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    5 simple ways to achieve an eco-beauty routine

    5 simple ways to achieve an eco-beauty routine

    If you have a bathroom full of plastic shampoo bottles, cosmetic containers and plastic exfoliators, don’t worry, you’re not alone. There are a number of ways you can achieve a simplified eco-beauty routine, and we are here with our suggestions. Whether you’re interested in healthier ingredients for yourself or the eco-system, we have some...

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    Make your own DIY dishwasher detergent tablets - toxin free cleaning products

    How To Make Your Own DIY Natural Dishwasher Detergent Tablets

    Making your own natural dishwasher detergent tablets means never relying on the store-bought stuff again! Ditch the synthetic detergents and wasteful plastic packaging – this DIY doesn’t take long to prepare, can be used with any dishwasher, and keeps dishes sparkling clean, naturally. Bi-Carb & Citric Acid have powerful cleansing powers and create the fizz in your...

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    How to make your own vegan furniture polish

    How To Make Your Own Vegan Furniture Polish

    Take care of your furniture and the planet, cruelty-free, with this vegan furniture polish! Through three main, natural ingredients, you’ll improve the condition and longevity of your furniture, leave them smelling divine, all without petrochemicals, beeswax or other animal-based products. Candelilla Wax makes a great wax alternative for vegans. It works to the bind ingredients...

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    5 Way to Achieve a Plastic Free Laundry

    5 Ways to Achieve a Plastic Free Laundry

    Modern technological change has enabled time and labour-saving hacks for living. But, we are now collectively finding that the old-fashioned way is sometimes best. Especially when it comes to health and the environment. The everyday task of doing the laundry is thankfully easier due to modern washing machines. Let’s face it, we don’t want...

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    Healthy School Lunch Ideas

    Healthy School Lunch Ideas

    With the 2018 school year underway, here are some healthy school lunch ideas to help get the inspiration flowing. Ideally a school lunch will contain a mix of protein and healthy carbohydrates. Think sushi rolls, home-made muesli bars and muffins and veggie sticks. Bake Mixes Biome stocks a lovely range of vegan and nut...

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    DIY Natural Head Lice Spray to Deter Nits Naturally - DIY Skin Care - Biome Naked Beauty Bar

    DIY Natural Head Lice Spray to Deter Nits Naturally

    Nits, or head lice, are tough little creatures. And with kids back at school, the risk of catching head lice increases. Many mainstream head lice treatments use harsh chemicals that can not only damage healthy hair, but expose the scalp to a range of toxins that can be harmful to our health. The good news?...

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    How to use neem oil in skin care

    3 Ways Neem Oil Will Improve Your Skin With Regular Use

    Neem oil is gaining in popularity for skin care and other uses. It is an exotic, slightly mysterious sounding oil, hailing from the Neem tree indigenous to India and Burma. The special properties in the oil are beneficial for a number of skin conditions both as prevention and treatment. Here we look at 3...

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    Urban Greens Window Sill Veggie Garden

    Christmas Gifts That Keep Giving

    Christmas is almost here. By now you are probably thinking of gifts for loved ones and perhaps you have a nagging feeling that it is all a bit wasteful. So many ‘normal’ gifts end up in landfill or are made of dangerous plastic. To assuage your worries and give you a happy alternative, here...

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    DIY Window Cleaner - Vinegar and Cornflour to Clean Windows

    Rose Infused Vinegar Window Cleaner

    Did you know you can make your own glass and window cleaner, that some swear is more effective than commercial brands, with just vinegar and cornflour? We’ve infused ours with dried rose petals and added some essential oils too, which leave the space smelling beautiful and fresh. Besides the infusion time, this is one...

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    natural cleaning green potions

    Natural Cleaning with Green Potions

      Green Potions is a small business based in Queensland that make wonderfully effective eco cleaning products locally. With experience running an eco-friendly cleaning business for 10 years, the owners decided to develop their own range of completely natural cleaning supplies. Eight years on, cleaning your home is easier, healthier and safer for your family. But...

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    Make Your Own Herbal-Infused Vinegar All Purpose Cleaner

    Make Your Own Herbal-Infused Vinegar All Purpose Cleaner

    When was the last time you looked at the ingredients of a conventional all-purpose cleaner and knew exactly what they were, let alone how to pronounce them!? Well, did you know that you can make your own all-purpose cleaner using simple, natural ingredients, many of which you will already have in your pantry? By...

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    Make your own zero waste, toxin free toilet cleaning bombs

    Make Your Own Toilet Cleaning Bombs

    Cleaning the toilet certainly isn’t the most exciting job in the world, but these DIY natural toilet cleaning bombs make it just that little bit easier and saves you from resorting to harsh bleach and chemicals. Combining the cleansing power of bi-carb and citric acid (essential for the fizz), and a select blend of...

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    The best palm oil free natural toothpastes for your family

    The Best Palm Oil Free Toothpastes for the Whole Family

    Palm oil derived ingredients are hidden in all kinds of personal care products, even your toothpaste!  That means that you may be unwittingly supporting the destructive and cruel palm oil industry simply by brushing your teeth. Even more frustrating, the palm oil derived ingredients are used for sweetening and foaming—two purposes that are completely...

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    10 plastic free ideas you haven't thought of

    10 Plastic Free Ideas You’ve Never Thought Of

    Many of you are already reducing single use plastic by using a reusable coffee cup, produce bags, water bottles, and a stainless steel straw. But here are 10 new plastic free ideas you might never have thought of. Top Plastic Free Ideas for Plastic Free July Shampoo bar instead of shampoo and conditioner in plastic bottles! Our first...

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