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Fennel - herbs are all around us…

  Hello, I’m Dr Sally Moorcroft and I would love to welcome you to my health and wellbeing blog, every week I will share my thoughts and tips on health, nutrition and natural medicine. I have been studying and practising natural medicine for 20 years and I am passionate about...

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Healthy packed lunch ideas for kids

I think its fair to say that most people struggle with what to make kids for packed lunches. It’s tricky to get that balance of healthy foods your kid will eat but still being nutritious. There’s nothing more frustrating than getting a full lunch box back when you’ve spent time...

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Thai Compress Massage - New Treatment

We are delighted to now be offering this amazing relaxing treatment at Orchard Barn. The hot herbal compress contains numerous herbs tightly bound in fabric which is steamed until piping hot and firmly rolled. It is used on pressure points,  the hot herbal compress is pressed or pounded over the...

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Body Confidence Course - Nutritional Workshop

We are now half way through our body confidence course and have received some lovely feedback.  It is really making a difference in some major ways to the students lives.   The course covers all aspects of optimising health and wellbeing,  with a focus on healthy mind set and healthy...

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Orla Kiely Gifting Range - New In

About the Brand:  Orla Kiely is an Irish fashion designer who created the clastic stem print which can be easily recognised by its bold retro flower designs. The classic stem design itself was originally inspired by a Rowan tree stem and leaves which Kiely first designed in 2000. Since then...

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Emma - The Bowen Technique

Could you give us an overview of the Bowen Technique? The Bowen technique is a hands-off hands-on treatment, the therapist uses their thumbs or fingers on certain points of the body making rolling type movements over the soft tissue, muscle, tendant and ligament. In between each move the therapist leaves...

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Gallinée Skincare Introduction

Recently I attended the Natural & Organic Show in London, I listened to a lot of seminars but one stood out to me and that was presented by Marie Drago the founder of Gallinee Skincare.  Her passion and excitement for balancing skin bacteria was so clear and it all made...

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Facial Acupuncture by Dr. Sally Moorcroft

Acupuncture

Dr Sally launches brand new Facial Acupuncture treatment at Orchard Barn Facial Acupuncture by Dr. Sally Moorcroft Facial acupuncture is a completely natural way of enhancing facial skin health. In addition it has numerous benefits to overall health and wellbeing, as it includes acupoints to stimulate digestion, balance hormones and...

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Carmen on Yoga Nidra

Carmen gives us the lowdown on Yoga Nidra Q: What is Yoga Nidra? Yoga nidra, or yogic sleep as it is commonly known, its an ancient practice a state between sleeping and waking. It is an immensely powerful meditation technique, and one of the easiest yoga practices to develop and...

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Introducing Karen

Karen came to Orchard Barn in April 2018, she joins our busy reception team.  Karen has worked within the medical field on reception and administration so brings with her a wealth of experience.  Q- Why were you interested in working here? I have always been interested in health and fitness...

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Dr. Katerina Steventon's 4 Anti-Aging Serum

We are delighted to now be stocking Dr. Katerina Steventon's of Faceworks Skincare consultancy,  4 Anti-Ageing Serum, this serum has been carefully formulated using Dr. Katerina's 20 years experience and research in the skin science field. It is a unique combination using four regenerative plant oils: What are plant oils?...

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Nourish to Flourish

One question we get asked a lot at Orchard Barn is what are so called 'nasties' in skincare products and why choose natural skincare products: Dr. Moorcroft explains: Most commercial cosmetics contain a wide range of chemical products, some of which have been linked in studies to different health problems....

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