Natural Expedition Cosmetics

Spending time outdoors the environment takes its toll on our skin, hair and one’s odour. Taking care of these aspects is easy when close to home but when out on expedition and especially the longer ones it becomes harder. I am very interested in natural based cosmetic solutions and I feel resorting to harsh chemicals and metals to use on oneself is not the answer when in town or in the backcountry.

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Get some adventure in!

I see many people recoil in horror when I tell them some of things I do. I see them run away at the mention of “bivvying”, mouths drop open at the suggestion of “wild camping” and my personal favourite the patronising laugh as a response to spending a night in a handmade shelter.  Now I’m not saying everyone should rush out and start making shelters, but a few good bits of kit can really make a difference to your trip, and more importantly can allow you to go places you could not normally get to.

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