It is that time of year again to care for our skin in a different way to keep it happy, smooth and beautifully hydrated. Remember how you care for your skin in winter is different to summer. Sometimes we think that the product is no longer working and effective. And...read more
There is something special about Rose essential oil. I fell in love with roses from the first moment I inhaled their strong, rich yet gentle scent as a young girl in my grandmother's front garden. A Short History of Rose Essential Oil So when I started studying...read more
What is about us women that we seem to need to pack everything except the kitchen skin when we go on holidays. I am learning to reduce mine by half. And even then I find once I am home again I only needed half of that again. Ok, I know we need shoes for this outfit, a...read more
When your life is full it is so easy to eat on the run. And that usually means refined and processed food. It is accessible with little or no preparation. However, are you aware of how your diet is affecting your skin? how does diet affect your skin? When you aren't...read more
Are there any benefits of mineral oil in skincare products? Yes or no? There is so much advertising out there for skincare products containing mineral oils. And there are also differing opinions. So what effects do they really have on your skin? Mineral Oil in...read more
Chantal’s purpose is to guide women to be all they want to be, by creating balance in their lives through reconnecting them to their hearts and true selves. She is an advocate of change in the way we perceive beauty and ourselves, and a passionate philanthropist. Through the successful management of her long term, international skin care business, Franc Essential, and under the umbrella brand of Unfold Your Freedom, Chantal has worked with thousands of women to uncover their true beauty and unfold their creativity, desires and joy.