• organic skin care

    How Rosehip Oil Can Help Soothe Dry, Sensitive Skin this Winter

    June 6, 2018 • BEAUTY, GUIDES, VEGAN
    How Rosehip Oil Can Help Soothe Dry, Sensitive Skin this Winter

    With the Winter months upon us, many of us experience dry and sensitive skin. But did you know there is a simple, nourishing oil that can be used to bring skin back to peak condition. Rich in essential fatty acids, Omega 3,6 an 9, vitamins and antioxidants, rosehip oil is loved by many for...

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    How to Cleanse, Tone, Moisturise & Treat with the Multi-Tasking Biome Natural Skin Care Range

    How to Cleanse, Tone, Moisturise & Treat with the Multi-Tasking Biome Natural Skin Care Range

    Biome is reintroducing simplicity into your natural skin care routine with our new multi-tasking skin care range. Containing 100% plant, ocean and earth, Biome Skin Care is a fresh approach to skin care by starting again. Read on as we show you how to cleanse, tone, moisturise and treat with the multi-tasking products in...

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    10 Ways to Use Muslin Cloth Around the Home

    April 18, 2018 • BEAUTY, CLEAN, EAT, GUIDES, HOME, LIFE
    How to use muslin cloth around the home | Biome Eco Stores

    Have you ever wanted one multi-purpose item that takes the place of many handy household items but doesn’t contribute to landfill waste at the end of its life? Did you think that one, healthy life hack can take the place of cosmetic wipes, sieves, food preparation and more? Something as baby-soft as it is...

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    Make Your Own Natural Foundation Powder

    Make Your Own Natural Foundation Powder - DIY Skin Care - Biome Naked Beauty Bar

    While there is some excellent natural, palm oil free makeup available, arguably the cheapest, easiest and most natural foundation is one which you make yourself. You can find all of the raw ingredients you need at Biome’s Naked Beauty Bar. Our DIY natural foundation powder combines a range of gentle, beneficial clays, cacao and...

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    Top Tips to Make Zero Waste Travel Easier

    March 15, 2018 • BEAUTY, EAT, GUIDES, LIFE, PLASTIC FREE / WASTE FREE
    Top Tips to Make Zero Waste Travel Easier - Biome Eco Stores

    Exploring our wondrous planet, whether a short camping trip or adventures to other cultures, can test your efforts to reduce single-use, throw-away waste.  Most of us are a way off a “zero waste” life, but we can certainly travel with much less waste. With a little pre-planning there are many easy ways to avoid...

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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 Orange, Poppyseed & Coconut DIY Body Scrub

    February 13, 2018 • BEAUTY, DIY RECIPES
    Make Your Own Orange, Poppyseed & Coconut Body Scrub - Biome Naked Beauty Bar - DIY Skin Care

    Start the day by scrubbing all your worries (and dead skin cells) away with this rejuvenating orange, poppyseed and coconut DIY body scrub. Packed full of natural ingredients to nourish and heal your skin, with a burst of citrus aroma to wake you up and leave you feeling energised. Coconut Oil & Flesh are naturally rich in...

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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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    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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    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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    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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    Lōa Miracle Oil for Inflamed Skin

    November 28, 2017 • BEAUTY, LIFE, STORIES
    loa miracle oil

    Sometimes, you just wish there was a Miracle Oil that could solve all your skin problems. Acne, dry skin, eczema, psoriasis, rosacea, premature aging – all skin conditions that are hard to find a solution for. More so, hard to find a natural solution for, so that you don’t expose your skin and body to harsh...

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    10 Planet Friendly Gifts for Teachers they will Love

    October 31, 2017 • GUIDES, LIFE
    Eco Friendly Gifts for Teachers

    End of year – time to get organised The end of the year is fast approaching and everyone’s to-do list is growing. One group that will undoubtedly be counting down the days – no matter how much they love their job – are teachers. Pressure seems to be mounting for teachers these days. Whether...

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