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Discover expert skincare tips and advice, focusing on ethical vegan skincare infused with essential oils. Enhance your natural beauty with our cruelty-free, plant-based solutions for a radiant, healthy complexion.

What is Neroli Essential Oil? Uses & Benefits for...

Posted on 20/05/2024

Neroli essential oil, derived from the blossoms of the bitter orange tree, is renowned for its enchanting...

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Understanding Your Skin Type: A Comprehensive Guide

Posted on 11/04/2024

For a skincare regime to be effective, it's crucial to be familiar with your skin type. This guide delves...

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Embracing Self-Care: A Journey to Wellbeing

Posted on 01/03/2024

Self-care is a deliberate choice to gift yourself with people, places, things, events, and opportunities...

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Sensual Essential Oils & Tips For Valentine's Day

Posted on 05/02/2024

This Valentine's Day, why not try something different? Dim the lights put some seductive essential oils...

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Embracing Natural Skincare Resolutions

Posted on 03/01/2024

As we progress through the year, it’s important to uphold the skincare resolutions we've embarked...

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Vegan Skincare for Veganuary

Posted on 01/01/2024

Veganuary is an idea that promotes veganism by encouraging people to follow a vegan lifestyle for the...

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The Ultimate Guide to Vegan Beauty Gifts This Christmas

Posted on 07/11/2023

Christmas resonates differently with everyone – some see it as a time for spiritual connection, others...

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The Power of Neroli Essential Oil

Posted on 03/11/2023

Rejuvenating, relaxing, and restoring—Neroli essential oil is not just a feast for the senses with...

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7 Essential Oils That Will Make Your Home Smell Like...

Posted on 19/10/2023

What exactly defines the scent of Christmas? Festive fragrances can vary widely depending on your family's...

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Everything You Need To Know About Geranium Essential...

Posted on 21/09/2023

In the ever-evolving world of vegan skincare, certain essential oils stand steadfast, consistently proving...

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Understanding Citrus Essential Oils

Posted on 15/08/2023

The next time you eat a fresh orange, squeeze a portion of the peel with the colourful side out. You'll...

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How Aromatherapy Can Help Stress Headaches

Posted on 04/08/2023

Sadly, we can't resolve the problems that face the world today, but our therapeutic aromatherapy blends...

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Guide: Vitamin E and Skincare

Posted on 26/06/2023

Uncover the potential of vitamin E in skincare. Explore its ability to combat free radicals, moisturise,...

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Why Choose Alpha Hydroxy Acids

Posted on 17/05/2023

The word "acids" often intimidates people when it comes to skincare, but fear not. Alpha Hydroxy Acids...

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How I Use Essential Oils to Keep My Eczema Under Control

Posted on 09/05/2023

This blog comes from an Oleo convert, who reveals why essential oils and Oleo have helped keep her eczema...

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A Fresh Look at Deodorants: How to Avoid Harmful Chemicals...

Posted on 03/04/2023

We'll take a look at the ingredients and what they do for commercially produced antiperspirants against...

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What Does Moisturising Do? The Long-term Benefits...

Posted on 23/03/2023

When it comes to skincare, there are a few things that everyone knows: cleanse, tone, and moisturise....

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More Than A Beautiful Fragrance

Posted on 03/03/2023

Fragrance can actually play a role in enhancing your well-being as the power of scent can be used to...

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Using Essential Oils To Help During Exam Time

Posted on 01/03/2023

Why not utilise the powers of essential oils to help calm the mind and aid concentration during exam...

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What are the Benefits of Choosing Handmade Vegan Soap

Posted on 07/02/2023

If you've ever thought about using handmade vegan soaps, many benefits should convince you.

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Skincare Resolutions To Make For The New Year

Posted on 01/01/2023

2023 is almost upon us and that can only mean one thing - it's time to start those New Year's resolutions.

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Adjusting Your Skincare As You Age

Posted on 01/12/2022

Ageing is a fact of life, but that doesn’t mean you have to sit back and let the passing of time play...

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Support Local This Holiday Season

Posted on 22/11/2022

It would be something of an understatement to say that we are living in uncertain times. In light of...

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What Is The Difference Between Vegan, Natural And...

Posted on 07/11/2022

Is your moisturiser natural? And is your shampoo actually vegan? How do you really know whether or not...

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Warming Essential Oils For Colder Months

Posted on 31/10/2022

Essential oils can awaken your senses, lift your spirits and warm cold feet through winter, and since...

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How Aromatherapy Oils Can Help With Anxiety

Posted on 05/10/2022

Let us look at the benefits of aromatherapy oils and how their natural essence can help ease stress...

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The Only Hand Skincare Regime You'll Ever Need

Posted on 13/09/2022

Our hands are one of the first places to show signs of ageing. Most of us understand the need for a...

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What Are The Best Vegan Hair Products For Curly Hair?

Posted on 02/08/2022

We will look at the advantages of using vegan hair care products and conditioners for curly hair. Explore...

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5 Ingredients to Avoid in Skin and Body Care Products

Posted on 11/07/2022

We take a look into the chemicals and ingredients that we think you should avoid in body care and skincare....

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What is Bakuchiol & Squalane Oil? Everything you need...

Posted on 10/06/2022

If you use skin care products regularly, you've probably heard of retinol for the wide array of benefits...

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How Choosing Vegan Products Is Better For The Environment

Posted on 04/05/2022

While it's true that animal cruelty is a major concern when it comes to animal-based beauty products,...

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Is Beeswax Vegan-Friendly? Everything You Need To...

Posted on 11/04/2022

Beeswax is used extensively in cosmetics which are often labelled as 'natural'. It's important to remember...

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Tips to Help Prevent Stretch Marks During Pregnancy

Posted on 21/12/2021

Like any scar, stretch marks are permanent, but treatment may make them less noticeable. Treatment can...

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Natural Ingredients to Help with Dry Skin

Posted on 21/10/2021

A complete guide for the best natural ingredients to help with dry skin.

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Top Tips for Healthy Winter Skin

Posted on 04/10/2021

Winter can wreak havoc on your skin - making it dry, itchy and irritated. Cold, blustery conditions...

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Massage In Pregnancy

Posted on 28/09/2021

Prenatal massages are adapted for the anatomical changes you go through during pregnancy. As your shape...

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Dealing with Stress

Posted on 14/08/2021

Stress has become a ubiquitous part of our world these days. Longer working hours, being constantly...

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Moving Out of Lockdown

Posted on 20/07/2021

The outbreak of Covid-19 has disrupted normal life. With the imposed restrictions, our daily routines...

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The Benefits of Sports Massage

Posted on 18/06/2021

Like it or not, the sporting season is well and truly upon us. Whether you are a keen participant in...

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The Challenges of a Small Business Trying to be Eco...

Posted on 25/05/2021

As a relatively small manufacturer of beauty products, it would be easy for me to think that any effort...

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Top 10 Tips For The Perfect Skincare Routine

Posted on 13/04/2021

Top tips to help you develop a skincare routine that works for you and, most importantly, one that you...

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A healthier life & a more eco-friendly future

Posted on 07/04/2021

I think I live a fairly sustainable lifestyle, but I also think, probably like many people, that it...

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Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Posted on 18/03/2021

It goes without saying that recycling plays an important role in the day-to-day running of Oleo. The...

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Gifted Wrapped and in time for Mother's Day

Posted on 05/03/2021

Whether you are buying for your mother, are a mum yourself, or know someone who might be missing theirs,...

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Cherish her always

Posted on 25/02/2021

Don't wait for one day a year to show your Mum how much you love her.

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Buying for your significant other on Valentines

Posted on 05/02/2021

I’m definitely not taking the insane risk of buying either jewellery or clothing… so, if you’re...

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Lockdown 3.0 Update

Posted on 06/01/2021

Another lockdown has been announced and is in effect here in the UK. With that said, Oleo Bodycare will...

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Last Order Dates for Christmas 2020

Posted on 09/12/2020

You can still purchase your fragrant, therapeutic toiletries from us online. Whether it's for yourself...

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Lockdown 2.0 Update

Posted on 03/11/2020

Following the new government guidelines, Oleo Bodycare will continue to provide a full online service....

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Benefits of Aromatherapy

Posted on 23/10/2020

Aromatherapy is a holistic therapy that treats the mind, body and spirit. When essential oils are applied...

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The importance of environmentally friendly packaging...

Posted on 17/09/2020

Never before has the degradation of our environment been such a burning issue. We know that human behaviour...

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How to look after your skin this summer

Posted on 17/07/2020

When you dream about your skin in summer, you might envision it being tanned, smooth and glowing, but...

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Bridport Market Update

Posted on 02/06/2020

I'm delighted to finally be able to return to Bridport Market with a brand new pitch on Bucky Doo square,...

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Why Being Palm Oil-Free Matters

Posted on 28/05/2020

Originally from Africa, oil palms were introduced to Southeast Asia over a century ago, initially as...

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Why are vegan beauty products important?

Posted on 27/05/2020

We’re a pretty easy-going bunch here at Oleo—but we do have a few strict rules. Firstly, we don’t...

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Ordering By Phone

Posted on 24/03/2020

We will be taking phone orders on 01308 427651 Mon - Sat between 1pm and 7pm

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Working With Plymouth University

Posted on 09/03/2020

Amy Fry is a third year photography student at Plymouth University creating a magazine full of sustainable...

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How To Keep Your Hands Healthy During Cold Winter...

Posted on 06/11/2019

Our hands work hard throughout the day, and keeping them healthy and moisturised is really important...

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Introducing FREE Next Working Day Collections

Posted on 19/08/2019

Now you can collect your Oleo Bodycare order free of charge on the next working day from Bridport, Dorset.

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Why Using Natural Skincare Is The Best Route For Healthy...

Posted on 02/08/2019

Almost 60% of what we use on our skin gets absorbed into the body. Using natural skincare is not only...

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Everything You Need To Know About Citrus Essential...

Posted on 30/11/2018

CITRUS ESSENTIAL OILS – The next time that you eat a fresh orange, take a portion of the peel and...

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Frankincense Essential Oil

Posted on 31/10/2018

Frankincense is an essential oil that has been in demand since ancient times. From the Ancient Egyptians...

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Rose Essential Oil, All You Need To Know!

Posted on 21/09/2018

Rose essential oil has an unmistakable intoxicating aroma, it’s rich, sweet and flora. But aside from...

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Perfecting Your Hair with Natural Products

Posted on 18/12/2017

High street hair care products can be full of synthetic chemicals that strip the natural oils from your...

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The Health Benefits Of Frankincense Essential Oil

Posted on 29/11/2017

Frankincense is a woody, earthy, spicy and slightly fruity aroma is both calming and relaxing and is...

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Tips and Recipes For Natural Face Masks

Posted on 04/11/2017

The truth about face masks. Why you should use them, how often and how to make your very own at home!

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What You Need To Know About Sodium Lauryl Sulphate

Posted on 27/09/2017

Did you know that on average woman adds more than 200 chemicals to their skin daily, and more than 60%...

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This Is Why You Should Be Using Facial Oils

Posted on 24/06/2017

Today’s wave of eco-conscious beauty has sparked a surge of interest in facial oils

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Using Natural Remedies To Help You Sleep

Posted on 30/05/2017

As the evenings get lighter, you or a family member might be finding it more difficult to drift off...

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Creating the perfect massage routine at home

Posted on 12/03/2017

Not everyone can regularly fit a professional massage into their routine, but massage has invaluable...

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Why You Should Use Natural Deodorants

Posted on 15/02/2017

As somebody with sensitive and eczema prone skin, I’ve always struggled to find a gentle deodorant....

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Stress Relief with Essential Oils

Posted on 18/03/2015

From time to time we can all experience stress and anxiety. Our busy lives can stop us taking a moment...

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Oleo’s Top 6 Anti-ageing oils for Beautiful Skin

Posted on 03/03/2015

The beauty industry bombards us with ads for youth potions, scientifically proven formulas and jargon...

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Preventing/Treating Blackheads

Posted on 21/02/2015

Olivia, Oleo’s professional Aromatherapist, imparts some her wisdom on the subject of preventing/...

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