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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, ECO 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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    10 Ways to Use Epsom Salt Around the Home

    April 13, 2018 • BEAUTY, CLEAN, ECO HOME, GROW, GUIDES, VEGAN
    How to use Epsom salt around the home | Biome Eco Stores

    Epsom salt has a long history of use around the home, in health, beauty, cleaning and gardening. A magnesium-based salt, instead of sodium-based like table salt, Epsom is full of minerals and beneficial properties. So here are 10 ways you can use Epsom salt around the home. 10 Ways to Use Epsom Salt Around...

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    7 Ways to Use Soapberries to Clean Around the Home

    April 13, 2018 • BEAUTY, CLEAN, ECO 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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    DIY Homemade Laundry Detergent

    DIY Homemade Laundry Detergent | Biome Eco Stores

    Want cheap, effective laundry detergent without synthetic toxins? This Homemade Laundry Detergent is 100% natural, free from synthetics, has antifungal, antibacterial and antiseptic properties, and is cheap when the ingredients are bought in bulk. Your clothes will get a great wash with as little cost to you as to the environment. Here is what we’ve...

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    Make Your Own Nourishing Hemp Body Scrub

    April 11, 2018 • BEAUTY, DIY RECIPES, VEGAN
    Make Your Own Nourishing Hemp Body Scrub | Biome Eco Stores

    It may sound counter intuitive to exfoliate dry skin, but this Hemp Body Scrub buffs away dead skin cells and moisturises at the same time. Hemp contains many nourishing components, including animo and fatty acids, and hemp seed oil is incredibly moisturising. It’s just the recipe for dry, flaky skin in need of some...

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    6 Simple Tips to Reduce Food Waste & Save You Money

    April 11, 2018 • EAT, ECO HOME, GUIDES, LIFE, PLASTIC FREE / WASTE FREE
    6 Simple Tips to Reduce Food Waste Today | Biome Eco Stores

    In our fast-paced, modern world, we have been conditioned to have everything ready at our fingertips. But, unless we are more conscious about the food we buy, how we store it, and how much of it we eat, we are contributing to a huge global problem – food waste. Read on as we share...

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    Easy DIY Coconut & Shea Body Whip

    April 4, 2018 • BEAUTY, DIY RECIPES
    Make your own body whip, body butter and body moisturiser - Biome Naked Beauty Bar

    A luxurious, rich body moisturiser helps to moisturise, hydrate, heal and condition skin. While mainstream body whip, body butter and moisturising cream can be expensive, and wasteful if you consider their packaging, it is actually really easy and cost effective to make your own. Here are the benefits of each ingredient we’ve used. Coconut...

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    How to Buy & Store Bread Without Plastic

    Reduce plastic waste - Biome reusable bread bag

    Single use plastic is ubiquitous. It’s easy to pick up a loaf of bread, packaged in a single use plastic bag and tied with a small single use plastic bread clip without thinking about the consequences. But, as we are well aware, plastic that is made to be used for just a few days...

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    Natural Pest Control: How to Repel Pests Using Peppermint Oil

    April 3, 2018 • CLEAN, ECO HOME, GUIDES
    Natural Pest Control: How to Repel Pests Using Peppermint Oil

    Peppermint oil has been used through the ages for a number of medicinal, cosmetic and food preparation purposes. It has an invigorating, uplifting aroma and can be used in aromatherapy to help create energy. But did you know that it is effective for natural and non toxic pest control? Peppermint oil is a great...

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    4 Food Storage Ideas For Your Pantry That Aren’t Plastic

    Plastic free food storage solutions - Biome Eco Stores

    Are you concerned about the health implications associated with plastic food storage and looking for plastic free ways to store food in the pantry? Or perhaps you have been inspired to create a Pinterest worthy pantry that is neat and organised. Old fashioned solutions continue to stand the test of time. Continue reading as...

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    How to Choose Ethical Chocolate that is Healthy & Delicious

    March 21, 2018 • EAT, GUIDES, VEGAN
    Where to find ethical chocolate - nut free, dairy free, vegan and palm oil free chocolate - Biome Eco Stores

    Chocolate – one of life’s universal pleasures. Really, it should be added to Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs! But the production of it is oftentimes a contentious issue. Awareness around production and the cost to small producers in developing countries is coming to the fore. Here are some ways to make ethical chocolate purchases this...

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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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