Articles By: LA

Best of the Gorgeous Things blog

Best of the Gorgeous Things blog

We’re turning three this week! I’m so proud of all of us, Gorgeous Things blog turns three this week and it’s thanks to all of you that we made it this far. So a heartfelt thank you to everyone who reads this blog regularly or from time to time. It really has been such a […]

If strong language offends – do not click to read this post

If strong language offends – do not click to read this post

Just had to share this fabulous Facebook page. Now we all know that foul language isn’t clever or funny, it just shows a lack of vocabulary, right? Bah! Who cares, this is just a bit of FUN! Check it out >> Intelligent classy well educated women who say @#&% a lot —– My apologies to […]

Hooray for Hemp – Sustainable Fashion, Fibre and Skincare

Hooray for Hemp – Sustainable Fashion, Fibre and Skincare

Alright, I’ll admit it. Many years ago when I first heard about hemp being used to make clothes and skincare products I thought to myself, “isn’t there way more money in growing it to be smoked?” Didn’t even occur to me that it would be a completely different species of cannabis, didn’t even know there […]

Take the DailyWorth Savings Pledge

Take the DailyWorth Savings Pledge

The DailyWorth helps you to build your Net Worth with plain-English advice – Gorgeous Things joins their savings pledge for 2010.

Simple Guide for Returning to Natural Solutions

There’s no shortage of skincare brands, marketing, advertising and claims on the shelves in your local pharmacy, health food store or where ever it is you go to buy your beauty products. Underneath all the hype there are some fundamental guidelines you can follow when purchasing your skincare to ensure your ‘Natural’ or ‘Organic’ product is everything […]

Natural Beauty Treatments Good Enough to Eat

Cleopatra, the legendary Queen of Egypt was renowned for her exquisite complexion. She of course lived in a time when only plants, fruits and other natural ingredients like milk and honey were used to create beauty treatments. Our diet can also be a major contributor to our complexion, with that old adage – ‘you are […]

Get Organic in the Bedroom

Get Organic in the Bedroom

Everyday we’re exposed to a cocktail of toxins from the air we breathe, the food we eat and in the personal care products and cosmetics we use. With our busy and demanding lifestyles our rest and recuperation time would ideally be spent in the most favourable surroundings to have the maximum effect on our mind, body & soul. […]

For Healthy Skin try Mineral Make-Up

For Healthy Skin try Mineral Make-Up

Being someone that rarely leaves the house without a sweep of Mascara and a few dots of Concealer, I’ve consistently looked for make up that is both safe and natural. My sensitive skin means whatever I apply needs to be hypo-allergenic and free from chemical nasties, otherwise I’m red and blotchy within minutes. The best results […]

Sensitive Skin Needs Gentle Care & Protection

Everytime Gorgeous Things is involved in any kind of Wellbeing or MindBodySpirit Fair or Festival I’m always overwhelmed by the number of lovely ladies (& sometimes even gorgeous guys) who come up & tell me their story about living with Eczema, Psoriasis or Dermatitis. One gorgeous girl I met at a recent event in Sydney […]

Read Any Good Books Lately?

Read Any Good Books Lately?

Well, as a matter of fact I have. Whilst trying to reconcile my love of the web with my previous career in book publishing I’m often faced with the dilemma of no time for reading for enjoyment. I adore words, their subtleties and their use fascinates me and that fact that a well worded insult […]