Author: Ere Perez

being grateful for the people we share our lives with

I can’t believe it’s May already! In Australia, Mother’s Day is coming up – a great time to reflect on what family means to us and how we can celebrate the people we share our lives with. While creating gorgeous natural skincare is a passion that drives me each day, it would be nothing without the beautiful people who surround me. My brilliant husband of 19 years, Juan, is an integral part of the brand; people may say you can’t mix love and business, but we seem to make it work! He inspires me, supports me and brings laughter to the day. We might have a different viewpoint or way of doing things, but it has been amazing to work closely every day with the man I love so much. We now have three beautiful children, who are very much part of the Ere Perez family. They bring so much joy! They come to visit me in the office after school, they love to try on our natural makeup for fun (yes, you can make …

why you need a technology detox

Gwen Lewis is a writer who lives in California. She has been in the health industry for years and loves writing on the topic to give tips from experience. In her free time she loves to stay active and has just taken on learning how to surf. “Technology seems to run our lives. Our phones keep us connected—online and offline. But there can be too much tech. And many of us find ourselves virtually tethered to our devices, awaiting the next text, social media update or call. Nomophobia is the fear of being without your mobile phone, and, yes, it’s a very real issue. If you find yourself a little nervous or twitchy when your phone isn’t accessible, you may have nomophobia. According to Psychology Today, many students in both high school and college suffer from a clinging reliance to their cell phones.

classic english rose look

Rosalina Da Silva is a well-established makeup artist for the film and television industries. When in Bondi – Australia, she loves spending time with Ere and playing around our natural makeup. And we love the result! She created this natural classic look for our English-born model Ruth. Check it out: “There’s nothing better than a fresh face, sparkling eyes and subtle colour that gives your skin a healthy radiance. For days when you want to look your best without being overdone, I have created this fresh beauty look that ticks all the boxes. Think garden parties, picnics, art galleries, birthday parties, cupcakes and of course – fresh cut roses. It’s understated & pretty, classic, and great for every day… GET THE LOOK

papaya breakfast parfait

Our favourite Hong Kong plant-based marathon runner, healthy lifestyle blogger and vegan recipe creator, Angie Li, aka ‘Vangietarian’, tried our Papaya SOS Marmalade, and she loved it! She celebrates the papaya fruit in this recipe of the ‘Papaya breakfast parfait’, perfect for your morning boost. Check it here! Ingredients: Turmeric chai bircher muesli:

my journey into ethical fashion

Besma Whayeb is an ethical lifestyle blogger and freelance writer. Her blog, Curiously Conscious, has become a hub for a new generation of conscious consumers, focusing on natural and organic beauty, ethical fashion and homewares, healthy food, wellness and eco travel. “My change to living an ethical lifestyle came about after experiencing culture shock in Paris. I’d moved to Paris as part of my degree and had fallen in love with the culture; I love the way Parisians do things – simple, understated, elegant. I felt like my cheap t-shirts weren’t quite up to scratch, and I’d already turned vegetarian, was eating lots of organic food, so I decided to apply the same inquisitive eye to my clothes.

green everyday

Chantal Chalita is an environmental engineer who found a way to do something good for the world, uniting her marketing skills with her passion for the environment in the “GREEN ME” Blog. She encourages people to live a greener and sustainable lifestyle through small changes in their daily life. She does it in a very characteristic and attractive way that makes it completely different from any other blogs. “That’s why I try to give you practical tips to be a little more environmental without changing your lifestyle, because I’ve realized that being an extremist does not lead to a lasting change. The first and most important thing is to become conscious, and by this I mean to know what am I doing? and why am I doing it?

all about this beauty: quinoa water foundation

effortless natural beauty Our new quinoa water foundation is a lightweight water based vegan foundation that gives a natural finish. Enriched with quinoa to help heal inflammation & increase elasticity. Blackcurrant is added for antioxidants and vitamins. These ingredients rejuvenate while helping to reduce redness, pigmentation and fine lines. Glides on, blendable and melts into your skin for a fresh matte finish. For light or medium coverage.  Apply with our eco vegan multipurpose brush. Available in 3 shades.

how to choose the makeup colours that suit you

Kiarra Smith is a Style Coach who’s passionate about helping women discover their unique beauty. She teaches them the colours and styles to wear to enhance and bring out the beauty that’s already there. Read her tips here, and discover the colours you should wear for your makeup! “As an Image Consultant and Style Coach, I love to teach women the colours and styles of clothing that enhance their unique beauty while helping them see themselves as beautiful in the process. I believe all women are uniquely beautiful, and we should celebrate this through the way we dress. I help women every day both online and in-person to develop their own personal style and look and feel more confident, and one of the ways I do this is through colour. Have you ever wondered why certain colours make you glow, while others cause you to appear washed out and lifeless? Here’s why: depending on the colour of your hair, skin and eyes, certain colours will harmonise with your colouring, while others will clash.

natural makeup base, light enough for working out

Lilian Dikmans is an Australian model, actress and Muay Thai fighter at a professional level. She is also the founder of popular blog ‘Real Food Healthy Body’, launched in 2013, where she shares her tips for healthy food, fitness and beauty. “Most days, I want my skin to look fresh, clear, and like I’m not wearing any makeup. Of course this starts with good skincare. But if you want to give yourself a little boost, this quick natural makeup base is my everyday solution. When I want my face to look and feel super-natural, I leave out cream-based foundations. That’s what I’ve done here. The result is so light that you could wear it while working out if you wanted to.  I’m a big believer that it’s important to use cosmetics that are also good for your skin. I think it’s worth the investment as it helps to ensure that your skin remains in good condition over time. I used Ere Perez cosmetics to get this look. The products are all natural and I find …