Dignity Drive – Donate Pads & Tampoons

Ensuring everyone is afforded the dignity so many of us take for granted. Share The Dignity work directly benefits women in crisis. Every. Single. Day. In March 2015 Rochelle Courtenay asked friends to help her collect pads and tampons to help out local homeless in her area of Brisbane. That first small collection led to the birth […]

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How (and Why) To Use a Face Roller

If you are anything like us ( self confussed product junkies), you’ve been obsessing over Jade Face and Rose Quartz Rollers: a nourishing tool made of Instagram-ready Jade stone or Rose Quartz that drains fluid, improves elasticity, dimihses fine lines,  increases blood flow, and promotes cell turnover for a brighter complexion. While its jewelry-like appearance is […]

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10 Harmful Ingredients Lurking in Your Beauty Products

While it’s often the case that if you struggle to pronounce something, it’s a good idea to avoid it (e.g., imidazolidinyl urea, a formaldehyde-releasing preservative commonly used in cosmetics, or p-phenylenediamine, a coal tar-based ingredient found in many hair dyes), keep in mind that not all ingredient tongue-twisters equate to poison. Tetrahydrodiferuloylmethane, for example, is […]

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Zero Waste

It can be hard to know what products to use when you are beginning to transition to an earth-friendly or zero-waste lifestyle. There is so much contradicting information out there, so we have done the work for you so that you can still enjoy glowing skin and a beautiful home without the environmental impact. Here’s […]

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Why we all should *really* have two cleansers

Washing your face is no doubt an integral part of your beauty routine. And we hope you know the No. 1 rule when it comes to finding the perfect cleanser: Pick the formula based on your skin type. But, what you may not know is that there also benefits to using a second, different face […]

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First Class Travel Guide

INVEST IN AN IN-FLIGHT SKIN CARE ROUTINE Always spray a hydrate mist to hydrate. Before you sleep cleanse your face, then add a serum to give your skin a drink and then pop on the Josh Rosebrook Hydrate Mask. The more you fuss over your skin on a plane the better. INCORPORATE A PRE- AND […]

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Well + Good

“The Lab Organics – Natural Skin Care Products Australia” For a pretty souvenir, head to The Lab Organics, Australia’s leading organic and natural beauty store. Sandwiched between the charming shops of North Carlton’s leafy Rathdowne Street, this boutique sources and stock luxurious, quality organic and natural beauty products that deliver on their promises of environmentally […]

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VITAMIN C CHOC-ORANGE MOUSSE POTS

These chocolate pots of sensory bliss will both feed your skin and satisfy your sweet tooth. The hero ingredient, avocado, is one of The Beauty Chef’s favourite beauty foods as it is rich in anti-inflammatory fatty acids and skin protective plant nutrients, while antioxidant-rich cacao is a good source of iron and magnesium to help […]

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THE PENDULUM POTION

There are an infinite amount of ways to mix and match within my collection to create your ultimate personalized ritual. With the addition of The Pendulum Potion to our small family of treats, things just got even more fun. 1 tsp The Clean Dirt + 1 tsp The Pendulum Potion = supper yummy brightening & […]

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How To Oils

It turns out the skin care ingredient  we’ve all feared the most is actually good for our skin. Oily TO Blemish Prone Skin INDIE LEE – SQUALANE FACIAL OIL $59.95 IT MAY SEEM COUNTER INTUITIVE TO APPLY OIL TO BLEMISH-PRONE SKIN, IT TURNS OUT THAT THE OILS ARE FAR MORE EFFECTIVE THAN SCRUBS, HARSH SOAPS, AND OTHER TREATMENTS THAT STRIP YOUR SKIN. TOPICAL APPLICATIONS OF OILS ALLEVIATE BREAKOUTS BY RE-STABILIZING THE LIPID BARRIER, THUS RESTORING ANTI-MICROBIAL ACTIVITY ON THE SKIN’S SURFACE. WHAT’S MORE, BECAUSE LIPIDS DISSOLVE LIPIDS, OILS ACTUALLY BREAK UP CONGESTION AT THE SOURCE Sensitive & Redness Skin MV ORGANICS – ROSE PLUS $110.95 THE BEST OIL BLENDS DELIVER AN ARRAY OF VITAMINS, ANTIOXIDANTS, AND ESSENTIAL FATTY ACIDS […]

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