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5 natural skincare products you need in your cabinet!

5 natural skincare products you need in your cabinet!

While a healthy diet can have as massive impact on your skin's appearance, so does your beauty regime. Did you know that we absorb up to 60 percent of what we put on our skin? It's time to spring clean your cabinet with these natural beauty buys and skip those harsh chemicals. Here are a few of our favourite tried + tested beauty products at Fit Foodie HQ - formulated to keep you glowing, naturally:

1) Silky Hydrating Body Lotion, Natural Instinct 

Being one of Australia’s leading natural skin care pioneers, you can be guaranteed that their products are made with plant-derived and certified organic ingredients. Free from damaging additives such as petrochemicals, parabens & PEGs, sulphates and silicones, you can expect a high quality natural product. This vegan friendly skin nutrition will leave you with a healthy glow their hydrating body lotion for banishing winter ‘crocodile skin’.






2) Rose Water Spritz, Cedar & Stone

As a natural skincare company, Cedar & Stone strives to minimize the harsh chemicals in our environment by sourcing earth-friendly ingredients. With a specialty in hydrating facial products, we found one of our favourites. For that spring-time scent and flowery appeal, try a spritz of Rose Water by Cedar & Stone as a toner or face-mist.

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3) Moisturising Lipsticks, Neek Skin Organics

Neek Skin Organics understands that less is more, that what your skin seeks is simple and can be found in nature. This nature-friendly and vegan approach to beauty products means they avoid synthetic chemicals and use recycled packaging, so you can look great and feel great too. Lipsticks are coloured the natural way (rather than using synthetic dyes), and made on a base of Jojoba oil and Shea Butter. The perfect beauty solution for those with sensitive skin, their natural hues of lipstick are our current spring-time go-to. Our favourite colours to match the warmer weather include Sweet About Me +  Come Into My World.

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4) Almond Soothing Cleansing Lotion, Weleda

Weleda is a sunstainable skin-care company with that uses strictly organic, wild-crafted and bio-dynamic ingredients. Being natural and organic, we found another must-have: a mild cleansing lotion and make-up remover which is especially great for sensitive skin.

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5) Sensitive Facial Cleansing Towelettes, Burt's Bees

Burt’s ­Bees has been offering earth-friendly, natural health and beauty care products for over 30 years. With no parabens, phthalates, petrolatum or animal testing used for any of their products, these towelettes are perfect for removing makeup the natural way.


Nicola Anderson - Writer

Nicola is a down-to-earth yogi residing from Canada with a love for all things health related. Having done her yoga teacher training (Moksha Yoga International) and Holistic Nutrition degree (The Institute of Holistic Nutrition) a whole new world opened up for Nicola. As a yoga instructor she has been able to travel and teach at the same time. Her love for fitness encompasses many activities including yoga, running, boxing and circuit training. Nicola is in her element when she gets to be creative, whether it be through photography, playing guitar and singing, writing, or teaching a yoga class. Some of her favourite things include coastal road-trips, summers spent at her cottage in Canada, swimming in the ocean, camping in British Columbia, and anytime spent in nature.

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