• DIY

    Why Oxygen Bleach is Better Than Chlorine Bleach & How to Use it For Cleaning

    August 19, 2019 • CLEAN, GUIDES, HOME
    Washing with oxygen bleach is better than chlorine bleach

    Do you dislike entering a bathroom that’s just been cleaned with chlorine bleach or ammonia? Your lungs constrict from breathing in the fumes and you want to leave as quickly as possible. Many harmful chemicals like chlorine bleach have become commonplace in our homes as we are fed the dream of effortlessly clean and...

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    Clean Your Home With These 5 Simple Ingredients!

    July 24, 2019 • CLEAN, DIY RECIPES
    DIY Cleaning | 5 Simple Ingredients to Clean Your Whole House Naturally | Biome Eco Stores

    Cleaning your home with simple, natural ingredients is a really easy way to simplify your life, reduce waste, save money and remove toxins from your home. And did you know you can clean your entire home (or close to it) using items that you may already have on hand. From cleaning microwaves to floors,...

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    How Shea Will Save Your Winter Skin Worries

    June 5, 2019 • BEAUTY, DIY RECIPES
    How to incorporate shea into your skin and hair care routine | Shea Butter & Shea Oil | Biome Eco Stores

    Our skin and hair is often calling out for extra nourishment and moisture during the cool winter months, and we we’ve found your hero ingredient – shea! Packed full of vitamins, nutrients and essential fatty acids, shea works to moisturise, protect, soothe and nourish and will leave your skin and hair looking and feeling...

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    Meet the Maker – Belinda Smith, Blue Jean Sisters Project

    March 29, 2019 • STORIES
    Meet the Maker - Blue Jeans Project | Biome Eco Stores

    ‘Blue Jean Sisters’ project is an art installation highlighting human rights in the fashion industry. Modern Slavery effects 40 million people globally and women and girls make up over 70% of those effected. The goal for the installation is to make 2000 dolls, individually handmade. While made from the same pattern and material, every doll will have...

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    DIY Coconut Hair Conditioner Treatment Cream

    July 4, 2018 • BEAUTY, DIY RECIPES, LIFE
    DIY coconut hair conditioner treatment cream | DIY skin care | Biome Naked Beauty Bar

    Our DIY coconut hair conditioner treatment cream combines the deep conditioning properties of coconut oil, nourishing shea butter and moisturising jojoba oil, and will leave hair feeling soft, shiny and manageable. This easy recipe will help you save waste and money, and is an excellent alternative to mainstream conditioner, free from petrochemicals, synthetics, palm...

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    Luscious, Hydrating Coconut Lip Balm

    June 28, 2018 • BEAUTY, DIY RECIPES
    Make your own coconut lip balm | Biome Naked Beauty Bar | Biome Eco Stores

    Our coconut lip balm combines moisturising coconut oil, luxurious mango butter, and an uplifting combination of essential oils that will transport you to the tropics! It will keep your lips hydrated and healthy all year round, plus will save you money and waste. Our DIY coconut lip balm is so incredibly easy to make...

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    Make Your Own “No Cook” Natural Mascara & Eyeliner

    May 30, 2018 • BEAUTY, DIY RECIPES, VEGAN
    Make your own DIY natural mascara and natural eye liner | Biome Naked Beauty Bar | Biome Eco Stores

    A simple, natural mascara and eyeliner recipe that requires no melting of ingredients! Quick and easy, and you can upcycle old mascara wands and containers in the process. Below we outline the benefits of ingredients used. Activated Charcoal has a strong, dark colour that makes it perfect for DIY eyeliner and mascara. It is also...

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    DIY Seaweed, Green Tea & Epsom Salt Bath Bomb

    DIY Bath Bombs | Biome Naked Beauty Bar | DIY Skin Care

    A beautifully-scented bath bomb that is great for your skin and well being. Essential oils help calm your mind, while Epsom salts relax, seaweed detoxifies, and green tea soothes. Lovely to make as a gift or use to relax after a long day. Citric Acid is an alpha-hydroxy acid that stimulates collagen production and...

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    DIY Rosemary & Lavender Bath Melts

    DIY Rosemary & Lavender Bath Melts | Biome Naked Beauty Bar | DIY Skin Care

    These bath melts will help relax your skin and mind. Oats, butters and oils soothe and nourish itchy and irritated skin, while lavender and rosemary fight skin troubles and calm the mind. Treat yourself to these gorgeous-looking melts or make them as a gift! Apricot Kernel Oil is a light carrier oil and a great...

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    Make Your Own Seaweed & Salt Bath Soak

    May 3, 2018 • BEAUTY, CLEAN, DIY RECIPES, VEGAN
    Make Your Own Seaweed & Salt Bath Soak | Biome Naked Beauty Bar | DIY Skin Care

    Salt bath soaks are fantastic for calming the body and skin, and this soak incorporates ginger and seaweed to help calm your mind and draw out impurities too. Using this soak will help relieve anxiety from your busy day, soothe aches and skin troubles, and exfoliate for softer skin. This salt bath soak is...

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    Make Your Own Cleansing Oil

    April 24, 2018 • BEAUTY, CLEAN, DIY RECIPES, VEGAN
    Make your own oil cleanser | Biome Naked Beauty Bar

    Using the oil cleansing method, our DIY oil cleanser works to clean, heal and hydrate your skin. Gentle enough for everyday use, the oils that we have combined in our cleansing oil work to combat acne, dryness and keep pH in balance, and is great for any skin type. While it may seem daunting...

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    DIY Lavender & Rosemary Vinegar Kitchen Cleaner

    April 24, 2018 • CLEAN, DIY RECIPES, HOME, VEGAN
    Make your own kitchen cleaner | Biome Naked Beauty Bar

    This vinegar kitchen cleaner not only makes your kitchen smell lovely, but ensures a thorough and natural clean. Antiseptic, antibacterial, antifungal and antiviral ingredients help rid your kitchen of harmful bacteria and germs without the use of harsh synthetics. Best of all, this recipe can be used to clean the bathroom and other surfaces...

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    DIY Moroccan Lava Clay “No Poo” Shampoo & Hair Mask

    April 18, 2018 • BEAUTY, CLEAN, DIY RECIPES, VEGAN
    Moroccan Lava Clay No Poo Shampoo Method | Biome Eco Stores

    Our Moroccan Lava Clay “No Poo” shampoo alternative or hair mask gently cleans, hydrates and nourishes all hair types naturally. Use in place of shampoo as needed or as a weekly hair mask to keep your hair in top condition. Our DIY “No Poo” shampoo and hair mask combines mineral-rich Moroccan Lava Clay with...

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    DIY Natural Perfume Oil

    April 18, 2018 • BEAUTY, DIY RECIPES, VEGAN
    DIY Natural Perfume Oil | Biome Naked Beauty Bar

    Our DIY natural perfume is an easy, toxin free fragrance to use day to day. Keep it with you in your bag or leave by the bed to touch up as needed. Combining a delicate selection of dried petals and essential oils, our DIY natural perfume oil will help to uplift, soothe and calm...

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    7 Ways to Use Soapberries to Clean Around the Home

    April 13, 2018 • BEAUTY, CLEAN, HOME, VEGAN
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    Soapberries are a natural, hypoallergenic, grey water safe, palm oil free, vegan household cleaning solution that actually works! But what many people don’t know is how multipurpose they are. Not only are they fantastic as a natural laundry detergent, you can use soapberries as an all purpose cleaner, shampoo, body soap, dish detergent, and...

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