Beyond Natural - A Space for Wellness

Stay cool with our Frozen Smoothie recipe.

Stay cool with our Frozen Smoothie recipe.
A quick a simple green smoothie recipe to give your skin a natural boost, while you keep cool in the sun.

Should I Stop Using Oils and Butters in My Natural Hair?

Should I Stop Using Oils and Butters in My Natural Hair?

             There's an online trend that has been causing ripples within the natural hair community.  The ideas driving this new movement suggest that we should cast out oils and butters completely, if we want healthy hair that grows. Some advocates are questioning the efficacy of oils when it comes to their hair upkeep, with a number of anecdotal experiences suggesting improved hair outcomes using a water only method of moisturisation. So, should we all now be hopping on this new trend of cutting out oils and butters altogether from our healthy hair routines? In short,...


We've won TWO more Afro Hair awards

We've won TWO more Afro Hair awards

We're immensely proud to share that we've picked up 2 incredible hair and beauty awards within a few weeks of each other!  To hear that we had even been nominated was a thrill in itself. As an independent black owned business without a huge marketing budget, nominations give you some sense that the word is spreading and we have our wonderful customers to thank for that!   So what did we win? Our popular hair butter Flourish-Totally Nourishing Hair Butter was named 'Curl conqueror' in the Essence magazine's Best in Black Hair Awards 2022. You can view all this years...


We interview Ayanna Lloyd Banwo on her debut novel, When We Were Birds.

We interview Ayanna Lloyd Banwo on her debut novel, When We Were Birds.
When We Were Birds is the exciting debut novel by Ayanna Lloyd Banwo. We talk to her about her journey towards becoming a writer, how she fills her cup and some of the rituals that keep her creativity flowing.

Our Healthy Hair Oil is Loved By Vogue Staff

Our Healthy Hair Oil is Loved By Vogue Staff

We were delighted recently to see our bestselling Bloom-Omega Healthy Hair oil featured twice in the press this week. Firstly it was picked up by staff at British Vogue and featured in an article highlighting their absolute favourite Afro Hair products. You can read that here. The second feature was in an article in The Independent spotlighting Black Beauty brands in the UK that you should have on your radar. We are extremely honoured to be one of them. You can see that feature here or      We couldn't be more pleased that our little, self-funded, black woman owned brand...