Author Archives: Krista

A pop-up to sort out your break outs? The World’s First Pimple Bar

When this landed in our #TeamCoco inbox, we had to do a double take and make sure that we hadn’t missed the memo about playing pranks on Halloween but, sure enough, the world’s first pimple bar opens tomorrow – 31st October – in Antwerp.   YUN Probiotherapy are looking to burst (sorry, gross!) myths about pimples, provide private consultations, facials and any advice you’ve always wanted to seek but have had no idea where to do so. Over […]

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#CocoBeauty: Put your complexion on the spin cycle with Skin Laundry

Our House of Coco team love a new skincare trend. Whether it’s chemical peels, microdermabrasion or the hottest new serums – we’re all over it. When our resident lifestyle writer Jenna was invited to try out Skin Laundry’s newest Laser and Light facial, which promises a fresh glow in 15 minutes, she couldn’t get her hungover ass there quick enough… “Usually, the idea of having a laser shot at my face wouldn’t be my idea of heaven. However, when this […]

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#CocoBeauty : Embrace Clean Living

#CocoBeauty The motto from KINN is to embrace a clean beauty way of living, and we absolutely love this motto here at House of Coco. Our #TeamCoco dream is to live life to the max, experience everything and look after our skin and the earth whilst we do it, and we may have just found something to help us achieve this dream. Created by mother and daughter duo, Marie Lavabre and Sophie Lavabre-Barrow, KINN is the result […]

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Yorkshire Skincare by Myroo

#CocoBeauty Have you heard of Myroo Skincare, a brand made in Yorkshire, which produces a stunning collection of organic, free from, plant based skincare products? The House of Coco beauty team hadn’t heard of this brand until very recently, and #CocoBeauty writer and proud Yorkshire-lass Rachel McAlley was thrilled to find out about Myroo through a friend of a friend. Myroo Skincare was started by Rachael Dunseath, and was based around Rachael’s need to source products that […]

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Matcha Green Tea Coconut Ice Cream

Is there really such thing as an easy and delicious dairy-free and sugar-free ice cream? Yes, there certainly is! All you need is a few simple ingredients and an ice cream maker and you can be enjoying this tasty and healthy treat in no time. No more feeling guilty for buying the over priced sugar bomb ice cream pints at the health food store. Now you can make your own nutrient dense coconut ice cream at home! […]

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Detox Pumpkin “Cheesecake”

As Autumn comes to a close and Winter rolls around, you may be becoming sick and tired of all things pumpkin, but this pumpkin cheesecake recipe will certainly change your mind! Traditional cheesecake is loaded with unsavory ingredients like dairy, gluten, and refined sugar. Luckily, you don’t have to sacrifice your health to enjoy this delicious treat! The gluten-free crust is made with nothing but almonds and dates. Soaked cashews substitute for dairy and raw honey is […]

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Detox Sweet Potato Bean Hash

Loaded with nutrients and fiber, sweet potatoes are one of the most delicious detox foods. This is because a successful detox involves not only eliminating toxic substances but also rebuilding the body with nourishing foods. Proper detox requires adequate amounts of fiber. Fiber promotes digestive health. It binds to toxins as they are released in the digestive tract and escorts them out of the body. In addition to their fiber content, sweet potatoes are incredibly nutrient dense. […]

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Easy Detox Snack: Cumin Roasted Pepitas

If you and your family are carving pumpkins this year, think about saving the seeds! These often discarded byproducts of jack-o-lantern production are actually incredibly delicious and nutrient dense. The pumpkin seed is also referred to by the Mexican Spanish term pepita which comes from the phrase pepita de calabaza, meaning “little seed of squash.” Pepitas are incredibly nutrient dense. They are storehouses of minerals including manganese, phosphorus, magnesium, copper, and zinc. Pumpkin Seeds are also rich in antioxidant […]

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Detox Pumpkin Scones

As summer winds to a close, pumpkin spice season is right around the corner. The weather is beginning to cool and the days are becoming shorter. This change of the seasons is the perfect time to do a detox! Since Dr. Colbert’s 21 Day Detox eliminates meat, dairy, grains, and sugar, it can sometimes be difficult to find healthy and delicious breakfast options. This pumpkin spice scone recipe uses only whole food ingredients and less than a […]

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Astragalus Root: Health, Immune System, & Anti-Aging Benefits

Astragalus root is an herb that’s tremendously important in traditional Chinese medicine. It is known for its many health benefits, especially its potential to slow the aging process. Research has revealed this herb may have the ability to encourage healthy function of the heart, lungs, kidneys, and liver. It has also been shown to support normal cholesterol and blood pressure and encourage a healthy response to psychological stress. Because of its many qualities, astragalus root is frequently […]

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