• natural beauty

    DIY Dry Shampoo

    February 13, 2018 • BEAUTY, DIY RECIPES
    Make your own DIY dry shampoo | Biome Naked Beauty Bar | Biome Eco Stores

    This DIY dry shampoo combines oil absorbing powders, and essential oils to compliment your hair type to keep your hair in top condition, even when it’s been a while between washes. Cornstarch is great at absorbing moisture, so it will suck all the excess oil away from your hair. It’s also anti-inflammatory, which can help...

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    The Revitalising Benefits of Matcha in Natural Skin Care

    February 7, 2018 • BEAUTY, EAT, GUIDES
    The Revitalising Benefits of Matcha in Natural Skin Care

    Matcha is your new best friend in natural skin care. This super ingredient, traditionally grown and harvested in Japan, is a potent skin and health tonic. For the ultimate in natural skin care, you really can’t go past products containing Matcha. What is matcha? Put simply, Matcha is a potent, high quality green tea. This...

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    Make Your Own Face Serum

    February 7, 2018 • BEAUTY, DIY RECIPES
    Make your own DIY face serum with jojoba oil and shea oil - Biome Naked Beauty Bar

    This DIY face serum acts as light, oil-based moisturiser that is absorbed quickly into the skin, carrying beneficial essential oils into your pores. Customise this face serum with a combination of essential oils depending on your skin type and needs, and nourish your skin with healthy, natural ingredients. For our’s we used essential oils suited...

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    Make Your Own Nourishing Lemon & Rose Massage Bars

    February 7, 2018 • BEAUTY, DIY RECIPES, ECO HOME
    Make your own nourishing lemon and rose massage bars - Biome Naked Beauty Bar

    Massage bars are your one-stop-shop for moisturising and pampering your skin. Massage the nourishing oils and butters into skin that needs some TLC, especially elbows, hands and feet. A bar can also be melted into warm water for a calming and moisturising bath. Beeswax binds all the ingredients together and makes sure they stick to your skin,...

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    DIY Natural Head Lice Spray to Deter Nits Naturally

    January 30, 2018 • BEAUTY, CLEAN, DIY RECIPES
    DIY Natural Head Lice Spray to Deter Nits Naturally - DIY Skin Care - Biome Naked Beauty Bar

    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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    Why You Should Incorporate Turmeric Into Your Natural Skin Care Routine

    January 25, 2018 • BEAUTY, GUIDES
    How to use turmeric in natural skin care

    What’s the big deal about turmeric? Turmeric has powerful health benefits. It is arguably best known for its use in Ayurvedic medicine and delicious curry. The benefits have been extensively researched and the jury is in – Turmeric is simply amazing for health. What is becoming better known in the West is that it is...

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    Cocoa, Mango & Shea Butter – A Guide to our Favourite Body Butters

    January 23, 2018 • BEAUTY, DIY RECIPES, GUIDES
    Mango butter, shea butter, cocoa butter

    When it comes to health and beauty, taking our cue from nature is usually the best way. In the case of deeply moisturising our bodies, this principle certainly applies. Mangoes, cacao beans and shea nuts – the bounty of nature that provides body butter infused with vitamins, antioxidants and fatty acids in a form...

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    DIY Vegan Deodorant – Bi Carb Free with Pink Clay

    January 23, 2018 • BEAUTY, DIY RECIPES
    DIY vegan bicarb free natural deodorant

    Deodorant is one of life’s essentials, but when you make your own, there’s a balance between finding what works and what fits with your life. This recipe has got you covered – this vegan deodorant is bi carb free for sensitive underarms, and contains a host of nourishing ingredients to leave you smelling and feeling great....

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    DIY Energising Shower Bombs for Mental Clarity

    January 23, 2018 • BEAUTY, DIY RECIPES
    DIY bath bomb shower bomb

      This energising shower bomb makes mornings fun and invigorating, preparing you for the day ahead. Simply place a bomb on the floor of your shower and let the fizzy action disperse lovely scents around you. Bi Carb has antifungal and antiseptic properties, and is a natural deodoriser, so it can help clean your shower at the same...

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    Why is Jojoba Oil so Good for Skin?

    January 18, 2018 • BEAUTY, GUIDES
    How to use jojoba oil in skin care

    Do you want a facial and body oil that is a good multi-tasker as well as being completely natural and from a low-maintenance crop? Jojoba Oil could be the saviour you’ve been waiting for. First gaining popularity in the 1970’s (remember your mother or grandmother’s cosmetics cabinet?) the benefits of this oil are being...

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    3 Ways Neem Oil Will Improve Your Skin With Regular Use

    January 18, 2018 • BEAUTY, CLEAN, GUIDES, LIFE
    How to use neem oil in skin care

    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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    DIY Cooling Rose & Mandarin Facial Mist

    January 16, 2018 • BEAUTY, DIY RECIPES

    Our gorgeous rose facial mist is a real jack-of-all-trades. It’s not only easy to make and a much healthier alternative to synthetic fragrances, but can be used for so many things! As a natural air freshener or perfume, linen spray or cooling mist, this DIY facial mist will come in so handy you’ll be making it...

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    Make Your Own Hair Detangler For Kids

    January 16, 2018 • BEAUTY, DIY RECIPES

    Did you know you can make your own hair detangler for kids (and adults!), in just a few minutes using simple, natural ingredients. Washing and brushing kids’ long hair can be frustrating. When cutting is just not an option, this gentle and moisturising hair detangler can be used everyday, to help unravel knots and...

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    Your Guide to Biome’s Palm Oil Free Soap

    December 18, 2017 • BEAUTY, DIY RECIPES, GUIDES
    Palm oil free soap

    What is palm oil and why should we care about it? Sounds like a lovely tropical oil, right? Reminiscent of the reef oil we used to slather on ourselves back in the day? Forget the nostalgic connotations the name brings. Palm oil is actually the ingredient used in many cosmetics and food that is...

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    Safety Razor Review – Why We Love Them & Top Tips

    December 18, 2017 • BEAUTY, LIFE, STORIES
    Safety Razor Review

    At Biome, we love our safety razor.  Less irritation, longer between shaves, and smoother skin – who doesn’t want that? Caroline (our Brisbane Area Manager), Michele, (our Marketing & E-Commerce Manager), and Nancy (our Product Development Manager), all use their safety razors on the weekly basis, so they’ve given us a safety razor review! Safety Razor...

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