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    The Best Vegan Skincare Products In Australia

    April 18, 2022 • BEAUTY, LIFE, PLASTIC FREE / WASTE FREE, VEGAN
    The Best Vegan Skincare Products In Australia

    Here at Biome, we have an extensive range of vegan skincare products that are low waste, toxin-free, palm oil-free, and cruelty-free. So, they’re good for you and our earth. In this guide, we break down all things vegan skincare, including our top picks for the best vegan skincare products in Australia. What Is Vegan...

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    Feeling Fresh With The DIY Coconut Oil Hair Conditioner

    April 17, 2022 • BEAUTY, DIY RECIPES, LIFE
    Feeling Fresh With The DIY Coconut Oil Hair Conditioner

    Organic hair products are on the rise, and for good reason! They’re free of all the nasties you’ll find in regular hair care products — think chemicals, pesticides, synthetics, palm oil, and harsh detergents. If you’ve switched to a natural shampoo bar and miss conditioner (and don’t like rinsing with apple cider vinegar), this...

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    How To Make Your Own Homemade Toothpaste

    April 16, 2022 • BEAUTY, DIY RECIPES, LIFE
    Biome Naked Beauty Bar - How to make your own natural toothpaste

    The toothpaste you use can have an impact on your health, the health of your family, and the health of the planet. Most commercial toothpaste formulas contain ingredients that we know many of you want to avoid — artificial colours/dyes, synthetic flavours, artificial sweeteners, triclosan, palm-derived glycerin, sodium lauryl sulphate, fluoride, microbeads, just to...

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    How to make a natural homemade mouthwash with Biome

    Make your own natural mouthwash - Biome Naked Beauty Bar - DIY skin care

    Perhaps you’re researching natural mouthwash because you saw the term splashed across a label at the supermarket, or maybe you heard it in passing. Well, here is a rundown of what it is, the ingredients we use, and a little recipe that is great for bad breath, oral hygiene, avoiding tooth decay, and a...

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    8 Startling Facts About Plastic Pollution & 8 Things You Can Do About It!

    April 13, 2022 • GUIDES, LIFE, PLASTIC FREE / WASTE FREE
    8 facts about plastic pollution and 8 things you can do about it | Biome Eco Stores

    We all know plastic pollution is a problem, but to what extent?  Here we not only share eight mind-blowing facts about plastic pollution in Australia and around the world but, most importantly, eight ways you can do something about it! Before we get into the need to know interesting facts about plastic, here are...

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    Discover the benefits and uses of Be.UNITY oils

    April 12, 2022 • BEAUTY
    Biome Be.Unity Oils - Rose Hip Oil, Jojoba Oil, Hemp Seed Oil

    Be.UNITY is Biome’s very own premium skin care line that is made from responsibly sourced close to nature ingredients. The range comes packaged minimally in glass with no wasteful labels. You can even refill the bottle at your nearest Biome store when you’re done! Be.UNITY is palm oil free, vegan, cruelty free and fragrance...

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    How To Exfoliate Skin Naturally

    April 12, 2022 • BEAUTY, DIY RECIPES, GUIDES, LIFE
    Face and body scrubs to make at home | Biome Eco Stores

    One of the key steps to radiant, healthy skin is regular exfoliation to remove dry, dead skin cells. The problem with many store-bought scrubs is that they contain things like plastic microbeads, palm oil or palm-derived ingredients, sodium lauryl sulphate, and synthetic colours, fragrances, and preservatives – ingredients that are no good to anyone...

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    Win tickets to see the Regenerating Australia film in Brisbane!

    April 4, 2022 • LIFE

    Regenerating Australia  Regenerating Australia is the latest film on the block by the incredible Damon Gameau, an award-winning director for the films 2040 and That Sugar Film. 2040 made a big splash in not only sustainability-focused communities but across all demographics. The optimistic approach towards climate change and bettering our relationship with the planet...

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    Indosole slides made from recycled rubber tyres!

    March 30, 2022 • LIFE, STORIES

    Indosole thongs and slides for women and men are the perfect combo of quality, comfort, function, and responsible manufacturing! Show the world you care with a pair of eco-friendly Indosole shoes. This low-impact, B Corp Certified company has combined both style and sustainability to transform recycled rubber tyres into some seriously life-changing thongs and...

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    Are your skin care products evaporating into thin air?

    March 25, 2022 • BEAUTY, LIFE
    Water-free skin care | Shop Mokosh at Biome | Blog Post

    Did you know: up to 80% of a bottle of water-based moisturiser will literally evaporate into thin air once applied! Most skin care products are majority water. If you see ‘aqua’, ‘aloe vera juice’ or ‘hydrosol’ at the start of the ingredients list, then that product is likely comprised of up to 80% water....

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    The Big Switches we can Make This Earth Hour 🌞

    March 25, 2022 • LIFE
    Earth Hour Biome 2022 blog post low res

    With Earth Hour approaching (Saturday, the 26th of March), here at Biome, we have started to question how much we can change in an hour; what global impacts can one individual encourage or discourage if we put our heads down and make changes that matter? So often, the “big” things are looming over us...

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    Do you want to plant trees while you surf the web? Then, switch your browser to Ecosia!

    March 21, 2022 • LIFE

    Introducing: The tree-planting search engine Ecosia Ecosia is a search engine based in Berlin, Germany. They donate 80% of their profits to nonprofit organisations that focus on reforestation. They are also known as the search engine that plants trees, considering they have planted 146 million trees worldwide so far; the title is deserved.  As...

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    Our Storm Disaster and ‘Wash Up’ Weekend Photo Album

    March 21, 2022 • LIFE

    Hundreds of volunteers helped us to clean out our warehouse and wash up storm damaged stock and equipment to save it from landfill. Read more about their legendary efforts here… Since Biome’s online fulfilment centre went under water in the early hours of Sunday, 27 February, the Biome team has received phenomenal generosity of...

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    Dressed Head to toe in Certified B-corp Clothing!

    March 17, 2022 • LIFE

    Dressed head to toe in B-corp! The B-corp month celebrations continue… in style! We wanted to create a fashionable post this B-corp month to remind our customers that sustainable and ethical practices don’t have to be devoid of style. So in this blog post, we feature five outstanding certified B-corp brands that we adore;...

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    Directory of B Corp Certified Australian Companies

    March 14, 2022 • LIFE

    As a marketplace, here at Biome, we are in a unique and fortunate position to work within a B Corp and get the opportunity to work with other B Corp brands. We gain endless inspiration from working with, writing about and elevating other companies that care about the planet as much as we do and believe...

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