Blog Posts

  • 30 Facts & Statistics To Inspire Your Plastic Free Conversion

    In need of inspiration to get you started on your conversion to plastic free living? Well, look no further. With these 30 facts and plastic waste statistics, we’ve got you covered.
    Read More
    30 Facts & Statistics To Inspire Your Plastic Free Conversion
  • An eco-friendly guide to happy healthy hands

    Our hands are pretty incredible. They help us to express ourselves, to eat, to drink, to get the daily chores done, to get our work done, to play with our children, to hold our loved ones. We use them constantly, for the big and the small. But oftentimes, we don’t give them enough love and attention. A quick wash in the sink, a slap of excess face cream so it doesn’t go to waste. You might have your facial skincare routine down to a tee, but what about your hand care routine? If it needs some work, don’t worry, we’re...

    Read More
    An eco-friendly guide to happy healthy hands
  • How to teach children about the climate crisis

    The climate crisis can be a really overwhelming topic, especially for children. However, we have plenty of great recommendations to make educating kids not only easy, but pretty fun too!
    Read More
    How to teach children about the climate crisis
  • The benefits of natural soap bars

    From softer skin, to less plastic waste and the wonderful, delicate smell that they leave behind, natural soap bars a firm favourite of ours for a number of very good reasons.
    Read More
    The benefits of natural soap bars
  • Why activated charcoal is so good for your skin

    Activated charcoal is a skincare all rounder. Whatever your skin type, or skin concern, you’ll most likely benefit from including this superstar ingredient in your daily routine. 
    Read More
    Why activated charcoal is so good for your skin
  • Why is bamboo so sustainable?

    If it’s good enough for the pandas, then it’s good enough for us — bamboo! The sustainable super plant that will make ditching plastic a walk in the park.
    Read More
    Why is bamboo so sustainable?
  • British Rivers: A Network of Nature

    British rivers are amazing. They cut through our countryside to create the beautiful landscape we’re surrounded by, and they are chock-full with wildlife. As we all know water health across the UK isn't what it should be. Here are some tips to help you support and improve British waterways.
    Read More
    British Rivers: A Network of Nature
  • Tips for the Perfect Bath

    If there’s one thing that’s almost guaranteed to make you feel warm and relaxed in these cold winter months: it’s a bath. Here are our top tips on making your bath as relaxing as possible. 
    Read More
    Tips for the Perfect Bath
  • What the Menopause does to your Skin

    The menopause can bring a lot of changes to your skin. It can be stressful and upsetting, but you’re not the first woman to go through it and you certainly won’t be the last! These tips will help you to soothe the torments of menopausal skin. 
    Read More
    What the Menopause does to your Skin
  • How to Cut Your Water Consumption

    Although we might be famous for our wet British weather, the Environmental Agency argues that we could be facing serious water shortages in the next 25 years, thanks to a rising population and climate change.
    Read More
    How to Cut Your Water Consumption
  • Why do you get greasy hair, and how to look after it

    Fed up of your glorious locks looking oily? These tips, tricks and pointers make caring for greasy hair easy peasy lemon squeezy.
    Read More
    Why do you get greasy hair, and how to look after it
  • KiteNest Nosh: Fruity Flapjack

    These fruity flapjacks are easy to make, but always go down a treat. The best thing about them is that you can use any dried fruits that you have in the cupboards, and they’ll taste delicious.
    Read More
    KiteNest Nosh: Fruity Flapjack
  • Parabens, Preservation and Purpose: A guide to parabens

    We may have heard the term parabens thrown around a lot in the media, but do we really know what they are? Here's a guide to all things paraben and how you can make changes towards a paraben-free life!

    Read More
    Parabens, Preservation and Purpose: A guide to parabens
  • 5 Ideas to Help You Reconnect with Nature

    Being in nature can help you feel less stressed, relax, and improve your general mood. Here at KiteNest, we want your mental health to be in the best shape possible, so we’ve come up with a list of 5 suggestions to help you reconnect with nature. 
    Read More
    5 Ideas to Help You Reconnect with Nature
  • How Cruelty Free Cosmetics Can Help The Planet

    If you want to connect with and protect nature, then take a look at your cosmetic bag. Opting for cruelty-free cosmetics and careful consumerism is an easy way you can help to save our planet.
    Read More
    How Cruelty Free Cosmetics Can Help The Planet
  • KiteNest Nosh: Banana Breakfast Muffins

    These delicious breakfast muffins are much easier to make than you'd expect. They're also vegan and free from refined sugar.

    Read More
    KiteNest Nosh: Banana Breakfast Muffins
  • What Is Shea Butter and How Can It Benefit Your Skin?

    Want to protect your skin and the planet? Shea butter is your champion. But what exactly is shea butter? And what makes it such an incredible ingredient?
    Read More
    What Is Shea Butter and How Can It Benefit Your Skin?
  • Protect Your Patch as a Backyard Nature Guardian

    Backyard Nature is a project working towards raising awareness, helping people connect to the world and save the nature on our doorsteps. One of the coolest things about Backyard Nature is that you get to pick your patch - and they don’t mind if it’s as big as a football pitch, or just a little plant pot on your bedroom window
    Read More
    Protect Your Patch as a Backyard Nature Guardian
  • What You Need to Know About the Parabens in Your Skincare

    Paraben use risks the formation of cancerous cells, can result in coral reef destruction and over time can leave your skin looking red, irritated and sensitive.  Here's how you can cut them out!
    Read More
    What You Need to Know About the Parabens in Your Skincare
  • Cut Plastic on a Budget in 2021

    You don’t have to be rich to tackle plastic pollution. Reducing your plastic consumption not only helps to save our planet, but also your hard-earned pennies.  
    Read More
    Cut Plastic on a Budget in 2021
  • Crispy Tofu Sweet & Sour

    This delicious crispy tofu sweet and sour is a takeaway favourite. Here's how you can make your own vegan version of the dish! 
    Read More
    Crispy Tofu Sweet & Sour
  • 10 Tip for Self-care During the Winter Months

    With all the things that make winter difficult - the cold, the rain, the short days, the way that heating dries out your skin - it’s more important than ever to keep looking after yourself. Here are 10 things that we recommend you do to keep your mind feeling summery in the depths of winter. 
    Read More
    10 Tip for Self-care During the Winter Months
  • KiteNest Nosh: Plant Pure Dahl with Coriander Chutney

    The perfect plant-based Indian meal. This hearty recipe makes 4 to 6 servings depending on how big your portions are. When it comes to Dahl, the bigger the bowl, the better. Serve with brown rice and a big dollop of chutney.

    Read More
    KiteNest Nosh: Plant Pure Dahl with Coriander Chutney
  • Why should I switch to natural shampoo? 

    Your hair is your crowning glory. Whether curly or straight, black or blonde, long or short, your hair is usually something your recognised by. With something so intertwined with your look, you need to be treating your hair with the love it deserves. Naturally. 
    Read More
    Why should I switch to natural shampoo? 
1 2 3 6 Next »

Ready to join the Kitenest Family?
Sign up or contact us

Sign Up Now

From our Instagram