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December 2014

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The 2015 Nature and Health Beauty Awards Announced!

Nourished Life has had a big win at Nature and Health Magazine's 2015 Beauty Awards! This was their eighth annual...

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Mukti's Makeover

If you haven't noticed, Mukti Organics has had a makeover and they are looking good! But don't worry, Mukti's renowned...

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Your Natural Summer Essentials

Whether you're heading on holiday, relaxing at the beach or just spending time with the family, Nourished Life...

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Natural Sunscreen Review

We’re all well-versed on the importance of applying sunscreen on a daily basis, and particularly during summer,...

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The many uses of Dr Bronner's Castile Soap

New to Nourished Life is the famous Dr. Bronner's Castile Soap! We're totally obsessed with this magic soap and...

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Top 10 toxins to avoid in Beauty Products

Going completely natural or toxin free can be a daunting task, especially when faced with giving up your favourite...

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100% Pure Vegan Lipstick Colour Guide

We know how hard it can be to find the perfect natural lipstick colour but whether it's peachy coral, maroon red...

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Zkin Organic Skincare Products

New to the Nourished Life natural beauty shelves is certified organic skincare range from Zkin. Australian made...

November 2014

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The Benefits of Natural Deodorant

For anyone wanting to begin their toxin free journey, a toxin-free, natural deodorant should be at the top of the...

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How to buy natural skin care, avoiding greenwashing

Greenwashing is a new term that perfectly describes those cosmetic companies who jump on the marketing bandwagon...

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Natural Toothpaste Review

The lovely Lucy reviewed on four of our natural toothpaste brands Comvita, Grants, Riddells Creek and Maharashi...

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NEW: Vanessa Megan Skincare

NEW to Nourished Life is Vanessa Megan's Australian made certified organic skincare range. Vanessa Megan has applied...

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Chemicals to avoid in beauty products

We are all so busy, so many of us have kids and are trying to juggle family, work, money, our health and the health...

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NEW: I love Summer Pack!

Get your skin perfectly prepped for Summer with our NEW 'I Love Summer' Pack! This pack contains everything you...

October 2014

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Detox Your Man with Nourished Life!

Nourished Life has made it easy to take your man with you on the toxin-free journey with our range of simple man-friendly...

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How to Get The Ultimate Fake Tan

Your guide to getting the ultimate tan this summer with Nourished Life's range of organic fake tan. Learn how to...

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Guest Post: Harsh Climate Skin Care

Something is afoot in Australia’s beauty industry. Hot on the trail of food, fashion and architecture, we're...

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Lavera Lipstick Colour Guide

Whether it's finding a natural look-alike to the colour you already love or you're wanting to totally revamp your...

September 2014

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NEW: JAR Body Scrub

Want smooth skin and improved circulation and skin tone in just 5 minutes? Try our new range of all natural, vegan...

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Your Top 5 Spring Essentials

The seasons have changed has Spring has officially sprung! This is the perfect time to shake up your skincare,...

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NEW: Deep Steep Luxury Body Care

NEW to Nourished Life is all natural body care range: Deep Steep. Deep Steep are all about providing luxury,...

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Introducing The Seventh Duchess Luxury Teas

Introducing The Seventh Duchess, Nourished Life's newest addition to our organic tea range. The Seventh Duchess's...

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The Carla Oates Water Purifier

Can you really drink your way to good skin? Carla Oates, founder of The Beauty Chef knows you can. She understands...

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What Is Ayurveda?

Ayurveda or Ayurvedic medicine has been around for centuries and is based on holistic healing systems. Developed...

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Natural Sunscreen Guide

With the weather heating up it's critical that we start to slip slop slap and bring sun protection back to the...

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Organic skin care for babies

Newborn babies and children have delicate skin that is more susceptible to toxins and environmental stresses making...

August 2014

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Natural Product Guide For Sensitive Skin

Having dry, sensitive skin can be a big challenge when it comes to finding the right products that won’t cause...

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The Benefits of Mineral Makeup

Looking for the perfect natural foundation? You can’t go past mineral makeup and there’s a reason why. Mineral...

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The Benefits of Filtered Water

Water; You drink it, cook with it, wash your face with it and clean your body with it every single day but...

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My Natural Beauty Bag

As you know, I am obsessed with all things natural and organic! I get a lot of questions about what's in my makeup...

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Your Workout Beauty Essentials

Spring is on its way and it’s time to come out of hibernation and get our bodies moving. Whether for you that...

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Recipe: Gluten, Sugar and Dairy Free Pancakes

Treat yourself honey! (The Nourished Life way of course) This week @theblueingredient has put together some super...

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Acure Argan Oil Review

We know that Acure's Argan Oil is the No.1 selling natural skincare product in the US but it's also quickly becoming...

July 2014

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Recipe: Chia oat porridge

This week's superfood recipe from the gorgeous Georgia from The Blue Ingredient is classic porridge with a healthy,...

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E-Book Review: Lee Holmes' 'Heal Your Gut'

I hate any book that tells me that I can’t eat bread. Until I read Heal Your Gut, the new e-book from Lee...

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The New Carla Oates BODY powder

Carla Oates’ new revolutionary BODY powder is the essential all-rounder natural supplement. Packed with bio-available...

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Pai Skincare helps make our movies!

It’s no secret that Pai Skin Care has officially taken Hollywood by storm and is loved by celebrities everywhere,...

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The Truth Behind Baby Products

Many baby products can be full of nasty chemicals and other toxins, even those which are advertised as being “gentle,”...

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Cheap Thrills; Natural Beauty Bargains

You don’t have to break the bank to go toxin-free and au natural. At Nourished Life we guarantee to have an affordable,...

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Why you need Natural Dental Floss

It’s not widely known or thought about, but most mainstream dental flosses are often made from Teflon, and are...

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Introducing the Natural Skincare Range From Acure Organics!

You've fallen in love with their shampoos, conditioners, hair treatments and pure Moroccan Argan Oil - now we're...

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Recipe: Green Smoothie Bowl

This week Georgia from The Blue ingredient is keeping us in shape and glowing from the inside out with her awesome...

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New to Australia - 100% Pure Makeup

Just landed and never before seen in Australia, we're now stocking the very latest in natural makeup: 100% Pure's...

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The Benefits of Natural Protein Powder

If there’s one thought that comes to mind when protein powder is mentioned, its whether or not it is good for...

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Creamy Maca Powder fudge

Gone are the days of turning to ‘low fat, diet, no sugar’ products (screaming “I am made of chemicals!”)...

June 2014

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Recipe: Raw Caramel Slice

Has the cold weather got you craving a little comfort food? An afternoon pick-me-up or an after dinner treat? @theblueingredient's...

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Eco Minerals Makeup Review

We are totally obsessed with the Eco Minerals mineral foundations. Made in beautiful Byron Bay, this is an absolutely...

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Detox Your home - Part 3 (bedroom + lounge)

If you add up all the hours spent in your kitchen, bathroom, laundry and dining room, nothing compares to length...

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Recipe: Scorched Banana Porridge

Warm up this Winter with another delicious recipe from Georgia Creer at The Blue Ingredient. This Scorched Banana...

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Acure Natural Hair Care Review

Dry skin? Cracked lips? Brittle hair? Yep, winter is definitely here! Good thing Nourished Life has got you covered...

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The Benefits of Chia Seeds + Recipe

From Gwyneth Paltrow to Kelly Slater, nutritionists and personal trainers, everyone LOVES chia seeds, and for good...

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Detox Your Home - Part 2 (The Bathroom)

In a relatively small area like the bathroom, that is prone to mildew, mould, unpleasant odours etc it's likely...

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Eco Tan Tan Review

With Winter now upon us and our natural summer tans fading, we asked on our of most loved customers and tanning...

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New RGB Winter Nail Collection

Just launched! The new RGB Winter 2014 toxin-free nail colour collection. RGB believe nail polish is an accessory,...

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Natural Deodorant Paste Review

We are obsessed with natural deodorant at Nourished Life! With more and more development in 'green science' there...

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Detox Your Home - Part 1 (The Kitchen)

Making your entire home toxin-free can seem extremely daunting, and expensive! From cleaning products in the laundry,...

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Beauty Product Toss Out List

When you first decide to go 'toxin-free' the hardest part is knowing which products to throw out and replace first....

May 2014

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Lavera Natural Hair Care Guide

We are loving the new Lavera range of natural hair care. They have something for everyone from the best natural...

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100% Pure Blush Pot vs RMS Tint

Here at Nourished Life, we are all about living toxin-free in the most convenient and affordable way possible,...

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Eyeliner Sharpeners Just Landed!

So many of you have asked what sharpeners fit our range of natural eyeliners, well here it is, we are now stocking...

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The organic version of NARS Orgasm!

When I started Nourished Life it was my mission to find an organic replacement for everything in my home, starting...

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BB cream vs CC cream - what's the difference?

I have been getting so many questions about the difference between the new Lavera CC Cream and their original BB...

April 2014

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Natural Mascara Review

Finding the right mascara for your lashes, eye shape and lifestyle can be more a challenge than we realise. The...

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Natural beauty products are better!

The average Woman uses up to 15 beauty products per day, if these are your typical mainstream products, then that's...

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What is Bulletproof Coffee?

I'm Italian and I pretty much grew up on Espresso, I only have 1 per day and I make sure I only use nice strong...

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Aromatherapy for Babies

Aromatherapy refers to the use of plant essential oils to treat ailments and promote emotional well being. But...

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Why We Love Jojoba Oil

Jojoba Oil is a multi-faceted super oil! Absolutely chock full of goodies to help feed, restore and protect your...

March 2014

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Natural Skin Care Oil Cleansing

Pure, organic oils are a wonderful edition to your daily natural skin care arsenal. Oil Cleansing is a beautiful,...

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Natural Deodorant Review

Giving up my mainstream antiperspirant and switching to a natural deodorant was one of the very last changes I...

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Organic Shampoo & Body Wash Review

Say hello to Josh, the handsome boyfriend of one of our customers who has kindly reviewed the men's shampoo and...

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The Organic Beauty Oil Guide

I'm obsessed with pure organic oils, I love the way they bring dull skin back to life, plump up and smooth out...

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What is the Paleo Diet?

I recently enjoyed the most delicious brunch at the Paleo Cafe at Bondi Junction. It really got me thinking about...

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New Product: Dr Alkaitis Beautifying Mask

Dr. Alkaitis have just launched their best ever organic facial mask. The Organic Beautifying Mask is raw and a...

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Natural Lip Tint Review: Ere Perez Joy v 100% Pure Cherry

After the great feedback we had from the beautiful Bridget's last review on organic BB Creams we got her to do...

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Sharing my toxin-free story with Woman's Day

For me, Nourished Life is all about spreading the toxin-free message as wide as possible. I just don't believe...

February 2014

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The Best Cold Press Juicers Now Here

Whether for dieting, detoxing or your daily health kick, we all know that fresh juices do us good. However cold...

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I Quit Sugar by Sarah Wilson Recipe Test

I lent the I Quit Sugar book by Sarah Wilson to our marketing co-ordinator Lucy over the weekend to have a read...

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New Product Alert: 100% Pure Nail Polish

Say hello to gorgeous nails!!! I am so excited to introduce the 100% Pure Nail Polish range to the Nourished Life...

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I Quit Sugar Book Review

We are happy to announce that ‘I Quit Sugar’ by Sarah Wilson is in the Nourished Life shop! Read my take on...

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Organic BB Cream Review La Mav v Lavera

We asked the gorgeous Bridget, one of our regular customers & natural makeup devotee, to help answer the frequently...

January 2014

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Natural Mineral Makeup In Your Perfect Shade

If you are looking at switching to a natural mineral make up or already use one in a different brand but would...

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Health Benefits of Yoga

What if there was a magic pill that guaranteed to change your life!? Better sleep, better sex, more energy, improved...

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Acure Organics Hair Products

We are pretty excited about the Acure hair care range, it's a best seller in the US and it's just exploded into...

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Benefits of Moroccan Argan Oil

Moroccan oil aka Argan oil, is not just a beauty buzz word, it's the new liquid gold for your hair (and skin) and...

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6 Ways To Have Your Best Year Ever

2014 is officially in full swing which means it’s prime time to focus on any goals for the year ahead so you...

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100% Pure Black Tea Mascara Review

Lucy, our marketing co-ordinater, asked her gorgeous sister Clara to trial and review the 100% Pure Black Tea Pigmented...

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Summer Superfoods Smoothie

Nourish your life with this delicious Summer Superfoods Smoothie created for us with goodies from the Nourished...

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Organic Products For My NY Resolutions

I love January, it's such an exciting time of the year, the warm weather, the holiday vibe... the perfect excuse...

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