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A toner? Do i really need one?

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Here at White Rabbit Skincare, we're frequently asked "what is a toner?" and, more often "do I really need one?" Unfortunately, due to somewhat outdated information, many people are often advised that toners are an unnecessary or optional step in the skincare routine, but we disagree, as they can provide some really amazing benefits to your skin. So, what is a toner and when do I use it? Toners are liquid products, designed to be used after cleansing and before moisturising - for example we remove makeup with our Lime & Coconut Cleansing Water, do a deep cleanse with the...

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Extending the Olive Branch...

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Beeswax has traditionally been used in products (from candles to lip balm) for hundreds of years, but as a vegan, bee-loving company, White Rabbit Skincare sought out an alternative to this, and use olive wax instead! Olive Wax is obtained from a process of blending different fractions directly from olive oil to produce a hard wax, similar to beeswax. No chemicals or foreign matter are used in this process, ensuring its purity and thus making it an ideal choice for use in natural skincare products. Indeed, beekeepers in many countries use pesticide strips to protect the bees from parasites, and as such beeswax...

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Guest Post: Skin Friendly Foods

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Today's AMAZING informative blog post is by Amie from The Curvaceous Vegan blog (all other social media links are, as always, linked at the bottom of the post).  When you first go out, your skin is the first thing a person will see, and not only that you skin helps to keep you healthy, so it is important to take the time to look after your skin at the same time. Not only that there are lots of things that can effect our skin, for example, what we eat, what we drink, the chemicals we have in our foods, whether...

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Busy Chilli Recipe

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Contratory to belief, vegan recipes do not need to be bland - as the following recipe from the lovely Emily from Dystopic.co.uk (social media links are included at the bottom of the page) perfectly illustrates! This is a great dish if you get in tired and hungry from work and just want to chuck loads of things in a pan and be done with it. It's delicious, hearty and packed with loads of nutrients such as protein, iron, vitamin C and fibre. It's also great to make when entertaining - even meat-eaters will be satisfied with this! Ingredients Dash of olive oil...

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Palm Oil and Our Planet

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As part of a new exciting series on White Rabbit Skincare, we will have a variety of fantastic guest writers contributing posts to our blog. First off is Laura from Champagne or Lemonade, a beauty and lifestyle blogger who is discussing the very important issue of palm oil - also very relevant as today is World Orangutan Day! Laura's other contact/social media links are also listed at the end of the blog post. Photo credit: orangutan.com   Take a look at some footage of orangutans, whether in the wild, or in captivity (sadly, the latter is likely to be more prevalent). They are...

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