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face nectar – for you & for everyone

We know that life gets busy, that you are often rushing out the door, multi-tasking, juggling many things at once; this is the world we live in! That’s why we’ve created our new face nectar, to take the thinking out of skin care.

This new skin hero, Australian blue cypress face nectar, has been specifically designed to give skin optimum hydration and nourishment without the fuss. It is for day and night use, ideal for male and female complexions and suits all ages. It is the universal face nectar that loves everyone! We celebrate diversity, each person’s unique essence, and this nectar reflects just that. Read More

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does chocolate really give you spots?

It’s an age old question, does chocolate give you spots? Does a once weekly, caramel filled chocolate bar cause your skin to breakout in pimples? Does a cube of chocolate keep the doctor away but bring your dermatologist closer?

Scout the internet for answers and you will quickly come to the conclusion that yes, chocolate does give you spots and therefore, should be avoided at all times.

This is sad news. However, luckily my friend, the answer is a little more complex… and while some chocolate will ramp up your risk of an outbreak, others won’t. Read More

men’s health: beautifying tonics & herbs

Mason Taylor is a health educator, speaker, and podcast host with a special interest in sharing how to navigate the evolving world of health and its many paradigms to create a unique and potent health philosophy and personal practice; an approach that helps people to feel safe, balanced and vital in their body. He is the founder of SuperFeast, purveyors of the world’s finest tonic herbs and blends. Read his article about herbal health and beauty here.

You don’t often hear guys saying that a core focus of their herbal health practice is on beauty, but it should be. Since true beauty is cultivated from the inside out, the radiance that a man is emitting through healthy skin, bright eyes and youthful energy levels can be a key indicator of what is going on in the inside.  Read More

a kiss of mother nature

Read about Mother Nature and our new Colour Carrot pots from our beloved local florist in Bondi, Fran:

“Spring! My favourite season full of sunshine and social events. Flowers have always been and will always be key decorations for special events and this is one of the main reasons I chose to be a florist. Got a spring occasion coming up, but you’re not sure how to pull the colours all together? That’s where Mother Nature is inspired.

The vivid range of the vegan Ere Perez New Colour Carrot Pot collection is like those other inspirations of nature – flowers!  

It’s so easy to complement this healthy makeup to the freshest blooms around. Here, I’ve used a variety of spring flowers in a gorgeous arrangement to complement New Carrot Pot Colours Healthy, Harmony and Holy. Read More

all about this beauty: australian blue cypress face nectar

For a good skin day

We have distilled our knowledge and passion into a blend to deeply nourish your skin day and night.

You want a good skin day every day, and we’re here to help you get it. After thirteen years in the business of caring for skin naturally, we wanted to use our extensive experience to give you more of what you want. Here is our first botanical blend, a product that revitalizes skin in a few drops.

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Australian blue cypress face nectar

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look – make time for moisture

Skin is our biggest organ and like the rest of our body, it needs moisture!

The skin on our face is just as thirsty and if you wear makeup, it is essential that you prime your skin with moisture first. Make up helps skin look great, but let’s make sure we look after it underneath. Our newly launched Australian blue cypress face nectar is the ultimate skin quenching botanical boost that instantly adds moisture and hydration in a few drops. It is the perfect way to plump up skin, improve elasticity, and help make up to adhere better to the skin. Apply before you put on your makeup and you’ll notice how dewy and glowing your complexion is. Even if you’re in a hurry, don’t skip this step, it’s so helpful in helping you get the skin you want.

Dry, lack-lustre, tired looking skin can take a hike because natural skin radiance is your new thing… Read More

skin loving food

Alyce Cimino is a Naturopath (BHs Naturopathy) and owner of Ahara Health – Naturopathic + wholefood collective on Sydney’s Northern Beaches. Alyce has a passion for wholefood cooking and using food to nourish the body and mind.  When Alyce isn’t in the kitchen or at the farmers market you can find her at the beach enjoying the ocean and sunshine. Discover here her article about ‘skin loving food’.

“There is nothing more beautiful than the confidence that healthy glowing skin brings. As a Naturopath, I believe that healthy gorgeous skin comes from within. Our skin tells the story of our overall health; if our hormones are happy, if our liver is clearing toxins effectively or if needs a little more support, or perhaps that we need the support of a specific nutrient. Read More

beetroot vegan cream cheese

In celebration of World Vegan Day this Wednesday, November 1st, we’re happy to share this new vegan recipe from our beloved food coach Diana Tencic.

Over 16 years experience in health and fitness at Body Be Well have taught Diana the essential role of food in the health and fitness balance. Check here her recipe for “Beetroot vegan cream cheese”.

This delicious creation involves two steps.

First you need to soak two cups of plain cashews in a bowl of water for 24 hours. Read More

hello & harmony: all about these beauties

We LOVE colour. It brightens a day, a mood and a look.

Today we announce our favourite new carrot colour pots to join the family.

HELLO is a bright poppy flower red.

HARMONY is a sweet dusty pink colour.

You can use them as a lip cream and a colour blush! In case you don’t know about brilliant little multi-tasking colour pots, here are the vital details: Read More

taoist beauty secrets

Tahnee McCrossin is a student of the body, weaving the ancient healing traditions of Yoga and Taoism with somatic exploration and modern scientific understanding into an integrated system that supports longevity and self-healing of the body-mind-spirit. Through her work as a yoga and meditation teacher, chi ne tsang practitioner and health researcher, she is striving to reunite the modern body-mind with the spiritual and psychological wisdom of the ancients. She is grateful to be a current student of Mantak Chia, Paul Grilley and Michael Tierra.

She shares with us some precious Taoist beauty secrets.

“Chinese women are renowned for their perfect porcelain skin and anti-ageing lifestyle. Their secrets have been passed down for thousands of years from family to family, but the originators of many of the most secret Chinese beauty practices were the Ancient Taoists. Enamoured with the natural world, they were interested in living long, full, healthy lives in an ageless body (sounds great, right?) and they used energy cultivation and tonic herbs to help them achieve this goal. Read More