September 1, 2018

Therapeutic grade essential oils are volatile aromatic compounds found in seeds, barks, stems, roots, flowers and other parts of plants. These potent compounds are small organic molecules that tend to change quickly from their solid or liquid state to a gas at room tem...

January 31, 2018

As we age our skin becomes drier, thinner and more fragile. We develop lines and wrinkles, sun spots and reduced elasticity. Collagen production slows and the loss of Connective tissue strength causes our skin to sag while reduced cell turnover can make our complexion...

July 8, 2017

Aroma Cosmetology is the branch of Aromatherapy that deals with skincare, beauty and cosmetics.

Essential Oils are used in skincare for both their aromatic and skin healing qualities and when used for their therapeutic properties we use the term aromaceuticals.

Essential...

February 20, 2017

I love Australian Botanicals for skincare BUT of course there are some pretty amazing, exotic, skin loving plants elsewhere in this amazing world of ours. So I will start with my favourite butters which are so healing and calming not only your skin but also for your ha...

January 11, 2017

Last month the worlds biggest retailer Wal – Mart Stores announced that it is asking for suppliers to remove formaldehyde, triclosan and six other substances from their products as part of an effort to eliminate controversial chemicals from household goods including co...

August 31, 2016

The human body is unable to synthesise vitamins at all or only in insignificant amounts. So we eat a healthy diet full of vitamins and minerals and/or supplement our diets with multi vitamins to fulfil our bodies needs.

Well that’s great but what about the needs of our...

July 18, 2016

Kakadu plum is a bright green native fruit that grows wild in Northern Australia. It flourishes in a very harsh, arid environment and survives thanks to its ability to protect itself from oxidative stress caused by the unrelenting Australian sun. It has been used for t...

March 16, 2016

 

 

Squalene is a fat soluble anti oxidant found naturally in our skin. It plays an integral role in giving your skin the youthful radiance we enjoy throughout our twenties. Unfortunately from the age of thirty the levels of squalene that our body produces reduces signif...

December 22, 2015

 

 

 

 So what is wildcrafting and why are wild harvested ingredients so desireable??

Our ancestors have gathered herbs, roots and flowers for thousands of years. The unique nature of the herbs which have grown uncultivated is that such plants have undergone a natural sele...

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