Why you should make your own organic skincare

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The benefits of making your own skincare is huge. Once you get started, it is addictive, believe us!

You may want to formulate your own skincare because you want to treat naturally. Or, maybe you’re interested in simplifying your beauty routine. Maybe you’re even looking to start your own business selling natural skincare. Whatever your reason, here are some benefits to making your own skincare. 

// You can personalise your ingredients based on your needs //

Your skin may have certain sensitivities that you simply can't control by buying over the counter. That’s why it’s so wonderful to be able to use what you learn to customize your skincare to your own unique needs, and to figure out your best treatments by experimentation. You will see what makes it glow and what has little to no change on your skin.

// Lets you live a simple & minimalistic life //

In todays sustainabilty worldm there has never been a better time to just buy what you need, reuse your jar and containers and remake you skincare.

// It will save you money //

Making cosmetics is cheaper than purchasing. Initially buying the ingredients is costly but, you use these for multiple products, your cosmetics also make gorgeous gifts.

// It is fun & allows you to be creative //

Making products from scratch is extremely satisfying. You can expand your creativity as you leaver about ingredients and how they help your skin.

// Suits the whole family //

You can customise what you make based on what you and your family need. Make bath bubbles or nappy cream for the little ones, beard oil for himself, acne skincare for teens and on and on!

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Chamomile & Honey Foaming Facial Cleanser


 Baby Nappy Rash Cream



Cocao Mask with Honey 


Not a maker?

If you aren't interested in making your own skincare but love the idea of our ingredients then we have some gorgeous products for you to try. 

Sukin Hydrating Day Cream - Rosehip

The intensive Hydrating Day Cream combines rose hip oil, pomegranate and kakadu plum to help combat dry skin and prevent the signs of premature ageing. Suitable for dry and sensitive skins.

Sukin Cream Cleanser

Gently removes make-up and surface grime. It nourishes skin with oils of Rosehip, avocado and wheat ger, plus an infusion of aloe Vera, Burdock, horsetail, and nettle. Leaving skin feeling clean and refreshed and is suitable for all skin types, especially dehydrated skin.


Pai Skincare - Rosehip Bioregenerate Facial Oil

This is rich in concentrated Omega 3 & 6 - essential fuels for the skin's natural repair function. With regular use, it conditions the skin, improving skin firmness and elasticity.Clinical studies show Rosehip is effective at improving the appearance of scars, stretch marks, sun damage and fine lines.


Pai Skincare - Perfect Balance Blemish Serum with Copaiba & Zinc

Pai Perfect Balance Serum has been expertly formulated to support skin prone to breakouts. By regulating oil production, Zinc helps reduce skin shine, blackheads and congestion, while Hyaluronic Acid deeply hydrates skin to maintain skin tone and suppleness. Super concentrated but without the irritation usually associated with spot treatments, this Serum is perfect for congested skin in need of gentle care.

Antipodes Glow Ritual Vitamin C Serum

A light-wear gel serum with Vitamin C-rich ingredients and hyaluronic acid for a luminous, dewy complexion. Discover the benefits of Vitamin C thanks to Kakadu plum, with up to 100 times the amount of Vitamin C in oranges. Vitamin C offers protection against the free radical damage that can lead to early aging and brings radiance to skin. Immerse thirsty skin in the hydrating power of hyaluronic acid while bakuchiol helps firm and smooth fine lines.

Antipodes Diem Vit C Pigment Correcting Water Cream

Meet your desire for clear, even-toned skin perfection with this peptide-primed water cream. Help reduce and prevent pigmentation while correcting uneven skin tone and revitalising dull skin thanks to high-performance peptides and Kakadu plum, nature’s richest source of Vitamin C. Plant hyaluronic acid and gentle natural retinol alternative bakuchiol leave skin fresh, plumped, and nourished.


Disclaimer: This information and content does not replace that advice of a dermatologist or medical advice. Please seek medical advice if you suspect that you have a dermal condition. 

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