A Practical Guide To Low Tox Skincare

The journey towards my starting this business “Low Tox Life” – an online health and sustainability education business – came in three waves. First, when I left the cosmetics...

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Become a Fan of The Bearded Man with Black Chicken Remedies Beard Oil

An unconditioned beard leaves skin beneath the beard susceptible to dehydration and as the skin gets dryer it becomes increasingly itchy and irritated.

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Essential Oils and Pregnancy

Essential oils are very concentrated plant extracts. Did you know that it take approximately 3000 lemons to make 1L of essential oil?

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The benefits of using a muslin cloth

Muslin cloths are effective when cleansing the skin, it's environmentally friendly, contains no toxic chemicals, 100% pure cotton, re-useable and they dry very quickly due...

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A guide to essential oils for treating colds

On average, Australian adults get 2-4 colds per year. That’s one cold every 3-6 months, which translates to many days off work, gym sessions...

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Precocious Body Odour: Why Your Kid Is Getting Smelly And How To Stop It

For some time now, our lifestyles have been moving away from natural, healthy living and towards an abyss of synthetic, chemical-ridden creature comforts...

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Why Your Pits Are Screaming at You, and What You Can Do About It

A growing number of people, particularly women, are dealing with skin sensitivity issues every day, including redness, inflammation, itchiness, burning and stinging, dryness, and flakiness...

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Is your Deodorant Dangerous? 7 Key Ingredients to Avoid

We tend not to give much thought to our daily deodorant routine, but it’s worth taking a few minutes to consider what we regularly apply to our pits.

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5 Natural Face Oils to Improve your Skin

Applying natural face oils is finally growing in popularity and for good reason. People are looking for ways to address their special skin concerns...

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How Does Oil Pulling Actually Work?

When I started Black Chicken Remedies back in 2000, it was a personal endeavour to reduce my toxic intake. I’d discovered that my lifestyle was literally...

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Natural health expert, Keira from @Krumble, reveals her top skincare products

My name’s Keira Rumble and I’m thrilled to be guest blogging here. I’m sure you’re wondering who I am and what brought me to...

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10 Reasons Why Using Dry Shampoo Is Good For Your Health

I didn’t realise how toxic washing my hair actually was. I always thought the steam and hot water from the shower would wash away the many chemicals...

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