Holistic beauty

I don’t write articles about massage and wellness. Nevertheless, I love it because, in my opinion, it allows to really relax and feel better in our body and in our  head. I met Cécile Cotten  a few months ago thanks to Lucille (whose blog lgb-etc is great). I fell in love with Cécile’s wellbeing apporach which is completely in tune with my conception of beauty. At Cécile’s, everything is simple and natural and starts with understanding  deeply the patient’s needs….

Slowing down in the city

If this blog I created almost four years ago, has only one objective, it would be the one to learn to slow down, to live according to the seasons, either we live in the countryside or in the city … However, everyday, I struggle with this hard goal, often difficult to achieve …More and more intense work,  mental load (yes, the famous one), full agenda … In short, not easy  to slow down on a daily basis! But, to avoid…

Natural beauty

As you may have noticed, I am very much attached to natural products, especially when it comes to children’s care and health.  So what a pleasure to discover Saar Soleares, a very young Dutch brand that works with 100% organic and natural products! Essential oils, flowers and beeswax are the major components of all its products for our little ones, but also for moms. The textures are soft and fragranted, easy to apply. The founder, Saar, developed them as a family recipe…

Magical oils

This week, I would like to share with you a beautiful beauty finding : Les Huilettes, a skincare brand founded by two aromatheraphy-addicted women  : Pascale, pharmacist and aromatherapist, and Claire, who used to work in the marketing area. This fully organic and vegan brand uses aromatherapy to offer complete and effective facial and body treatments: Huilette Day, to energize and to protect the face, Huilette Night to restaure skin élasticité and to relax, and Huilette Body  to nourish, protect and tone the body. The combination…

Eve & Rose

A few weeks ago, I found this French young natural cosmetics brand for pregnant women and new mothers. With Eve & Rose, Bérangère Tissot-Favre has made some efficient but safe cosmetics for both mother and baby. The products are made from shea butter, macadamia or argan oil, aloe vera and vitamin E. All of them are free of essential oils, alcohol, parabens, phtalates, artificial colours and artificial fragrances. The range of products is the following : Precious body oil, anti-stretch mark Double…

Sweet little face

During wintertime, my kids are very sensitive to cold and wind and their skin is rapidly damaged. So, finding the right shower gel and skincare is very important for us to keep with a good skin! I discovered a few weeks ago a very new French kids cosmetics brand called Minois Paris. It proposes skincare, floral water and shower gel with great natural ingredients, such as orange blossom, honey, and calendula. I was very eager to teste these products! And it…

Summer vanity #2 : holiday essentials.

summer vanity : Guerlain, Sanaflore, Vichy, Aesop, Bioderma, Clinique - Sweet Cabane

Summer vanity #2 : holiday essentials. This is a very light but also very useful post before going on holidays! I talk about my favourite summer beauty products because all the SC family is soon going to have a rest… On the photo, the straw hat is from Sans Arcidet French brand and has been handmade in Madagascar.  All their straws hat are just so feminine and well-shaped! *** From left to right : Lipstick High Impact SPF 15 nr 23, Clinique :…

Adorable soaps

Love Soap, Enfance Paris, Sweet Cabane

Adorable soaps. Today, I’d like to talk to you about two young cosmetic brands I’ve found, both hand made and organic : Love Soap (made in Suffolk, UK) and Enfance Paris (made in Paris, France). These two young brands make bath products non only for toddlers but also for kids (and adults 😉 …) You can find both on  Sweet Cabane’s shop. LOVE SOAP This brand has been created by two young mothers from Suffolk (UK). The products are made from natural and organic ingredients…

Italian-inspired Night In

Night In à l'italienne - Sweet Cabane

Italian-inspired Night In. Hello! This Friday, I’d like to share a spécial moment, we really enjoy at home : Friday Night. It’s a moment when my darling and I love to relax and talk about the past week… It’s a kind of ‘Night In’ date! Here you can find some ideas to create a quiet and relaxed atmosphere. I’ve chosen the Italian theme, because I’m really fond of Italian culture : a book, a picture, some popular Italian songs… to…

Cocooning beauty products

Cocooning beauty products. Now, we’re defintely in the heart of Autumn : it’s cold and wet… Bouhh… Not what we can call a friendly weather!But take advantage of it, stay at home and take care of yourself more than you usually do! On Sunday evening, I have a beauty routine which permits to feel healthy and destressed… For the face Crème Tisane de Nuit by Caudalie : A light texture that smells like herbal tea : soft and soothing. You can…