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Food for the skin

Licorice Root Extract Glycyrrhiza Glabra Root Extract or more commonly known as Licorice root extract has been solving skin problems for centuries. Traditionally used in Chinese and Arabian medicines, Licorice root has proved its health benefits in food, medicine and now cosmetics.Properties contained within the root has shown anti-aging agents that aid in recovery of skin eruptions, eczema, and cysts. [...]

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VITAMIN C FOR ANTI AGING: DOES IT LIVE UP TO THE HYPE?

VITAMIN C IN SKINCARE PRODUCTSVitamin C is the darling of the skin care industry; lauded as a boosters or concentrate for its anti aging powers. But does this simple extract live up to its hype - and what do consumers need to look for in their skin care to tap into vitamin C's true benefits? Not all skincare [...]

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Nuts about Macadamia Oil

Macadamia Oil Macadamia oil contains natural anti-aging properties that has shown to reduce signs of aging such as the appearance of scars, wrinkles and skin irritations. Not only does Macadamia oil protect and restore the skin but it provides intense moisture.Why do we use organic Macadamia oil?Macadamia oil contains one of the highest sources of Palmitoleic Fatty Acids, usually between 16-23%. This acid [...]

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A Dynamic Anti-Aging Extract

Kakadu Plum The Kakadu plum tree is native to Australia, found exclusively in the Northern Territory in Arnhem Land. Kakadu Plum is the world’s richest natural source of vitamin C, in which tests have shown by weight, it is 50 times the concentration found in oranges. Why do we use it?Vitamin C is a powerful antioxidant which is vital in slowing [...]

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A timeless cosmetic ingredient

Aloe VeraThe Aloe Vera plant is part of the Lilliaceae family that is grown in dry climates across the globe such as Africa and India. The Aloe Vera plant has been used for centuries including the medicinal remedies of the Ancient Egyptians.It was known as the plant of ‘immortality’ as it was considered to have cosmetic beauty virtues for women. [...]

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Skincare For Healthy Skin While You Travel

Skincare While You TravelWhether it be around Australia - or across the ocean - as the saying goes, a journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step. But taking a good skincare regime along for the ride is one 'step' we often overlook, to the detriment of our complexion and overall 'holiday glow'. A good [...]

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Australia's native bush medicine

Kangaroo Apple ExtractThe Kangaroo Apple plant has been used over centuries in traditional Aboriginal medicine for restoration and aid of the skin. It was mostly used for it antioxidants and anti-inflammatory properties.Why do we use Kangaroo Apple Extract?This extract is commonly known for its wound-healing properties.The Kangaroo Apple extract contains a steroid which aids the production of cortisone [...]

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Ancient ingredients innovating modern cosmetics

Mountain Pepper Leaf ExtractThe Mountain Pepper shrub is native to the woodland and rainforest climates of Tasmania, Australia. This plant contains powerful anti-ageing properties that have been used for thousands of years in indigenous remedial therapies.Why is Mountain Pepper leaf extract important for your skin?The leaf of the Mountain Pepper shrub contains Flavone Glycosides which are strong antioxidants that [...]

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How does Beeswax benefit your skin?

Organics Beeswax (Non-GMO)Why do we prefer Beeswax?Beeswax gives creams their consistency and provides greater skin protection than vegetable oils because of its wax content. Vegetable oils have less lipid properties than beeswax and cannot always provide a thick consistency such as beeswax.What are some of the benefits?Organic Beeswax is a complex lipoidal mixture which is included in formulations for its soothing, softening, [...]

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A well-kept cosmetic secret about Grapeseed oil

Grapeseed OilGrapeseed oil is a well-kept secret in traditional cosmetic repertories that has shown immediate results in clinical anti-aging trials around the globe.Grapeseed Oil is the fixed oil concentrate obtained by cold-pressing the seeds of the Red Grape. The oil that is produced consists primarily of glycerides of fatty acids within the grapes. Why use Grapeseed oil?Grape [...]

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