Month: September 2019

The best organic, natural and non-toxic make up: Ere Perez in Harper’s Bazaar

We are extremely proud to feature in Harper’s Bazaar clean make up line up, “The Best Organic, Natural, and Non-Toxic Makeup”. Our best-selling Oat Milk Foundation is included in the top non-toxic products Harper’s Bazaar listed, that you need to build the ultimate natural makeup kit. “One of the things people don’t realize about clean makeup is that it is an extension of skincare,” says Tara Foley, founder of clean skincare retailer Follain. “A truly clean makeup product is going to nourish your skin.”

all about this beauty – mango lip honey

Lips go wild for mango! Get glossed with our NEW vegan lip honey. Wearable sheens add intense syrupy gloss and subtle colour. Ultra-nourishing hydration that stays on. Wild mango boosts lips with vitamins & minerals. Jojoba seed oil softens delicate skin. Won’t dry out lips, just adds a juicy moisture layer. Never goopy, the honey-like texture is sticky enough to glide on smooth. Wear alone or over a favourite lipstick or stain/tint to add volume to your lips. You can crush, pop, chilli or glaze – one for you, one for your bestie. Enhances the look of thin lips for more pout. Lip honey is your gloss dreams come true. Available in 4 luscious wearable shades:

building a sustainable store

Nurturing the community through healthy organic products, one of Melbourne’s favourite organic supermarkets and holistic health centers, Terra Madre are thoughtfully adapting their business to better the earth. Co-owner of Terra Madre, Ryan talks about how they reduce waste, energy and greenhouse gas emissions across all areas of their business. “Organic food and sustainability go hand in hand. Organic food isn’t just about pesticide free produce, it’s about also looking after our plant and the world we live in.” From trading food scraps for chicken eggs, to investing in biodegradable packaging, Terra Madre truly practice what they preach.     “We are always looking to reduce our packaging.” Ryan explains, “Our main fruit and veg grower packages our orders in reusable foldable crates, polystyrene gets sorted and sent back to the farmers, along with the plastic shrink wrap used to protect the palettes.”

natural beauty, glowing skin from the inside out

Elise Cook is a famous Australian blogger, currently living in South Australia after one year travelling around the country. She shares with us the benefits of changing to organic and natural beauty products. “For the past 18 months, I have been choosing organic / natural beauty products. A simple realisation – why, if I care about what I put IN my body, am I not considering what I’m putting ON it? I’ve met people who have done a huge overhaul, throwing everything away and replacing all their products at once, but for me that would have been a little extreme (financially – as it meant changing all my makeup over) so I did it gradually.

bronzed sunset

I don’t know about you, but for me a sunset is the most beautiful vision to watch. It’s stunning, romantic, and it leads to my favourite part of the day, the night. Thinking of sunsets, I created this beautiful bronzed smokey look that´s wearable from dawn to dusk. Yes, you read right, a bronzed SMOKEY eye look. You might think that a smokey eye is only for celebrities and their MUAs, but that is not true. You too can achieve this sexy eyeshadow look! I know that this is one of the most feared looks to create because of the difficulty of the technique. I can show you how to create a simple bronzed tone eye, that anyone can achieve. Before we start, remember 2 key points: 1. Keep the darkest colour towards the lash line. It keeps the makeup modern and fresh, and ensures you are drawing more attention to the eye. 2. Blend, blend, blend. Brushes are super important to get the best blend. When it comes to a smokey eye, it doesn’t …