How can we help to reduce plastic use?March 12, 2023
Supporting companies and organisations that are working to reduce plastic use can also make a difference. Many companies are now offering sustainable alternatives to plastic products, such as refillable, closed loop or circular products, compostable, dissolvable or biodegradable options, or products packaged in glass, aluminium, paper, cardboard or wood like bamboo. By supporting these companies and promoting their products, we can encourage the use of more sustainable materials.
How is Glass Recycled?March 12, 2023
When glass is recycled, it is first collected and sorted by colour. Clear, green, brown, blue and red glass can all be recycled, but must be separated because they have different melting temperatures and cannot be mixed. The sorted glass is then crushed into small pieces, known as cullet, and cleaned to remove any impurities.
Best Native Australian Skincare IngredientsMarch 12, 2023
Australia is blessed with a diverse range of unique natural native ingredients that are packed with powerful properties that make them excellent for skincare. Here are some of the best Australian native ingredients for skincare and their key benefits for skin
What are the Benefits of Lemon Myrtle in Skincare?March 12, 2023
Lemon myrtle is a plant native to Australia that has a range of beneficial properties for skin care. Lemon myrtle contains…
What can I do for World Oceans DayMarch 12, 2023
World Oceans Day is an opportunity to celebrate the beauty and importance of our oceans, and to take action to protect them. By educating yourself, reducing your plastic use, supporting ocean-friendly businesses, spreading awareness, participating in citizen science, eating sustainable seafood, and supporting ocean conservation organisations, you can make a difference and help create a healthier future for our blue planet.
What is the most sustainable material for skincare packaging?January 1, 2023
When choosing packaging materials, consider the environmental impact of production and disposal, the ability to recycle or reuse the material, and product compatibility. Reuse of packaging should be prioritised over recycling, with single use and disposable packaging being the least sustainable option and durable, closed loop packaging the best choice.
Happy New Year! Here’s to a Happy Healthy Conscious 2023January 1, 2023
Happy New Year! It’s been a while since I had my face in a post, so I thought it was time…
Blue Spirulina Skincare BenefitsDecember 31, 2022
One of the key benefits of blue spirulina for skin care is its high content of nutrients and antioxidants. Blue spirulina is rich in vitamins and minerals, including vitamins A, C, and E, as well as iron, calcium, and magnesium. These nutrients can help to nourish the skin, making it more radiant and healthy-looking.
Copper Gluconate Skincare BenefitsDecember 31, 2022
What is Copper Gluconate and how does it benefit skin? Copper is a crucial trace mineral that is involved in a…