Author: Zodle

Hair-tastic hair

Drum roll please… Actually don’t, it’s really not that exciting but… it has been almost a year since I posted my last blog spot and, whilst the blog’s not undergone any type of makeover, I have! Ish… If you’ve been following the blog, you’ll know that I’ve battled with hair issues for many years now and, whilst I’ve studiously avoided anything other than intelligent ways of embracing the ageing process, I finally bit the bullet in order to fulfil my lifelong dream (yes, very shallow I know) of a better barnet. Hair Extensions In pursuit of more luscious locks...

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Bex Sullivan explains how to survive the excesses of Christmas

With the big day almost upon us, and folks rushing around the shops filling their trollies like they’re on Supermarket Sweep :-0, I thought I’d call an emergency meeting with Zodleblog’s nutritional therapist Bex Sullivan to get some last minute tips on how to survive the excesses of Christmas! Here’s what she came up with… Try as we might, Christmas is too often punctuated with the effects of overindulgence. I can’t do much about the emotional fallout that follows the over enthusiastic dance floor contributions at the office Christmas party. I can however give you a tip or two...

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Malin+Goetz Aluminium and Alcohol-Free Deodorant

Is the thought of Cwissmas making you sweat buckets? Yup, me too 🙁 So, was this a good time to swap my regular alcohol/aluminium laden deodorant for something a little more natural? You bet it was – let’s put this cult status armpit baby to the test! Who are (MALIN+GOETZ)? – With backgrounds in both design and cosmetics respectively, MALIN+GOETZ (Matthew Malin and Andrew Goetz) opened their first ‘neighbourhood apothecary’ in New York in March 2004, where they offered uncomplicated, luxury products and treatments and, a very personalised customer service. Their award-winning formulations and iconic packaging have expanded from face,...

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Adopt an elephant this Christmas

If you didn’t manage to bag a bargain on Black Friday or Cyber Saturday, don’t sweat it. Here’s an altogether more thoughtful gift idea because let’s face it, none of us really need a new 50″ TV, the new iPhone 8 or any other gadget that will only serve to contribute to the world’s waste problems.  Asking you to part with your hard-earned cash this year and, accompanied by what has to be one of the most heartbreaking Christmas ad campaigns I’ve seen in a while (and there have been a few), conservation charity The World Wildlife Fund brings you #JustLikeUs This...

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