Category: Lifestyle

Sukin Natural Sunscreen- Australian Reef-Safe Sunscreen Helping to Save the Great Barrier Reef

Sukin Natural Sunscreen- Australian Reef-Safe Sunscreen Helping to Save the Great Barrier Reef

With summer just around the corner, sun safety becomes a major priority. To protect skin from the sun’s harmful rays, most people will turn to conventional chemical sunscreen. However, there are also potential health and environmental risks lurking within a bottle of chemical sunblock unbeknownst to many. In several recent studies, two chemicals oxybenzone (also...

40+ Facts and Statistics About the Meat Industry to Inspire You to Eat Less Meat (or Go Vegetarian/Vegan)

40+ Facts and Statistics About the Meat Industry to Inspire You to Eat Less Meat (or Go Vegetarian/Vegan)

People eat more meat now than they ever have. What was once a luxury food item for those privileged enough to afford it has quickly become a staple in most people’s diets (most people in the developed world that is). This increased meat consumption is due in part to rising incomes and better standards of...

9 Sustainable Christmas Gift Ideas For Recipients Who Prefer Experiences Over Things

9 Sustainable Christmas Gift Ideas For Recipients Who Prefer Experiences Over Things

Gift giving and consumption associated with Christmas can often kick start that dreaded eco-anxiety; picturing unwanted gifts, plastic decorations and mountains of food waste and we can understand why. With an increasingly eco-conscious world, there are many ways to enjoy the season and minimise your footprint at the same time. From a Christmas presents perspective,...

The Ultimate Guide to Eco-Friendly Organizers, Diaries and Planners for 2020

The Ultimate Guide to Eco-Friendly Organizers, Diaries and Planners for 2020

With smartphones being a multi-purpose handheld device, it is making every other gadget we used to need seem obsolete, like the alarm clock and the calculator. However no matter how practical these digital devices are, many of us still prefer to use an actual physical planner than use the digital versions to manage our deadlines,...

Not All Wines are Vegan and Organic. Here are 9 Australian Brands Making Natural Wines and Eco-Friendly Alcohol

Not All Wines are Vegan and Organic. Here are 9 Australian Brands Making Natural Wines and Eco-Friendly Alcohol

There’s more to conscious alcohol consumption than just reusable straws and recyclable packaging, If you’ve explored a plant-based or vegan diet you would have found in your research that many forms of alcohol are in fact not considered vegan let alone entirely natural/organic. So what exactly is natural wine? Like the food industry there’s many...

Ban the Microbead: More than a Dozen Countries Have Banned these Hidden Plastics from Beauty Products. Has Yours?

Ban the Microbead: More than a Dozen Countries Have Banned these Hidden Plastics from Beauty Products. Has Yours?

The promise of deep cleansing that gently and thoroughly removes skin impurities is what encourages us to purchase beauty products that contain microbeads. We buy into this simple exfoliating solution as it’s more affordable than spending big bucks for a skin treatment at a derm clinic or spa. All we need to do, the packaging...