All You Need To Know About Shampoo Bars

Our guest blogger this week is Sarah Lucas from Be Natural who crafted our gorgeous new Green Goddess shampoo bars. Grant’s been using the bar for a couple of weeks and loves it, I am up to day five and my scalp is still detoxing but it’s going very well. Learn all about the benefits of shampoo bars in Sarah’s detailed article. Solid Shampoo is a fantastic way to ‘lose your bottle’. We don’t actually need the plastic …

 

 

Homemade Natural Shampoo Paste

Do you have an itchy, dry, flakey scalp?  You could be having a reaction to the chemicals in the shampoo that you use. In the next few weeks we will be launching a totally natural, plastic free shampoo bar that will help sort out any allergy issues you may be having. Until then we’ve got a natural shampoo recipe for you to try. This recipe is one that Wendyl came up with a few years …

 

 

Plastic Free Packaging

It’s that time again, Plastic Free July, the month that’s drawing even more attention to our massive, world wide, single use plastic catastrophe. This initiative now encompasses 159 countries with over two million people taking part, unfortunately some of the countries that are the largest offenders are not on that list. I’m still amazed how many products arrive packed in copious amounts of plastic, we only use paper to wrap and send out our products …

 

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Plastic Free July

Plastic Free July started in 2011 in Perth and has now spread throughout 26 countries. The aim is to raise awareness of the amount of plastic that we use by encouraging people to eliminate the use of single-use plastic for the month. So many products come packaged or served in plastic or come with plastic that is intended to be used only once and then thrown away If refusing all single-use sounds a bit daunting, they …

 

plastic bottle hill

 

10 tips for living with less plastic

There was a story in the Australian Women’s Weekly about a family whose rubbish filled a small jar after a year which I found very inspiring. I’m still not plastic-free as it’s a huge challenge to prevent plastic packaging coming into the house and sometimes I forget my bags when I go to the supermarket.  So I found myself reading this article  and once again becoming determined to get rid of the plastic. I particularly …