Author Archives: Crystal Fieldhouse

The Dirty Dozen Chemicals to Avoid in your Skincare

This post was originally published on the The Primal Shift. The Primal Shift is a podcast hosted by Crystal Fieldhouse and Jo Litton Click the player above to listen to this Podcast episode In today’s podcast episode we’re going to be talking low-tox skincare… because as the creator of Ecology Skincare, one of the most common […]

3 Reasons Why Skin Loves Grass-Fed Tallow (especially sensitive skin)

I thought plant-based ingredients were best for skin …right up until my skin started reacting to natural products. This was a couple of years before I launched Ecology Skincare (and the reason why I spent a year in R&D working on our first Ecology moisturisers) …I felt like I’d tried everything to either fix my […]

The Ultimate Paleo Guide to Nourishing Dry Skin with Natural Skincare

Which is why we put together this ultimate paleo guide. To help you nourish dry skin from the outside in with products that fit with your ethos. And to nourish your skin from within with paleo-friendly foods and self care practices. But first… DID YOU KNOW THERE ARE 2 TYPES OF DRY SKIN? Dry skin […]

Supercharging your Skincare Regime with the 180 Nutrition Boys

I had a chat with Guy and Stu on the 180 Nutrition Podcast about where we might be going wrong with our skin care routines and what we can do instead to simplify our skin care regime and support our skin from within. Check out the video below or listen to the episode here: We […]

Top 5 Beauty Benefits of Gelatin (#2 might surprise you!)

Why’s everyone talking about gelatin? Are you waiting for it to pass you by like so many health and beauty trends? The truth is that gelatin has been widely used for many years and is currently being rediscovered by the health and beauty community for its beauty benefits. Gelatin has been used in skin products […]

Top 10 Surprising Anti-ageing Superfoods for Healthy Skin

Some of these Anti-ageing Super Foods may be surprising to you because they’re not all leafy greens, citrus and berries… All of these 10 super foods support one or more of the 5 internal processes that promote healthy skin – the gut, liver, hormones, blood sugar balance or the skin itself. They’re also anti-inflammatory and many […]

How to Have Healthy Skin From Within

Our skin is the largest organ in our body and it’s intimately connected with so many underlying processes and systems that can affect the appearance and function of our skin. From our gut health, our hormonal balance and liver detoxification right through to our thoughts and feelings …our youthful outer glow is really a reflection […]

The 2 Processes that Speed up Visible Signs of Ageing and What you can do about it

There are two processes in the body that can seriously speed up the visible signs of aging on our skin. These two processes are Inflammation and Oxidation So what are these processes? How do they age us and what can we do about it? “Inflammation is your immune system’s response to any problematic substance that […]

What the worldwide Vanilla shortage means for Ecology Skincare

Vanilla is a beautiful ingredient …it’s aroma is warm, sweet and rich. The aroma of vanilla has even been shown to lift mood and generate feelings of wellbeing and calmness! Vanilla also has anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial properties, which can help to soothe and calm irritated skin and help with wound healing. This is why we […]

MBB#11: How a Healthy Glow is linked to Healthy Poo with Lynda Griparic

On this episode of Mind Body Beauty, we’re talking how and why our poo and bowel habits can affect our skin and our healthy glow with the lovely tea drinking yogini, Lynda Griparic. We chat about how constipation can even drive skin issues like acne and rosacea …and also what you can do about it. […]

The Perfect 20-minute Relaxing Self Care Ritual

Are the demands of your work, family and running a household leaving you feeling tense, strung out and beyond tired? Want to feel calmer, more relaxed and refreshed after a good night’s sleep? The pressures of trying to be a superwoman can leave you feeling wound up, stressed out and beyond tired! As a busy woman, I […]