the role of the dominant oil in the product and works out a recipe. Obviously, she has to check that she has the oils in stock (Jules loves trying new oils, so they are often not in stock), before she can move on to the next step. If no then she orders them and waits impatiently.11349047_755128644601614_303684917_n

Once the parcel arrives, Jules gets to do her favourite thing in the world and make a mess … only joking … she gets to make the recipe for the first time and try the cream to check for allergies and reactions. She then starts the trial process that we talked about earlier and once that is complete she can go on to market the product.

Hopefully this has given you insight into the developing process of a Jules of the Earth product and shows you how much love and care is put into getting the product just right for you! To be honest, Jules very rarely makes a new product for herself these days – all of her products really are made with you in mind!

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A Therapeutic Light

Jules is busy at work in her lab at the moment developing some new scents for the next Jules of the Earth product which will be available very soon.

Aromatherapy candles are coming your way!

Made with the finest quality soy wax these candles are being developed to enhance your relaxation time, help you sleep and give you that energy boost you need.

As well as all of your favourite fragrances from both the Core Range and the Holistic Range, Jules has also developed a range of scents that are exclusive to the Candle Range.

Lavender – to help you to relax, ease your headache and sooth your blocked sinuses.

Rosemary – to improve your memory and increase your mental alertness.

Sleepy Time – An exclusive blend of lavender, chamomile and bergamot to help you to drift off in to a relaxing sleep.

Breathe Easy – Eucalyptus and peppermint especially blended to help ease congestion and make breathing that bit easier.

Invigorate – Orange and Grapefruit to help give you that zest for life!

All fragrances will be available in tins, glass apothecary jar or as tea lights to use with your favourite candle holder.

Photos will be posted as soon as they are available.

WBody Cremee would also like to introduce you to JOTE Body Creme. A combination of shea butter, rice bran oil and coconut oil makes up this gorgeous Jules of the Earth soft Body Creme.

Every element of this wonderfully rich treat for dry skin has been put together using the best natural ingredients. Jules has created a delicately balanced formula that will penetrate deep down into your skin, leaving it healthy and feeling baby soft.

The latest addition to the Core Range is available in all of your favourite Core Range fragrances it can be made to match or to compliment your favourite bubble bath or body wash.

 

Contact your JOTE Product Consultant for more information.

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