You smell amazing. No, really, your sense of smell is mind-bogglingly sensitive, able to detect over 1 trillion distinct scents – including the emotions and health of the people around you. Three cheers for your schnoz! The good, the bad & the funky With such a powerful sense, it’s no wonder that artificial or overly intense smells can make you feel sick. A passing jogger in a cloud of sports deodorant. A relative with perfume so strong it sticks to your clothes. Moth balls. Cat pee. Two … [Read more...] about We’re fighting back against fake fragrances in skincare!
Revealing radiance: Seven reasons to exfoliate tonight Things that are touching: 💗 When a lioness befriends a baby antelope 💗 An old married couple travelling the world 💗 You and your face after gentle exfoliation There are few things better than fondling your face after a layer of old dead cells has been sloughed. So smooth. So fresh. So touchable. But beyond the immediate sensory benefits of exfoliation, there’s a host of other perks that’ll have you adding it to your weekly … [Read more...] about 7 Reasons to Exfoliate
[The harsh truth about exfoliating scrubs + a big enzymatic peel reveal] You know those gritty exfoliants that make your face feel baby soft and oh-so-polished? We’re sorry to break it to you, but they can actually do your skin damage over time – kinda like popping pimples or standing with your face upturned under a scalding hot shower. Sure, it might feel cathartic, but mechanical exfoliation can cause micro trauma that’ll leave your precious epidermis dry, stressed and prematurely … [Read more...] about Scrub-a-dub don’t do it 😱
What’s the deal with Raw Rare Real? Let us put it this way. It’s thirty years of friendship with the van de Winckel family, the green-thumbed wonders who grow our organic herbs at the base of Mount Roland.It’s the colour of their healing calendula; an orange so bright it makes your eyes water, grown in soil so red it glows. It’s six weeks over high summer, deep in wild takayna, when the native Leatherwood trees erupt in white blossoms. It’s the sound of millions of bees feasting in … [Read more...] about Bodycare that’s as Raw Rare and Real as you are
We all have that friend whose bathroom is pure bliss. There’s pillowy toilet paper, soft towels and some kind of heavenly soap that scents the air and leaves your hands feeling like satin. You find yourself "just popping to the loo" time after time to anoint yourself with their fancy moisturiser… …all the while wondering how this friend, who’s definitely not loaded, can afford such luxuries? Sexy Sexy Minimalism It’s likely that your friend is a wise buyer, someone who knows that … [Read more...] about How to Luxurify Your Life by Buying Less But Better