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    7 Reasons Hemp Food is Good for You & The Planet

    November 28, 2017 • EAT, GUIDES, LIFE
    hemp food

    Did you know that it is now legal to eat hemp food in Australia?  Hemp foods are highly nutritious, a great form of vegan protein and omega fatty acids, gluten free, and as a crop, hemp is great for the environment and farmers. Shop our range of hemp food products here > Here are ...

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    Let Them Eat Hemp! Your Guide To This Now-Legal Food

    November 10, 2017 • EAT, GUIDES, LIFE
    Buy hemp food and hemp products in Australia

    We can now eat hemp? Are you serious? You may have heard the good news that it will be legal to eat hemp in Australia as of 12 November 2017. This is indeed great news as hemp really is a wonder food that can be used in baking, smoothies, making hemp milk, and even for...

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    The Best Palm Oil Free Toothpastes for the Whole Family

    September 8, 2017 • BEAUTY, CLEAN, GUIDES
    The best palm oil free natural toothpastes for your 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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    Nature’s Child: The baby products you use every day in the purest form possible

    September 6, 2017 • ECO HOME, GUIDES, LIFE, STORIES
    Organic Baby Products at Biome Eco Stores

    The World of Baby Products When you have a baby, you want what’s best for them, and you do everything in your power to assure they are safe and healthy. But did you know that many baby products on the market contain ingredients derived from petrochemicals and palm oil, as well as other harmful toxins?...

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    Bamboozled… Are Bamboo Sheets & Socks Eco Friendly?

    April 4, 2017 • GUIDES, LIFE, STORIES
    Bamboo fibre - are bamboo sheets sustainable

    Whether bamboo sheets, bamboo socks or any bamboo fabrics are environmentally friendly is a dilemma for those taking a sustainable path through life.  Bamboo is the green-wonder resource that grows rapidly without chemicals, fuelling its huge popularity for all forms of consumer goods.  But, there appears to have been little challenging of these eco...

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    New Arrivals – Kid Licks Organic Edible Nail Polish for Kids

    March 31, 2017 • ECO HOME, LIFE
    Kid Licks organic edible nail polish

    You’ll never have to be worried about nail polish flaking off into little bellies with our newest arrival. Kid Licks is the world’s first organic edible nail polish that is made entirely of organic fruits, vegetables and plants. It is so natural it is even safe to eat! Plus it washes off with soap...

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    Choose Palm Oil Free Chocolate this Easter: Ingredients to Look Out For & Our Favourite Palm Oil Free Eggs

    March 22, 2017 • EAT, GUIDES, LIFE, VEGAN
    Choose Palm Oil Free Chocolate this Easter - Our Favourite Palm Oil Free Easter Chocolate Picks - Biome Eco Stores

    Look at the plaintive, sweet face of an orangutan and one thing comes to mind. How can we ever purchase products with palm oil that is causing their forest home to be destroyed? We weren’t always aware as a population of palm oil being hidden in products. Nor were we aware of the devastation...

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    Three ways to protect your baby from harmful toxins

    February 1, 2017 • BEAUTY, ECO HOME, GUIDES, LIFE
    Eco-Friendly baby products

    As babies there are three things that many of our parents would have used on us – petroleum-based Barrier Cream, Talcum Powder, and Johnson’s Baby Oil. Sound about right? However, did you know that these three common baby care products generally contain petrol and other toxins?  It’s time to turn back to our grandparents’...

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    Australian Made Beauty at Biome – Beautiful Australian Beauty Brands

    January 24, 2017 • LIFE
    Australian made beauty

    At Biome, we believe in supporting local eco businesses wherever possible, before sourcing from overseas. Here are just some of the wonderful Australian beauty brands that make their products right here in Australia. Beauty and the Bees   Beauty and the Bees provides rich, nourishing and luxurious skin care made from natural, local ingredients in Tasmania....

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    Your Guide to the Best Organic Fake Tan

    November 3, 2016 • BEAUTY, GUIDES, LIFE
    Eco tan invisible tan award winning natural and organic fake tan

    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 Picks – Eco Tan Winter Skin

    October 13, 2016 • BEAUTY, GUIDES
    Biome staff pick - Eco Tan Winter Skin

    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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    Biome Staff Picks – Desert Shadow Organic Hair Colour

    September 27, 2016 • GUIDES
    Desert shadow organic hair colour - Biome staff pick

    This week Jacqui from our Head Office in Brisbane shares one of her favourite Biome products. Desert Shadow Organic Hair Colour in Red Shadow Jacqui loves Desert Shadow organic hair colour in red shadow. This hair dye applies a semi-permanent colour to your hair using the ground up powders of plants and berries. The...

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

    September 21, 2016 • BEAUTY, STORIES
    Uni Organics - natural certified organic australian skincare using bio active native extracts

    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 face mists and toners for natural and beautiful skin

    September 20, 2016 • BEAUTY
    Top toners and mists for springtime hydration - black chicken remedies hydrate my face

    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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