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Switch to Chemical-Free Winter Skin Care Products

Brittle hair, flaky skin, or chapped lips! It’s that time of the year when the skin needs some extra love and care. With the combination of heating inside and cold outside, our skin goes for a toss with decreased oil production leading to dryness and general dullness. Not to mention the gloominess and laziness the weather brings! However, don’t put yourself down because it’s also that time of year when you can stay in the cozy indoors most of the time and pamper yourselves. And we are sure that your skin will be the happiest because of the additional TLC you give it! This said you have to also consider the fact that applying chemical-filled skincare products can damage the...

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The Goodness of Bees - Nature’s Hardest Worker

“If the bee disappeared off the face of the earth, man would only have four years left to live.”                                                                                             - Maurice Maeterlinck, The Life of the Bee   Key players of our ecosystem, bees play a significant role in the pollination of many fruit, nuts, vegetables, and other species. A world without bees would mean a world without food sources, and the co-existence of different species. So forget about having broccoli, asparagus, cantaloupes, cucumbers, pumpkins, blueberries, watermelons, almonds, apples, cranberries cherries and even meat or dairy on your table! And it’s not only food, but honey bees also play a significant role in the pollination of other important crops such as cotton and flax and several valuable non-food products, such...

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Beauty that Nature Gives You

The term natural beauty doesn’t only have to necessarily mean being born beautiful or look beautiful without applying any makeup or beauty products. Natural beauty can also be a way of using the nature around us to accentuate our beauty. In other words looking beautiful naturally or going organic with your beauty.   Whether berries were used to darken lips, ashes of burnt matches used to darken eyes or mixing honey and milk to moisturise the skin, women in the ancient world were innovative in creating their own cosmetics from nature. Inspired by such examples organic beauty product brands are now growing in the market with celebrities either promoting them or launching them. It’s almost like going back to the...

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Mörk Artisan Hot Chocolate

The latest addition to the Pookipoiga team are Melbourne-based artisan chocolatiers Mörk. Mörk were inspired by Melbourne's world class coffee scene and had the vision to bring artesian specialty chocolate into the mix.Not only is Mörk chocolate delightfully delicious - but it has a truly fantastic ethos behind it.   All Mörk ingredients are 100% traceable. Mork has chosen not to display their Fair Trade or Organic certifications, as whilst they are both important concepts, universal regulation of these certifications is tricky and unfortunately the logo is not always enough to guarantee ethical production and quality. It can be a bit confusing for consumers wanting to make informed choices! Mörk trace their ingredients every step of the way to ensure...

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