Month: August 2018

australian native finger limes

Lexie Stewart is the co-founder of Wood Lane Beverages.  “I wanted to create a drink that was all about enjoying the sipping experience. Something relaxing, yet non-alcoholic; healthy yet a little but luxe. From this desire Wood Lane was born”. Wood Lane craft their Relaxation Botanicals to seamlessly fit in with your lifestyle and wellness routines. They’ve done all the thinking for you so you can relax, enjoy and set yourself on the path to feeling cool, calm, connected. Check your Instagram this coming weekend for our giveaway with them! And here is an article by them about the wonders of Australian Native Finger Limes. “Finger Limes (Citrus australasica) are a native Australian fruit, which are gaining popularity both in Australia and abroad. And for good reason – they are deliciously beautiful! Otherwise known as citrus caviar, the fruit’s flesh consists of tiny, bead like pearls that look similar to caviar. The flavoursome jewel’s pop-in-your-mouth citrusy notes add a twist to more traditional flavours.  Advertisements

all about this beauty: calendula powder foundation

Weightless powder foundation designed to even your skin tone – now you can wear foundation, and no one will know. A light to medium coverage in a breathable formula that is buildable. Wear as many layers as you like. A gentle talc-free formula features natural calendula, a healing and gentle ingredient for sensitive skin. For a natural velvety finish, best applied with our eco vegan kabuki brush. Available in 3 shades:

look: fiesta!

For special events, happy occasions, parties & celebrations, we’ve got you covered. With our newly launched olive oil lipsticks – you can’t go past FIESTA. Named in celebration of our founder’s Mexican roots. It gives full coverage in smooth raspberry and a brilliant dash of colour. For all skin tones and all festivities! GET THE LOOK oat milk foundation – brew | arnica concealer – caramel | almond brow pencil – perfect | rice powder bronzer – tulum | vanilla highlighter – sun halo | chamomile eye palette – beautiful: gosia, shazi & agathe | olive oil lipstick – fiesta HOW TO

healthy tips & sunrise chia pudding recipe

Aine McAteer is an International personal chef, food educator and cookbook author. She has travelled the world in her work as a personal chef for many leading Hollywood actors and music icons. Her clientele includes Nicole Kidman, Tom Cruise, Pierce Brosnan, Robert Redford, Marisa Tomei and Ringo Starr and she was a featured food and health writer for Oprah Winfrey’s website. Aine is not a believer in a “one diet fits all” approach and tailors her cooking to the nutritional and health needs of her clients. She has studied food and health extensively with leading teachers around the world. “I started my journey as a chef/food educator in my late 20s. At the time I had been diagnosed with an underactive thyroid and told by my doctors that I would be dependent on medication for the rest of my life. In my attempts to find a natural solution, I discovered macrobiotics. It was a very empowering time of my life, as I began to discover the powerful impact my food choices had on my general …

trending now: hyaluronic acid

Hyaluronic acid sounds a little intimidating. In fact, if might sound like something you don’t want to put on your face! Especially if you are into natural skincare. But you can be reassured, this ingredient, when included in a natural formula will do wonders for your skin. Hyaluronic acid occurs naturally in the body. We are born with large amounts of it in our skin and it decreases as we age. Skin starts to wrinkle and lose its bounce and elasticity as time passes, but applying hyaluronic acid to your skin can help reduce these signs of stressed/aging skin.

5 minutes core kickstart

Cat Woods is the founder of Ballet Sculpt. She’s also a vinyasa yoga, barre and mat Pilates teacher in Melbourne. Cat has been blogging and writing for local and international media on health, fitness, arts and lifestyle for over 8 years. She presents on plant-based eating and fitness for community and corporate groups also. Discover her five minute routine to fire up your core muscles at the start of the day. “Whether I’m teaching a few classes, or whether I’m going to spend hours of my morning at the laptop, I always start my day the same way.

plant love

Many of us live in cities and for all the buzz, hustle and bustle, creativity, excitement, opportunities that come with that, there are some downsides too. Stress, pollution, traffic, constant noise, confined spaces can all wear down our natural immunity and inner resources. It’s a jungle out there! One of the best remedies for creating a calm and nurturing home environment is to bring the jungle inside… a real one. The recent trend of greening indoor spaces has really taken off and there are so many benefits.

all about brows

We want to tell you about brow basics. Makeup artists say that your eyebrows frame your face, they’re a big feature and a focal point when people look at you. We love all kinds of brows, thin ones, wild & free ones – brows are as diverse as we are! Whatever your style of brow, there are some universal ways to keep them looking their best every day. Whether you like wearing a lot of makeup or just a little, here are our suggestions to keep them looking happy: