• Top 6 reasons to use a wooden or bamboo hair brush

    Top 6 Reasons to Use a Bamboo Hair Brush

    Did you know that you can buy a 100% plastic free, vegan hair brush? Our Brightwood hair brushes are made from bamboo and natural rubber, and not only are they a more sustainable option for the environment in terms of them being plastic free (even the cushioning bit) and vegan, they are a better...

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    Soothe sore joints, aching muscles and dry skin naturally

    5 Ways to Treat Sore Joints, Aching Muscles & Dry, Chapped Skin Naturally

    Sore joints, aching muscles and dry, chapped skin are common ailments during the colder months, but these five simple, natural remedies may help. 1. Magnesium Magnesium is a naturally occurring mineral and vital for the healthy function of the brain, heart, bones, muscle contraction, and energy production. There is a lot of research documenting...

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    Biome's Naked Natural Beauty Bar - DIY Sore Muscle Rub

    DIY Sore Muscle Rub

    This DIY sore muscle rub creates a soothing, warming sensation, then transitions to a refreshing, cooling sensation. It’s perfect for soothing tense muscles after an uncomfortable night’s sleep, or sore muscles after strenuous activity or exercise. It also works to sooth tension headaches by massaging some into the back of your neck and shoulders. Ingredients...

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    DIY Skin Care at Biome's Naked Natural Beauty Bar - Whipped Calendula and Coconut Body Butter

    Whipped Calendula and Coconut Body Butter

    Our Whipped Calendula and Coconut Body Butter will soothe dry, chapped skin affected by the elements. Calendula has been used for centuries ceremonially and therapeutically, and is a common ingredient in DIY skin care due to its healing and calming properties. When used in skin care, it is a great moisturiser for dry skin and for...

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    Our Guide to Local & Fair Trade Organic Herbal Teas & Their Benefits

    There is nothing nicer on a cold winter’s day than a soothing cup of organic herbal tea. Besides being a warming pick me up, organic herbal teas have lots of health benefits. From easing digestive troubles, calming the mind, soothing the throat, and waking you up, organic herbal teas have all sorts of wonderful powers....

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    Biome Naked Natural Beauty Bar - Multi Masking

    DIY Multi Masking

    Multi masking is the latest skin care trend that you may have heard about, so we thought we would have a bit of fun at our Naked Beauty Bar and create our own! Multi masking makes it possible to target several skincare concerns at the one time – like an oily t-zone and puffy...

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    How to keep food warmer for longer in an insulated food jar

    Our Guide to Choosing the Right Insulated Food Jar

    There is nothing like a hot lunch during winter, whether you’re at school, uni, or work, to warm you up from the inside out and keep you going for the rest of the day. An insulated food jar makes it easy for you to take your own hot zero waste lunch wherever you go, without...

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    Cacao, Peppermint & Orange DIY Tinted Lip Balm

    Cacao, Peppermint & Orange DIY Tinted Lip Balm

    Our gorgeous, smooth and chocolatey DIY tinted lip balm, with its almost burgundy palette is just divine. With the added benefits of nourishing shea and cocoa butters, and a little castor oil for shine, this vegan lip balm is a must to have in your hand bag this winter. Ingredients: 1 tablespoon coconut oil...

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    Activated Charcoal DIY Body Scrub

    Activated Charcoal DIY Body Scrub

    Our activated charcoal DIY body scrub uses pure and simple ingredients that work to deeply cleanse, exfoliate and detoxify the skin without any nasties! It is a sugar based scrub that uses our very own bamboo charcoal and bentonite clay, two powerful ingredients known to adsorb accumulated impurities before washing them from the body....

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    BBBYO Glass Tea Flask with Cover

    3 Ways You Can Use The BBBYO Glass Tea Flask

    Nothing tastes as good as it does out of glass, don’t you agree? Glass doesn’t impart flavours, and promotes the clean, pure taste of whatever beverage you are drinking. And of course it is completely BPA free and infinitely recyclable, so great for you and the planet. The BBBYO Glass Tea Flask is made...

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    Acne Cleanser DIY recipe

    Activated Charcoal Acne Cleanser

    Our Activated Charcoal Acne Cleanser has many beneficial properties making it an excellent alternative the harsh petrochemical-based acne products on the market.  And, best of all, you get to make it, so you know what’s in it!  This charcoal acne cleanser is mild and non-abrasive so is less likely to cause dryness, stinging, redness or...

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    The Whole Palm Oil Story: Is Palm Cruelty Free?

    The Biome team is once again showing our fierce commitment to truth and transparency and have turned our uncompromising attention on palm oil.  Our findings are clear: we don’t believe that a product containing untraceable palm oil can be guaranteed cruelty free. Palm oil is grown in monoculture plantations predominantly in Malaysia and Indonesia....

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    How a Cleansing Oil Can Help Your Skin

    How a Cleansing Oil Can Help Your Skin & Our Planet

    The idea of cleansing your face with oil may seem counter-intuitive, especially if you have oily or combination skin. However, a cleansing oil is actually an effective way to remove grime and makeup, without stripping the moisture from the skin and leaving you with that tight, tingly feeling of many cleansers. What’s even better is...

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    DIY skin care - Rose and pink clay DIY bath salts

    Rose & Pink Clay Layered DIY Bath Salts

      These layered bath salts with mineral rich, sustainably harvested Murray River salt flakes and Tasmanian sea salt, healing Australian pink clay, and the luxurious addition of rose petals and essential oils, will turn a simple soak in the tub into a rejuvenating and relaxing experience. Layering the ingredients gives this recipe something special, especially...

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