• petrochemical free

    4 Ways to Simplify your Autumn Skin Care Routine

    April 3, 2019 • BEAUTY, DIY RECIPES, LIFE
    How to simplify your autumn skin care routine | Biome Eco Stores

    With autumn weather upon us, many of us are reaching for scrubs, clay masks and moisturisers to buff and nourish dry skin. An autumn skin care routine needn’t be complicated though. Read on as we show you four easy ways to simplify your autumn skin care routine, with eco friendly products made from close...

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    DIY Foundation Cream, Tinted Moisturiser & Concealer

    DIY foundation cream | DIY concealer | DIY tinted moisturiser | Biome Naked Beauty

    Solutions that help you simplify, reduce toxins and live more gently on our planet is what we’re all about here at Biome, and this is one of our new favourites.  In this recipe we show you how to combine a few simple ingredients to make either a DIY foundation cream, DIY concealer or DIY...

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    DIY Pantry Bug Buster & Scented Drawer Sachet

    February 26, 2019 • CLEAN, DIY RECIPES, PLASTIC FREE / WASTE FREE
    DIY Pantry Bug Buster & Scented Drawer Sachet | Biome Naked Beauty | DIY Cleaning

    Freshen up and deter moths, insects and other pantry and wardrobe pests with these pretty scented sachets. Depending on the essential oils used, you can create a sachet for keeping drawers, cupboards and wardrobes smelling fresh, or a bug buster sachet for keeping your pantry free from ants, weevils and other insects. This pantry...

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    DIY Soapberry Washing Up Liquid

    Make Your Own DIY Soapberry Washing Up Liquid

    So many of you love using soapberries to wash your clothes (and why wouldn’t you – they’re organic, natural, hypoallergenic, plastic free, palm oil free, compostable and they work!), but did you know you can turn them into a washing up liquid too? Read on as we show you how to make a natural...

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    DIY Hand Sanitiser Spray

    October 10, 2018 • DIY RECIPES
    DIY Hand Sanitiser | Biome Naked Beauty Bar | DIY Skin Care

    This is the perfect handbag size hand sanitiser! Combining palm oil free glycerine, alcohol free witch hazel, lavender hydrosol and a blend of germ fighting essential oils, this DIY hand sanitiser is easy to make and will leave hands feeling clean, fresh and soft. Find the recipe for our DIY hand sanitiser spray below....

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    What is “natural” skin care? It depends on where you draw the line.

    September 14, 2018 • BEAUTY, GUIDES
    What makes skin care natural? | Biome's natural skin care guide | Biome Eco Stores

    Most of Biome’s readers are already on board with the health and environmental benefits of using natural skin care rather than petrochemical skin care. And in fact, much of the commercial world has cottoned on to this demand from consumers, so there is a plethora of brands representing themselves as natural.   But, how do...

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    Sweet as Honey Chamomile & Coconut Sugar DIY Lip Scrub

    August 28, 2018 • BEAUTY, DIY RECIPES
    Sweet as Honey Chamomile & Coconut Sugar DIY Lip Scrub | Biome Eco Stores | Biome Naked Beauty

    Our gorgeous sweet as honey chamomile and coconut sugar lip scrub will leave your lips feeling smooth and looking refreshed. Combining nourishing apricot kernel oil, exfoliating raw and coconut sugars, antioxidant rich raw honey, and soothing chamomile. Find the recipe and ingredients below. Make Your Own Sweet as Honey Chamomile & Coconut Sugar Lip...

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    How to Use a Shaving Soap: Reduce Waste, Avoid Irritants & Save Money!

    August 16, 2018 • BEAUTY, GUIDES, LIFE, PLASTIC FREE / WASTE FREE
    Why you should use a shaving soap when shaving | Biome Eco Stores

    By switching to a traditional moisture-rich shaving soap, reusable stainless steel razor and shaving brush, you can reduce waste, avoid skin-irritating ingredients, lessen the likelihood of razor burn and ingrown hairs, and save money.  What better results could you want from shaving!  But how do you use them? Shaving soaps are used for shaving...

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    Heavenly Rose Whipped Body Butter

    August 14, 2018 • BEAUTY, DIY RECIPES, LIFE
    Heavenly Rose Whipped Body Butter | Biome Naked Beauty Bar | DIY Skin Care

    Combining rose, shea butter, coconut oil and pink clay, our heavenly rose whipped body butter will nourish, soothe and heal dry skin and leave it feeling wonderfully soft and moisturised. Find the recipe and links to the ingredients below. It is so easy to make and is such a fun activity to do with...

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    DIY Roll On Deodorant with Magnesium & Witch Hazel

    August 8, 2018 • BEAUTY, DIY RECIPES
    DIY Roll On Deodorant with Magnesium & Witch Hazel | Biome Naked Beauty Bar | DIY Skin Care

    Our DIY roll on deodorant combines magnesium, witch hazel, sea salt and your choice of essential oils to keep you feeling clean and fresh. It is a great alternative to natural deodorants made with bi-carb soda. It is vegan, easy to make and will help prevent and eliminate body odour fast.  Magnesium is naturally...

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    DIY Liquid Soap

    July 17, 2018 • BEAUTY, CLEAN, DIY RECIPES
    DIY Liquid Soap | Pure Castile Soap | Biome Naked Beauty Bar | DIY Skin Care

    Our DIY liquid soap is a really easy recipe which combines Biome’s pure castile bar soap, your favourite carrier oil, essential oils and distilled water. Use this recipe to wash hands, your face, body or hair. You can also use it with Biome’s 3-in-1 Face Clay to make your own facial cleanser. This recipe...

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    DIY Face & Body Cleansing Clay Bar

    July 10, 2018 • BEAUTY, DIY RECIPES
    How to Make Your Own Face & Body Cleansing Clay Bar | Biome Naked Skin Care | DIY Skin Care

    Cleanse and exfoliate skin with our DIY face and body cleansing clay bar. Pure white kaolin clay and witch hazel will gently clean, draw toxins from the skin, and improve skin tone and texture. While alcohol free, pure witch hazel is non-drying, clarifying and will soothe inflammation. We’ve used white kaolin clay as it...

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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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    DIY Castor Oil Eye Drops

    June 13, 2018 • BEAUTY, DIY RECIPES
    Castor Oil Eye Drops | Biome Naked Beauty | DIY Skin Care

    Did you know castor oil eye drops can be used to treat a range of eye ailments? Castor oil encourages lipid production in the eyes and inhibits the evaporation of tears. It contains a range of powerful fatty acids and other antioxidants that can benefit your eyes, and is antibacterial, antifungal and antiviral. It also...

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