You asked for more natural and organic products, bellas, and boy have we delivered! This July we’ve joined forces with the inimitable Irene Falcone, founder of cult online store Nourished Life, to bring you an awesome edit of the very best feel-good, do-good beauty and wellbeing products!
Irene has hand selected 13 of her favourite products from the Nourished Life store – a gorgeous mix of natural, organic, cruelty-free and non-toxic goodies – to have your skin glowing with wellness this winter. Packed with over $250 worth of value(!!) this bumper bellabox is all yours for $79.95. But be quick, as stock definitely won’t last!
Here’s what’s in the bellabox x Nourished Life Natural Box.
Black Chicken Axilla Deodorant Paste15g
If you haven’t tried a deodorant paste before, you’ll be amazed at the pong-erasing powers of Black Chicken! This cult, 100% Aussie product is natural, organic and chemical-free, quickly neutralising odours with a powerful blend of antibacterial, anti-fungal and cooling essential oils including peppermint, lime, mandarin and lavender. It’s long lasting, invisible and – importantly – aluminium free.
100% Pure Fruit Pigmented Lip Gloss Full-sized
In pretty (and delicious) sheer strawberry, this vegetarian lip gloss is a lip-softening treat for any animal-loving makeup addict. 100% Pure glosses are formulated with Vitamin E (from organic rice bran) and obtain their colour from actual fruit pigments. Really! This little beauty will give you a sheer, glossy pink lip while softening and hydrating your pout.
Life Basics Activated Charcoal Body Soap 120g full-sized soap
Starring all-round skin hero, activated charcoal this vegan soap bar is both luxurious and effective. With superior absorbing ingredients, activated coconut charcoal lifts even stubborn dirt and absorbs icky impurities, while gently exfoliating your skin. Peppermint essential oil is a treat for tired nostrils, while olive fruit oil, shea butter, sunflower and coconut oils soften and moisturise your bod. (Avoid if pregnant due to essential oils).
Salt+Glow BE STILL Lip Balm Full-sized
With a blend of natural and certified organic ingredients, plus a dash of love, this vegan balm is just the treat your poor parched lips have been looking for. With beneficial rosehip, macadamia and avocado oils, as well as shea butter and Vitamin E, BE STILL will drench your lips in goodness as you sleep. (The scent of lavender and orange will help send you off to dreamland.) Use as needed and you’ll wake up with soft, supple, more resilient kissers.
INIKA Baked Mineral Illuminisor Full-sized
From Australia’s #1 certified organic makeup brand, INIKA, this vegan (and, of course, organic) mineral illuminisor adds a gorgeous glow to all skin types. Hypoallergenic and dermatologist tested, it’s a must-have for any bellas with sensitive skin. The pure mineral illuminisor is baked to solid on a terracotta tile to create a product that’s light, buildable and oh-so-easy to use. Use as a highlighter, or dust lightly all over the face for newfound radiance.
INIKA Vegan Fan Brush 1 brush
Every animal lover needs a beautiful vegan makeup brush, and this one’s a winner. Soft, gentle and non-irritating, this fan brush is perfect for applying your Baked Illuminisor to your cheeks, brows and bridge of the nose for subtly sculpted highlights.
Mukti Age Defiance Vital C Elixir 5ml
Who says natural products can’t fight ageing? From one of Australia’s first certified organic makeup brands, Mukti, the Age Defiance Vital C Elixir kicks photo-ageing’s butt with a blend of bio-active native extracts and active vitamins. With Kakadu plum, finger lime caviar, CoQ10 and Magnesium Ascorbyl Phosphate – a water-soluble derivative of Vitamin C – it improves skin texture and tone, while brightening the complexion and reducing visible signs of UV damage. So, it’s far more than just hope in a bottle.
A rosey complexion starts with a gentle cleanser, and this award-winner is designed to perfectly cleanse and prep your skin without stripping it of essential moisture. Formulated with pure, radiance-boosting RosehipPLUS® Rosehip Oil, plus Jojoba and Sea Buckthorn essential oils, it balances and softens the skin as it removes makeup, dirt and excess oils.
Zen Matcha Green Tea 2g
As you’re doing all this pampering, you’ll also be needing a cuppa. And you may as well make it one with extra benefits for your body and brain! Zen Matcha Tea powder is the highest quality organic matcha green tea powder from Japan. It is packed to the gills with powerful antioxidants, vitamins and minerals and is credited with boosting the metabolism, enhancing concentration, clearing the skin and souping up immunity. Plus it’s got a whopping 137 times the antioxidants of regular old green tea! If you don’t fancy drinking as a tea, it’s a great addition to smoothies or desserts.
Egyptian Magic All Purpose Cream 3ml
We’re not overstating it when we say ALL purpose cream! This international best-selling beauty balm is based on a formula used by ancient Egyptian babes like Cleopatra, and is adored by everyone from Giselle to Kate Hudson. Cruelty-free and made in Texas, it boasts a simple but powerful formula of six hard-working natural ingredients: olive oil, beeswax, bee propolis, bee pollen, royal jelly and honey. Intensely hydrating, it’s magic on scars, rashes, wounds, chapped skin, and even calms eczema and psoriasis.
Happy Skincare ‘Good Vibes’ Omega Face Oil 5ml
We all know we should be eating plenty of omega-rich foods, but turns out it’s also very beneficial to the skin when applied topically. Particularly useful during cold, dry winter, facial oils are one of our favourite products at bellabox for their hydration-boosting, glow-getting powers. Just a few drops of this 100% natural, 87% organic, non-greasy oil will smooth, soften and replenish the skin. The perfect balance of omega oils 3, 5, 6, 7 and 9 will feed your face with nourishment, and give you all the good vibe you can handle.
Ethique Sampler 1 x sampler (5 samples)
For normal to dry skin and hair, this clever little sampler looks kind of like a chocolate box, and what’s inside is just as delicious. For all your hair and body cleansing needs, you’ll find a selection of Ethique’s famous solid beauty bars: Frizz Wrangler shampoo, Damage Control shampoo, The Guardian conditioner, Bliss Bar Face Cleanser & Bodywash bar. Ethique is determined to help you #giveupthebottle, and the box is even 100% compostable!
PURE Papaya Ointment 25g
Aussie-made, natural, gluten-free, palm oil- and cruelty-free, this yummy paw paw ointment softens and protects lips with the added benefits of calendula. It’s ultra-soothing for dry, cracked lips and skin, as well as nappy rash, and works as a barrier to lock moisture in and keep irritants out.