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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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    Make Your Own Acne Treatment Stick

    Make your own acne treatment stick - Biome Naked Beauty Bar - DIY skin care

    Our DIY acne treatment stick, which combines healing beeswax, calming shea butter, and antibacterial coconut oil and essential oils, can be applied on any pimple or breakout-prone area to naturally soothe and heal. Below we’ve outlined the benefits of each of the ingredients used. Beeswax is healing and high in Vitamin A. Shea Butter reduces...

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    Make Your Own Natural Mouthwash

    Make your own natural mouthwash - Biome Naked Beauty Bar - DIY skin care

    Our DIY natural mouthwash is a great toxin free alternative to commercial mouthwash, which as we know are often filled with chemicals, artificial colors and synthetic flavors. Our homemade mouthwash combines bi carb to deodorise, Tasmanian sea salt to detoxify, and a special combination of antiseptic, antifungal and antibacterial essential oils. Below we outline...

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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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    How To Make Your Own DIY Natural Dishwasher Detergent Tablets

    February 21, 2018 • CLEAN, DIY RECIPES, ECO HOME
    Make your own DIY dishwasher detergent tablets - toxin free cleaning products

    Making your own natural dishwasher detergent tablets means never relying on the store-bought stuff again! Ditch the synthetic detergents and wasteful plastic packaging – this DIY doesn’t take long to prepare, can be used with any dishwasher, and keeps dishes sparkling clean, naturally. Bi-Carb & Citric Acid have powerful cleansing powers and create the fizz in your...

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    6 Plastic Free Hair Care Solutions

    February 21, 2018 • BEAUTY, GUIDES
    plastic free hair care feature

    When ditching plastic out of your life, finding a plastic free hair care routine can be challenging. Almost all shampoo, brushes and styling products have some form of plastic packaging or component, which is destined to pollute the Earth in landfill and make a demand for the plastic industry to produce more. The good news:...

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    5 Ways to Achieve a Plastic Free Laundry

    February 21, 2018 • CLEAN, ECO HOME, GUIDES, LIFE
    5 Way to Achieve a Plastic Free Laundry

    Modern technological change has enabled time and labour-saving hacks for living. But, we are now collectively finding that the old-fashioned way is sometimes best. Especially when it comes to health and the environment. The everyday task of doing the laundry is thankfully easier due to modern washing machines. Let’s face it, we don’t want...

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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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    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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    Healthy School Lunch Ideas

    February 1, 2018 • CLEAN, EAT, GUIDES, LIFE
    Healthy School Lunch Ideas

    With the 2018 school year underway, here are some healthy school lunch ideas to help get the inspiration flowing. Ideally a school lunch will contain a mix of protein and healthy carbohydrates. Think sushi rolls, home-made muesli bars and muffins and veggie sticks. Bake Mixes Biome stocks a lovely range of vegan and nut...

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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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    Make Your Own Soothing Bug Bite Balm

    January 30, 2018 • BEAUTY, DIY RECIPES, ECO HOME
    Make your own soothing bug bite balm - DIY Skin Care - Biome Naked Beauty Bar

    A bug bite balm is just what the doctor ordered for summertime. Not only can it deter mozzies and bugs from biting you, but it also helps to soothe itchy, red bites from the ones that get through (if any!). Coconut Oil is antibacterial and moisturising, both healing and nourishing bites and skin. Shea Butter has soothing vitamin...

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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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    Eco Friendly Stationery Essentials

    January 18, 2018 • ECO HOME, GUIDES, LIFE
    eco friendly stationery feature

    For back to school, work, university, and every time in between, eco friendly stationery can prepare us for the work ahead, and help the planet too. By opting for products that have a good end of life and are made from sustainable resources, your stationery will not only make your feel good, but will...

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    How to Put Together a Plastic Free Lunch Box

    January 16, 2018 • EAT, ECO HOME, GUIDES, PLASTIC FREE / WASTE FREE
    feature plastic free lunch box

    A plastic free lunch box helps reduce the demand for plastic in our world, as well as reducing your exposure to the toxins found in many plastic lunch boxes, such as lead, BPA, phthalates and PVC. For those trying to achieve a plastic free lunch box, it can be difficult to find lunch containers and lunch...

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