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    Get Vegucated!

    by  • January 12, 2017 • CARE, EAT, FAMILY, LIVE • 0 Comments

    Image credit: Vegucation Brisbane Vegucation Brisbane Vegan Event Review by Kate Dunphy Changing your habits to fit a vegan diet can be daunting, and nothing crushes the spirit like hot chips being the only vegan option on a restaurant menu. With the rise in awareness of the detrimental effects that the meat industry has...

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    Eat your way to gut health

    Eat your way to good gut health

    by  • November 22, 2016 • CARE, EAT, LIVE • 0 Comments

    Good gut health is essential for overall health and well-being. Here are some of our favourite ways to incorporate more good bacteria into your diet and help keep your gut health in check. Kefir Kefir is a fermented drink that contains eight strains of beneficial probiotic bacteria. It can be made with milk, soy, coconut milk,...

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    Lunette Menstrual Cup

    Staff Picks – Lunette Menstrual Cup

    by  • November 9, 2016 • CARE, LIVE • 0 Comments

    This week Maddy shares her favourite Biome product – the Lunette menstrual cup. Lunette Menstrual Cup The Lunette is essentially a reusable silicone cup that replaces throw away feminine hygiene products like tampons and pads.  It comes with a little pouch for its safe keeping, which means you can keep it in your bag...

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    My Magic Mud whitening toothpaste with activated charcoal

    Whiten Your Teeth with Charcoal Toothpaste!

    by  • November 4, 2016 • CARE • 0 Comments

    It may be black in colour, but incredibly charcoal can whiten your teeth. My Magic Mud Natural Teeth Whitening Powder, the original and leading alternative to chemical teeth whiteners, which can tarnish enamel and cause harm to gums. The coconut shell charcoal and calcium bentonite clay based tooth powder has a high pH level to...

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    Eco tan invisible tan award winning natural and organic fake tan

    Your Guide to the Best Organic Fake Tan

    by  • November 3, 2016 • CARE, GUIDES, LIVE • 0 Comments

    Source: Eco Tan  Protecting your skin from the harsh UVA and UVB rays is so important, particularly in Australia. In fact, melanoma is the most common cancer in Australians aged 15-44 years, and two in three Australians will be diagnosed with some form of skin cancer by the time they are 70. Statistics like that...

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    Biome staff pick - Eco Tan Winter Skin

    Biome Staff Picks – Eco Tan Winter Skin

    by  • October 13, 2016 • CARE, GUIDES • 0 Comments

    This week, Nancy, Biome’s Retail Operations Manager, shares her favourite Biome product. Eco Tan Winter Skin Gradual Tanning Moisturiser Nancy loves Eco Tan Winter Skin gradual tanning moisturiser and she uses it everyday as part of her morning moisturising ritual after cleansing.  She really likes that it does exactly what it says – gradually tans and...

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    How to protect yourself from mosquitoes naturally

    by  • October 10, 2016 • CARE • 0 Comments

    With the warmer weather and rains comes the inevitable arrival of mosquitoes. It is possible to keep bugs and mosquitoes away without the use of insecticides and harmful chemicals, such as DEET. In this blog post we share some of the most effective ways to protect yourself from mosquitoes naturally. DEET (N,N-Diethyl-m-toluamide) is one of the most...

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    Biome staff picks - earths purities stick deodorant

    Biome Staff Picks – Earths Purities Stick Deodorant

    by  • October 5, 2016 • CARE • 0 Comments

    This week, Ingrid from our Paddington store shares her favourite Biome product – Earths Purities Stick Deodorant Earths Purities stick deodorant is an effective, natural, aluminum free deodorant that can be used daily to help absorb moisture and eliminate bad smells! Ingrid absolutely loves the unique plastic-free, recycled cardboard packaging and the fact it is...

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    Shampoo bar available at biome eco store

    How to Use a Natural Shampoo Bar

    by  • September 29, 2016 • CARE • 4 Comments

    Washing your hair with a natural shampoo bar instead of conventional shampoo and conditioner is quickly gaining popularity, and we can see why! The natural shampoo bars that we sell at Biome by Beauty & the Bees: Provide a wonderful, refreshing clean, and leave your hair shiny and full of body; Reduce wasted plastic bottles;...

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    Uni Organics - natural certified organic australian skincare using bio active native extracts

    Meet the Maker: Angela Jones of Uni Organics on her Organic Skincare Range

    by  • September 21, 2016 • CARE, MEET THE MAKER • 0 Comments

    We only stock 100% naturally derived and organic skincare here at Biome, and Uni Organics is one such brand we love: Australian made and owned Certified organic by Cosmos Organic Cruelty free (appears on the Choose Cruelty Free list) Uses powerful bio active Australian native extracts Contains no palm oil or synthetic preservatives Local...

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    Top toners and mists for springtime hydration - black chicken remedies hydrate my face

    Top face mists and toners for natural and beautiful skin

    by  • September 20, 2016 • CARE • 0 Comments

    Natural face mists and toners are a great way to help boost your complexion. They provide hydration, they tone, and refresh the skin, as well as help the skin to better absorb the other natural skincare products you use. Below we list our top natural face mists and toners for springtime hydration that are perfect for...

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    Detox-a-pit for underarms

    Detoxify your underarms with Detox-A-Pit: a bare all review

    by  • September 15, 2016 • CARE • 4 Comments

      Part of Biome’s service is to trial every product for you!  We’re always excited to test how a product works and what effect it will have on our personal lives. Recently, we trialled a new product from Earth Purities called Detox-A-Pit. Of all our natural skin care, natural deodorant receives the most diverse...

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    Winter blossoms

    5 tips for beautiful winter skin from a busy mum

    by  • August 11, 2016 • CARE • 0 Comments

    Julie Orr is sharing her eco-experiments with us again via the Biome Blogger Program… Read on to hear Julie’s latest tips on achieving beautiful winter skin as a busy mum. I don’t know about you, but during past winters my skin often got dry and flaky which in turn left it feeling and looking...

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