Hemp Seeds Coming Soon

As of November 12th we joined most of the developed world and can now legally consume hemp seeds here in New Zealand! Hemp seeds (also known as hemp hearts) are the most super of superfoods. They’re incredibly versatile and can easily be added to most savoury dishes, their smooth nutty flavour is divine. These super seeds are packed full of protein (more …

 

 

Natural Oil Cleanser With Hemp

Having healthy beautiful skin doesn’t necessarily mean you need to spend hours each week primping and preening. A simple routine using a plant-based oil cleanser, a gentle toner, and a good quality, toxin free, natural face cream such as Green Goddess Hemp & Rosehip is all you need on a daily basis. Cleansing with a cleanser that doesn’t strip the skin of natural oils is vital. If …

 

 

DIY Coconut & Hemp Face Polish

This homemade face polish recipe is one of my all-time favourites. It leaves your skin feeling refreshed, moisturised and clean. Hemp seed oil, coconut oil, and essential oils work to kill bacteria while providing nutrients and hydration. Baking soda – which is a good alternative to environmentally disastrous plastic microbeads – gently sloughs off dead skin cells, and cocoa butter …

 

 

Mashed Banana Face Masks

Did you know that banana is fantastic for your face? Rich in potassium and age-fighting nutrients, bananas will do wonders for your skin. Mash half a banana and leave on for fifteen minutes then rinse off and feel the difference. Add a teaspoon of Earthbound Raw Manuka Honey and a teaspoon of lemon juice to rejuvenate and brighten your skin, or …

 

 

DIY Cracked Heel Foot Butter

Now that summer is approaching and wearing bare feet and sandals is just around the corner, it’s time to give your feet, and, in particular, your heels some love. This balm is wonderfully nourishing on dry skin thanks to the anti-inflammatory effect of hemp seed oil which is rich in antioxidants; the skin-smoothing qualities of shea butter; and the healing …