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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 organic 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...

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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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    Your Guide to Palm Oil Free Make Up

    December 18, 2017 • BEAUTY, GUIDES
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    Palm oil free makeup is both a rarity and an important purchase for those wanting to help the planet. But why exactly should we choose palm oil free? Why is it to hard to find palm oil free products? And what can we do to make sure we look great, and keep up the great...

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    Four of our Favourite Screen Free Gift Ideas for a Screen Free Christmas

    December 13, 2017 • ECO HOME, GUIDES
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    A screen free Christmas, or at least the holidays with less screen time, is what we secretly hope for. And the great news is, by giving our children eco-friendly gifts that promote creativity and exploration, not only can we help them grow, but we can help the planet too. Four of our Favourite Screen...

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    DIY Pink Clay & Hemp Seed Oil Face Mask

    December 12, 2017 • BEAUTY, DIY RECIPES
    Make your own pink clay face mask with hemp seed oil

    Our nourishing, moisturising and balancing pink clay and hemp seed oil face mask is ideal for those with dry and combination skin. Gentle pink clay works to absorb excess sebum and eliminate redness, while antioxidant rich hemp seed oil provides moisture, nourishment and balance. It is so incredibly easy to make your own pink...

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    Four Health Benefits of MCT Oil – Is it Coconut Oil?

    December 11, 2017 • EAT, GUIDES, LIFE
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    MCT Oil, short for Medium Chain Triglycerides Oil, is a dietary supplement with many health benefits. Derived from coconut oil, MCT Oil not only creates sustained energy, but is great in many forms and for those with food intolerances. Shop MCT Oil here > But how is it different from coconut oil? Coconut oil by itself is a...

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    Christmas Gifts That Keep Giving

    December 8, 2017 • CLEAN, EAT, GROW, GUIDES
    Urban Greens Window Sill Veggie Garden

    Christmas is almost here. By now you are probably thinking of gifts for loved ones and perhaps you have a nagging feeling that it is all a bit wasteful. So many ‘normal’ gifts end up in landfill or are made of dangerous plastic. To assuage your worries and give you a happy alternative, here...

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    7 Reasons To Try Huon Pine in Your Home

    December 8, 2017 • ECO HOME, LIFE
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      Linii’s finely-milled Huon Pine is your best-smelling home solution. A chemical-free way to get rid of odour, pests and moisture, while supporting a palm-oil free, ethically-sourced Tassie product and business. Shop Linii Huon Pine here > But exactly why is it so great? In 7 reasons, you’ll see why. 1. Linii Huon Pine...

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    Eco Friendly Secret Santa Gifts under $20 Everyone will Love!

    November 28, 2017 • ECO HOME, GUIDES, LIFE
    Eco friendly Secret Santa gifts under $20

    The silly season is here. But with a little planning, Christmas shopping can be less ‘silly’ and friendlier to the earth. Here are our top 10 eco friendly Secret Santa gifts under $20 everyone will love. Gingerbread Folk Christmas Miniatures Gift Box A thoughtful box of festive shaped shortbread to put a smile on...

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    7 Reasons Hemp Food is Good for You & The Planet

    November 28, 2017 • EAT, GUIDES, LIFE
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    Did you know that it is now legal to eat hemp food in Australia?  Hemp foods are highly nutritious, a great form of vegan protein and omega fatty acids, gluten free, and as a crop, hemp is great for the environment and farmers. Shop our range of hemp food products here > Here are ...

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    Lōa Miracle Oil for Inflamed Skin

    November 28, 2017 • BEAUTY, LIFE, STORIES
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    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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    Let Them Eat Hemp! Your Guide To This Now-Legal Food

    November 10, 2017 • EAT, GUIDES, LIFE
    Buy hemp food and hemp products in Australia

    We can now eat hemp? Are you serious? You may have heard the good news that it will be legal to eat hemp in Australia as of 12 November 2017. This is indeed great news as hemp really is a wonder food that can be used in baking, smoothies, making hemp milk, and even for...

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    Guide to the Most Eco Friendly Hair Removal

    November 10, 2017 • BEAUTY, ECO HOME, GUIDES
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    Our desire to remove the hair from our face, legs and bodies varies widely with cultures and trends!  But, as with all your lifestyle choices, there is a way to shave or otherwise achieve eco friendly hair removal without costing the Earth. With these five conscious steps we guide you through the most eco...

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    Biome Room Mist – The Whole Story From its Creator

    November 8, 2017 • ECO HOME, LIFE, STORIES
    Biome Room Mist - Toxin Free Home Fragrance

    What is the Biome Room Mist and why is it so popular Have you ever walked into a room and wondered what that amazing smell is? If you’ve ever walked into a Biome store and had that experience, then it would be our bespoke, thoughtfully created Room Mist. These sprays are created by our...

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