Nurture Yourself On World Mental Health Day

It’s been a long, hard year so far, and the COVID-19 pandemic hasn’t made life easier for anyone. That’s why we’re encouraging you to observe World Mental Health Day with us on October 10. It’s a good reminder to take time nurture and be kind to ourselves.   Living Through A Pandemic Is Stressful   […]

The “M’ Word – Managing Menopause

Are you pre-menopausal?  Can you relate to any of the below ?   Unexplained weight gain? Brain Fog? Mood swings? Adult acne? Hair sprouting where it shouldn’t be? Exhausted? Hot flushes?   Have you ever wondered why we suffer in silence and hope for the best?  Sure, the internet can help, but how can we […]

World Ozone Day

This Wednesday, the 16th of September, marks the International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone layer. It celebrates a remarkable 35 years of international cooperation to protect our ozone layer.   At Au Natural Skinfood, we are fiercely committed to the environment. We believe we should all do our part to protect the planet […]

Botox vs Beetox

We’ve all heard of Botox. Maybe you’ve been considering getting Botox injections, or perhaps you’ve already had them. But have you heard of Beetox? It’s a natural alternative to Botox, derived from bee venom. Read on to learn more about Beetox, how it compares to Botox, and whether it really works.   Is Botox Natural? […]

A guide for the Conscious Shopper

Black Friday and Cyber Monday mean many frivolous purchases made on a whim. We will take a closer look at our purchases to see what you should consider before swiping. Black Friday and Cyber Monday are, after all, amongst the busiest shopping days especially in the States, with around 30% of annual retail sales occurring […]

How much face toner should you use?

It’s common knowledge that cleansing, toning, and moisturising are essential to any good skincare routine. Do you know what face toner really does? People often wonder what the purpose is and how it benefits their skin.   Toners are unsung heroes within your skincare regimen, they maintain your skin’s pH balance, which in turn helps […]

The Birds & The Bees – World Bee Day

Where would we be without the ‘birds and the bees’? For years, very few people understood the work of bees, up until recently they have become underrated and misunderstood.   Now the plight of the bee has come to the fore, with numbers dwindling all over the country, gardeners are being urged to think carefully […]

How much moisturizer is enough?

While liberally applying moisturizer it may feel like you are treating your skin but is it hindering your daily routine? We take a look at the effects it could have.   Contrary to what most people think, applying too much moisturizer will not efficiently moisturize your skin, as it will absorb as much product as […]

Wedding Ready Skin with Au Natural Skinfood

Leading up to your big day it can be a little overwhelming, Au Natural Skinfood offers a simple and affordable solution to getting your skin ready for your big day. Planning a wedding can be stressful and this can put a strain on your mood and you may notice a change in your behaviour, this […]

It’s Official: Au Natural has partnered with the Jane Goodall Institute New Zealand!

We here at Au Natural Skinfood are absolutely delighted to announce that we’ve partnered with the Jane Goodall Institute New Zealand. We hope to mentor our youth on living sustainably. There have been many successes along our sustainability journey, but this could well be our most meaningful and the partnership was certainly not entered lightly.  […]

Top ingredients to avoid when stocking up on beauty products

Stuff and Beauty Heaven recently published an article showing potentially harmful chemicals in your common skincare products. The good news is – none of these ingredients are in Au Natural Skinfood’s products!   Since our very beginning, we made a promise to design a range, that is kind to the planet and even kinder to people’s skin, […]

A ‘how to’ guide to sustainable holidays

You might have heard of ‘eco-tourism’. It is the latest buzzword in the world of sustainability that means aspiring to conserve and protect our planet’s natural resources, habitats and biodiversity while travelling. There’s no better time for a well-deserved holiday like the festive season, and we couldn’t help but organise ours the sustainable way! Although […]