Avocado Oatmeal soap

12 reasons to choose natural soap

What makes natural soaps better? From its composition, to its benefits for the skin and health, to its impact on the environment, natural soap is very different from commercial soap.

Here’s a summary of the most relevant reasons why you should choose natural soaps!

Stack of natural soap bars

Which one is the right soap bar for me?

Don't know which facial soap bar is right for you? Here's a comprehensive guide to choose the best one for your unique skin type.
8 tips for the most sustainable camping trip

8 tips for the most sustainable camping trip

Camping trips are probably the most sustainable way of travel but now we put together a list of eco-tips plus some ideas for the best places to visit in Australia to make your next holidays the most eco-friendly ever!
5 tips for a sustainable Halloween

5 Tips for a sustainable Halloween

Halloween is also a threat to our attempts to live a sustainable, plastic free and low waste life. We put together some ideas on how to achieve a more sustainable Halloween and still recreate that festive atmosphere we so much loved as kids.

 

ECO ANXIETY: WHAT IT IS AND HOW TO STOP IT

ECO ANXIETY: WHAT IT IS AND HOW TO STOP IT

Eco-anxiety is felt by people that want to feel in symbiosis with Nature again and live their life without causing any further distress to the environment around them.

But because this task seems so utterly impossible, they feel stuck against a catastrophic clock that’s ticking too fast.

How do you recognise Eco-Anxiety and how do you stop it?

Natural handmade soap bars

WHY USE A NATURAL SOAP BAR (EVEN IF IT’S MORE EXPENSIVE)?

Because they are made with the best organic ingredients you can find in your pantry or garden.

Because they are made specifically to address any skin condition and restore your natural healthy skin glow. They may be more expensive, but they’ll make a true difference in your skincare routine.

Green washing - Biocasa Blog

Are you being Greenwashed?

If a product is labelled as green, we are also ready to pay more for it. Unfortunately, companies have understood how to spin this for their own benefit by applying what has been defined as Greenwashing. Here's how to recognise and fight it.

Make your own Apple Cider Vinegar Hair Rinse

MAKE YOUR OWN NATURAL VINEGAR HAIR RINSE

Apple Cider Vinegar rinse is a great addition to any hair care regimen and can be especially helpful for those new to shampoo bars.
Learn how to make your own rinse, how to tailor it to your hair and use it!
Bamboo Charcoal in Skin Care

BAMBOO CHARCOAL IN SKIN CARE

Because of its natural ability to draw out dirt and debris from deep inside pores, activated bamboo charcoal has become a key ingredient in many skincare products.
Word wrapped in plastic

THE SOFT PLASTICS RECYCLING ENIGMA

It doesn’t really matter how good you want to be with it and how much you read on the matter, it will always come a time when you’ll look at a piece of trash as if it was something coming from another planet and ask yourself: “And now, in which bin should I put this?”
Fruit in a plastic bag

IS PLASTIC BAD?

Well, the answer might not be that simple: plastic is not bad per se, it’s the common use of plastic around the world that makes it a threat for our entire ecosystem.
Herbs Natural Skin Care

THE BEST HERBS FOR A NATURAL FACIAL CARE

Herbs and flower preparations have been used for centuries for facial care, to help treat skin problems, improve skin quality and enhance the skin’s appearance. 

The following chart gives an overview of some of the great facial herbs available, a starting point to help you choose the best for your skin.