The Mixstress Workshop | Peppermint and Frankincense Foot Scrub

The Mixstress Workshop | Peppermint and Frankincense Foot Scrub

It was only until recently after speaking to a journalist from The Sunday Times Style about my love for whipping up my own beauty products that I realised it’s been a very long time since I’ve shared a recipe – and so I…

The Mixstress Workshop | Dragonsblood Salt Scrub

The Mixstress Workshop | Dragonsblood Salt Scrub

Sometimes olive oil and a bit of salt doesn’t cut it, you need to take it up a notch. That’s where the Dragonsblood Salt Scrub comes in, and no it’s not special because it contains the blood of a certain mythical…

The Mixstress Workshop | Apricot, Watermelon & Peach Kernel Sugar Scrub

The Mixstress Workshop | Apricot, Watermelon & Peach Kernel Sugar Scrub

I think that by now you’d have gathered that I’m a complete and utter body scrub obsessive. I’m always mixing my own little concoctions and sharing them with you, and the latest body scrub I’ve whipped up is a skin smoothing…

Weekend Reads | Gettin' Scrubby With It!

Weekend Reads | Gettin’ Scrubby With It!

Exfoliation is an absolute must for me and I’ll use them nearly everyday, or if not then a body glove will do the trick. Whether a scrub is homemade in my kitchen or a luxury sugar polish from my favourite…

The Mixstress Workshop | Chocolatey Body Polish

The Mixstress Workshop | Chocolatey Body Polish

A couple of days ago, I was browsing the shelves of The Body Shop and was besotted with their new Chocomania Body Scrub which smells like a chocolatey dream! However after trying it, I came to find that it wasn’t as exfoliating as…

Product of the Month | LUSH Sugar Scrub

Product of the Month | LUSH Sugar Scrub

I think it’s an established fact that I have an obsession with body scrubs and I’ve tried ones that are ridiculously expensive but oh so good that you may have to live off baked beans for a month and I’ve…

The Body Shop Spa Wisdom Africa Ximenia & Salt Scrub

The Body Shop Spa Wisdom Africa Ximenia & Salt Scrub

I’m not a huge fan of The Body Shop’s body scrubs as they barely exfoliate anything at all and I like a body scrub that actually does something but their Spa Wisdom Africa Ximenia & Salt Scrub is truly nothing…

How I Brought Morocco to my London Bathroom!

How I Brought Morocco to my London Bathroom!

I’ve already thanked God for Morocco producing argan oil but another wonderful invention is the Moroccan hammam. Visiting a hammam and getting yourself scrubbed until your skin’s as smooth as a baby are one of the finer luxuries in life and if…

The Mixstress Workshop | Luxury Macadamia Vanilla Scrub

The Mixstress Workshop | Luxury Macadamia Vanilla Scrub

Bath time should be the time where you get to use the best products and for me, the best products are those that have unbeatable quality and smell absolutely beautifully. This recipe is inspired by the Sara Happ Vanilla Bean…