Doctors often prescribe topical steroids and immunosuppressants that are loaded with chemicals which can be effective, but in some cases can cause negative side effects. Herbs, plants and essential oils contain medicinal properties and have been used for centuries for various skin conditions. Read More
With the popularity of the use of sage in traditional herbal medicine, there have been recent studies that suggest sage oil from the salvia species, could be the natural option to help combat depression, obesity and diabetes. Read More
Mica minerals are regularly found in cosmetics to add a sparkle or a bright pop of colour. With a variety of different textures available from fine through to coarse, each varying in their levels of shimmer and colour. The word "mica" comes from the Latin word "micare," meaning "to glitter."
There are a lot of men’s deodorants on the market. The truth is… men usually need more protection than women because males tend to sweat more and can experience body odour. Read More
Antibacterial, antifungal, anti-inflammatory and antioxidant.
You could literally say this essential oil has an A+++ rating! Carrot seed essential oil has these benefits and more. Often confused with carrot oil, carrot essential oil is extracted by steam distillation from the seeds of the Daucus carota.
Many of us have suffered from insomnia at some point in our lives and we know how exhausting a lack of sleep can be and what havoc it can wreak on our lives.
For centuries, essential oils have helped soothe and relax people in order to improve their sleep.
If you suffer from muscle pain, arthritis or headaches, your first instinct to relieve pain may be to head to the medicine cabinet and reach for a pill. Over the counter and prescription medications are useful, but they can also cause negative side effects or become addictive. With so many consumers searching for a natural alternative, there has never been a better time to take advantage of the increasing interest in the natural and holistic market. Read More
Creating your own skincare can be an exciting venture. Just like a chef, you will get to experiment with different ingredients to see what works best for your unique recipe. The beauty is, of course, knowing exactly what goes into it. Read More
Did you know that Garlic is one of the strongest natural antibacterial and antioxidant on the market? Used in ancient times for stamina and its healing benefits. Garlic is now widely used in cooking for its unmistakable flavour. Read More
Haircare has seen huge changes over the last 10 years with the current trend seeing formulators using rich and nourishing plant-based ingredients. The hair care market share was valued at USD 95.45 billion in 2018 and will only ever increase with consumers always looking for new and unique ingredients to enhance their hair care routine. Read More
NZLavender essential oil is 100% pure and natural. It is produced from ‘True Lavender’ - Lavandula angustifolia, the most popular and safest of the lavenders. The lavender is grown, harvested and distilled and the oil bottled and packaged in New Zealand.