ecostore Australia Blog

Sensitive skin? Avoid irritants that might harm

We’ve compiled some potential irritants that are frequently found in everyday products, which we hope will help you make more informed choices if you have sensitive skin.

By Ally
May 5th, 2016
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Making time for self care

Five tips for fitting time out into a busy schedule and self care ideas to help you feel re-energised.

By Ally
April 27th, 2016
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Want to quit refined sugar? Here’s how

Nutritionist Steph Lowe can outline a raft of benefits from quitting refined sugar, and the good news is she has just as much practical advice on where to start.

By amanda
June 2nd, 2015
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Ingredient spotlight: Jojoba

Rich with fatty acids; vitamins E, A and D; and antioxidants, jojoba can be great for people with dry skin, quickly reducing moisture loss and balancing the production of skin oil.

By amanda
November 12th, 2014
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Ingredient spotlight: Shea butter

Shea butter is a plant-based moisturiser that nourishes and nurtures our skin. We use it in several of our personal care products because it has so many potential benefits.

By amanda
October 22nd, 2014
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Five ways to keep your skin healthy this Winter

Winter can be harsh on our skin, but there are things we can do to keep it healthy during the colder months.

By amanda
September 22nd, 2014
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Eczema’s big rise and why kids are in the spotlight

It’s Eczema Awareness Week and we have one of the highest incidences of the condition globally. Although there’s no cure, there are things you can do to manage it as part of keeping your whole family healthy.

By amanda
September 10th, 2014
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Nasty chemical of the month – Dimethicone

 What is Dimethicone & what is it used for? Dimethicone is a type of Silicone, and in a double-whammy it…

By Jason Kimberley
October 23rd, 2013
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Social September

Social September It’s been proven that face to face social connections are beneficial for your overall wellbeing promoting positive mental…

By Jason Kimberley
September 9th, 2013
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Nasty chemical of the month – Sodium Laureth Sulphate

Nasty Chemical of the Month – Sodium Laureth Sulphate AKA SLES These days the terms ‘natural’ and ‘healthy’ are used almost…

By Jason Kimberley
September 2nd, 2013
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