Below is a list of our latest blog posts, enjoy!
Great Eco & Ethical Gifts for Him
10 December 2017
Buying gifts for Dads, Grandads, brothers and partners can sometimes be tricky and they often end up with socks or bath salts! But they needn’t miss out; there are some amazing gifts out there that are eco-friendly, ethical and fun; not that socks aren't!
What is the Difference with Bamboo Lyocell?
9 December 2017
Bamboo Lyocell, found in the Ettitude products you can find at Flora & Fauna, is one of the most sustainable materials we can find. It uses very little water in comparison to yield and and is made with high eco standards. Let's find out more.
We are a Certified B Corp so what does that mean?
7 December 2017
For the last six months we've been working on becoming a B Corp and now we are beyond proud to be B Corp Certified and leading the way as a business and retailer. We are very focused on making responsible decisions, our environment and being ethical.
Why you might switch to shampoo bars?
3 December 2017
Shampoo in a bar is not a new thing and many people have used soap for years to wash their hair but your hair often ends up dry and not nourished. But that doesn’t need to be the case.
We're having our own War on Waste!
2 December 2017
Something we are very passionate about at Flora & Fauna is waste and looking after our precious planet. We all know there is too much waste on the planet and too much plastic everywhere, especially our oceans.
Torju, the New Ethical Fashion Brand
25 November 2017
Torju is a new Australian ethical clothing brand creating contemporary fashion that is made from the finest organic materials. Torju do more than just use organic materials, they are absolutely focused on how their clothing is made from concept to store.
The Perfect Addition to your Travel Bag
25 November 2017
With summer holidays not far off, many of us are counting down the days till our next adventure. Jet setting requires us all to rethink our beauty essentials especially when space is premium. Packing multi-use and easy to use beauty products is a must!
Looking for an Ethical Secret Santa
19 November 2017
It's that time of the year when you might need to buy something for that person you've met once or only exchanged pleasantries with by the water cooler. So what do you buy that isn't a waste of $20 and won't end up being re-gifted (not that we mind).
The New Skypipe™ Ultrasonic Diffuser
18 November 2017
Black Chicken Remedies have introduced a new essential oil diffuser, the Skypipe™. This diffuser works a little differently to traditional oil diffusers, and vapourisers, that heat essential oils; it aims to charge the air and provide health benefits.
Can Copper Water Bottles Help Your Health?
15 November 2017
Copper bottles have been used throughout history for centuries. According to Ayurvedic principles copper balances all three doshas or elements in our body (Vata, Pitta, Kapha).
Making it Easy with F&F Gift Sets
12 November 2017
It's the time of the year when we've started thinking about, or even started buying, Christmas Gifts but what do we buy? We have a huge selection of Christmas gifts including candles, chocolate, body scrubs, skin care, water bottles and plenty more.
Let's Meet Love Tea
11 November 2017
We're thrilled to introduce Love Tea to Flora & Fauna. We've been on the hunt for an ethical tea brand where the supply chain is traceable, the tea is amazing and the packaging is biodegradable and responsible. And yep we've found it with Love Tea.
Is Cork Tough Enough?
5 November 2017
Cork is a material we love. It's sustainable, ethical, eco friendly and very stylish. But is it tough enough? Often when we think of cork we think corks in wine bottles and so it's hard to imagine cork in a bag. But it's very durable and it won't crumble.
Switch Your Afternoon Snack to Lupini Beans
24 October 2017
We often find it tough to beat that afternoon snack time so might pick up something a little bit unhealthy. And that’s ok but not everyday; as my Mum always said everything in moderation. So when we tried Beanopini Beans we got hooked pretty quick.
Meet Eye of Horus's Vegan Lipsticks
20 October 2017
Eye of Horus have recently released their new vegan lipsticks and we love them! So let's find out a bit more about them.
The Benefits of Antibacterial Manuka Oil
20 October 2017
You may have heard of Manuka Oil and heard whisperings of its many benefits. It is derived from the leaves of Manuka, found in New Zealand. It is not to be confused with Manuka Honey. This oil is known for its excellent health benefits.
More About Facial Mists and Botani
13 October 2017
You’re either a lover of mist sprays or you’re wondering what they do! The warmer weather certainly calls for products that cool our bodies, both internally (nice cold glass of water) and externally, but facial mists are much more than a cooling spray.
More About Menstrual Cups
7 October 2017
Menstrual Cups are a great alternative to using sanitary pads and tampons. They are reusable and last years so not only will they help your pocket but they also help the environment by reducing waste. So what are they and how do they work?
Celebrate 5 Years of RosehipPLUS
2 October 2017
This month RosehipPLUS celebrate five years since the launch of their Australian Certified Organic Rosehip Oil. We're proud to have them at Flora & Fauna so let's here a little more about their journey and story.