Our Blog

Below is a list of our latest blog posts, enjoy!

 

Author: F&F   Date Posted: 20 May 2017

As a society we are very wasteful when it comes to food, clothing, plastic and more and all of this waste is choking our environment. We recently asked our wonderful community for tips on reducing waste and we got lots of ideas we want to share with you.


Author: F & F   Date Posted: 18 May 2017

You may have heard about microneedling or even tried it at your local beauty salon. It’s very popular, and I have tried it both in salon, and at home, and the results are fantastic with glowing skin. We discuss what it is, and how to do it here.


Author: F & F   Date Posted: 9 May 2017

Time IV Change is an ethical fashion brand from our own shores in Australia. Founded by Monique and Marko in 2016 they have set about to make a difference.


Author: F&F   Date Posted: 29 April 2017

Have you heard about Pinatex? It's a natural, sustainable, vegan, alternative to leather which is made from the fibres of pineapple leaves. And it's pretty amazing!


Author: F&F   Date Posted: 26 April 2017

Loving Earth is new to Flora & Fauna and we are thrilled to offer this ethical, fair trade brand focused on linking growers with consumers and offering truly fair trade products that are innovative and tasty.


Author: F & F   Date Posted: 24 April 2017

You will no doubt have heard something about palm oil. At Flora & Fauna, as a general rule, we don’t like palm oil because of the damage and destruction it can, and is, doing particularly in Indonesia so, in this article, we explain more about it.


Author: F&F   Date Posted: 23 April 2017

We are thrilled to welcome Captain Blankenship to Flora & Fauna. Captain Blankenship is a beautiful brand from the Hudson Valley in New York. The mantra at Captain Blankenship is ‘beauty wild with nature’.


Author: F & F   Date Posted: 21 April 2017

You may have heard of Micellar Water but you might not know what it is so we’re here to demystify this skin care essential.


Author: F&F   Date Posted: 30 March 2017

These fabulous new bottles have arrived at Flora & Fauna and we love them. Many of you have been asking for a water bottle with a filter so we've come to the rescue. So what are they made of, how do you use them and why do we think they are so great?


Author: F&F   Date Posted: 28 March 2017

Natural deodorant is the single most important thing we think you can adopt in your life. Natural deodorant does not contain aluminium or parabens and helps your body eliminate waste and breathe while neutralising odour.


Author: F&F   Date Posted: 25 March 2017

We get asked a lot what vegan leather is and what our vegan bags are made from so we aim to enlighten you and answer your most asked questions.


Author: F&F   Date Posted: 25 March 2017

We are proud to welcome Little Ondine Peelable Nail Polishes to Flora & Fauna and Australia. These water based nail polishes are pretty addictive and here is more information about them and how to get the most out of them.


Author: F&F   Date Posted: 24 March 2017

Nicola, from Delicious Skin, is one of the kindest people we've met. And we think the work Kind is totally underrated. She has created the brand Delicious Skin which is all natural, certified cruelty free, vegan and palm oil free. Learn more about Nicola.


Author: F & F   Date Posted: 1 March 2017

Mother’s Day is the one day of the year you can really spoil Mum but what do you do and what do you buy, if anything. We talk through five things Mum might love that don’t cost a cent (or not too many anyway) plus also give you some great gift ideas.


Author: F&F   Date Posted: 7 January 2017

Choosing a skin care regime can be one of the most baffling things you have to do. There's so much choice so where do you start? Our guide aims to help you get started with both products and brands dependent on your skin type.


Author: F&F   Date Posted: 7 January 2017

If, like us, you'e overindulged this holiday season and let your usual healthy(ish) routine slip you might need to get back on the proverbial horse. So we've selected our favourite products to help you put your health first this year.


Author: F&F   Date Posted: 4 January 2017

2016 was a stellar year with over 1,000 new products being introduced to Flora & Fauna. We now offer over 2,000 vegan, cruelty free goodies but which were your favourites for the year and what did you keep coming back to? So in no particular order......


Author: F&F   Date Posted: 16 December 2016

Over the last couple of years we have seen more BB creams come out but also CC Creams and we still have tinted moisturisers. So what is the difference? Let us explain.


Author: F&F   Date Posted: 29 November 2016

The Australian Natural Soap Company has built their brand around their passions: healthy skin, thriving animals, protecting the environment and, of course, Australia. They produce beautiful handmade soaps that are pure indulgence made ethically.


Author: F&F   Date Posted: 22 November 2016

Leading busy lives means our health and wellbeing often takes a back seat. We often struggle to get enough vitamins, mineral and antioxidants. If you're vegan it's really important to ensure your diet includes enough protein and B vitamins. Hello Nuzest!