Fiji Spice Queen

Meet Francesca Brice. Successful business woman, entrepreneur, parent, perfumer, frisky bohemian, lover of adventure, travel and all that life has to offer. And if it’s not offered…she’ll go looking. Born in Wellington, Francesca lived out a cheeky childhood. At the age of 20, she did the OE thing and found herself in Greece which is … Continue reading Fiji Spice Queen

Zoo Deodorant

Natural deodorants tend to be a bit hit-and-miss. A lot of them aren’t so hot at keeping smells at bay throughout the day, and many use baking soda which is an irritant for a lot of people. When I started seeing Zoo Deodorant  all over my social media, I got rather excited. It was something … Continue reading Zoo Deodorant

Ethique

The Use Good Stuff team have been fans of this company for a long time, so it only made sense that we got them added to the blog! Ethique does everything right. Their products are vegan, they are a certified climate friendly and cruelty free business, and they use compostable paper packaging. They make everything themselves … Continue reading Ethique

Hayley Benseman – NZ Natural Beauty

Based in Taranaki NZ, Hayley Benseman has created her own range of natural beauty products which features everything from fingernail conditioner to natural make up remover and clay masks. Her ultimate focus was to create healthy and safe products which could be affordable for everybody, and she very generously provided us with a whole bunch of … Continue reading Hayley Benseman – NZ Natural Beauty

Global Soap

In my never-ending quest to find more natural skin products, I have come across another great company to share with you all! Based in Nelson NZ, Global Soap have been handcrafting soaps and other goodies since 1997. It is run by sisters-in-law Ing-Marie and Bronwyn Shallcrass. They use the traditional cold-process method to create their soaps, … Continue reading Global Soap

Black Robin Skincare

This week I wanted to share another one of my favourite New Zealand skincare ranges with you - Black Robin! This company is still relatively small scale, with all of their products made in small batches by hand. I first came across them while looking for products for our goodie bags for the Go Green … Continue reading Black Robin Skincare

the herb farm

Since its establishment in 1993, The Herb Farm has been a family owned and operated business based in Ashhurst, Manawatu. All of their 100% natural products are developed by qualified herbalist Lynn Kirkland, who is also the founder of the company. Their products are all made in their onsite manufacturing room, but the wonders of the … Continue reading the herb farm