Crush N Mix Blog

  • Essential Fatty Acids For Your Skin!

    Happy New Year everyone! First day of the year! We're motivated and ready to assist you on your good skin journey! For good skin, you NEED essential fatty acids.
  • The Citrus Zeal In The Blend - Orange & Bergamot

    Glam & Good To Go Turmeric and Orange Peel Facial Oil Serum finds its citrus zeal from bitter orange peel, sweet oranges, and bergamot, all bursting with beneficial compounds to brighten your skin. 
  • A Quick & Simple Guide To The Skin Barrier.

    We may love good looking skin, but its primary function is to protect us from environmental injuries, prevent harmful invaders entering our bodies, regulate our temperature, and maintain hydration. Good looking skin usually signals good health so it makes sense why we want good looking skin and why it feels good.
  • What Do We Mean By Organic?

    When talking about plant ingredients, the word organic refers to a method of farming and food production that prohibits the use of synthetic pesticides and fertilisers and genetically modified organisms. In the cosmetics industry, organic ingredients are naturally derived ingredients produced via organic farming. The international board, 'COSMOS' and specifically in the UK 'The Soil Association' are widely trusted organisations that regulate produce and certification.
  • Oily Skin Breakouts And Plant Based Face Oils

    If you have oily skin you'll often find that you're prone to breakouts such as spots, pimples, blackheads and other oily skin conditions. The more oily skin is cleaned dry the worse it seems to get which can become increasingly frustrating. A little know how and some help from plant based face oils could help combat these frustrations and help you take the right steps to prevent further breakouts.
  • Orange Peel. A Key Ingredient In Eco-Friendly Innovations.

    Orange Peel is a hero ingredient in our ‘Glam & Good To Go’ Turmeric & Orange Peel Facial Oil Serum. It is chosen for its amazing benefits and its eco-friendliness. The waste products of oranges (particularly the orange peel) are becoming a popular recyclable and sustainable resource leading to some exciting eco-friendly innovations and forcing more industries to examine the value of waste.
  • 4 Tips For Covid-19 Lockdown Skincare

    We’ve been experiencing the lockdown life in London like many other cities and towns around the globe. Coronavirus came into our lives and threw us into the unknown.
  • Self Love! What Skincare Should Be.

    Loving who you are, is important for your mental wellbeing. You deserve to love yourself. From self-love comes confidence, high self-esteem and resilience needed to combat any negativity the world might throw at you.
    Skincare should be about self-love. It should never be about trying to change yourself.
  • Orange, Turmeric & Rosehip Oils. Orange Powers!

    Do not underestimate the power of our orange coloured friends. According to Ayurveda principles, this is the colour of joy and we at Crush N Mix think so too! The amazing benefits of our orange friends should bring a smile to your face. 

    Here are the orange coloured superheroes of our Glam and Good to Go Facial Oil Serum.

  • 3 Practical Tips For Healthy Skin!

    Naturally, the starting point for good skin is by improving your lifestyle and thinking of practical steps you can take.

    The skin is the largest organ in the body, which weighs around 5kg for the average adult, and it is a remarkably complex one. Its job is to protect you from the outside world. But in the quest to protect, it also acts as a soldier on the front line as it is exposed to damage and diseases from the outside. Not only does the skin defend the insides but it also reflects the state of your health and wellbeing. If your skin is looking great then your insides are probably in a good state too, but if your insides aren’t in a good state it will show up on your skin. 

  • 4 Ways To Use A Face Oil.

    Face oils are great, but daunting for some new users. The fears of a face oil just giving you greasy skin and a break out of spots is far from the truth. But even if you leave the sceptics behind how do you go about using one?

    If you’ve been fearless and brave enough to try out a face oil or a face oil serum, but not sure how to incorporate it into your daily skincare routine, here are 4 possible ways that are worth giving a try.

  • Face Oils! Why I'm Ditching My Moisturiser.

    A few years ago, if you had told me to use a face oil, I’d say “Are you serious? I’ve already got oily skin and I don’t need extra pimples!” 
    Well, that soon changed after some research. Noticing a craze for face oils, and face oil serums I entered the world of oils in doubt and came out the other end formulating something that’s absolutely fabulous. In fact, I’ve ditched my moisturiser because my skin feels amazing and I don’t need anything else.