Everything You Need to Know About Native Australian Ingredients
The biggest secret about skincare products? It all comes down to the quality of the ingredients. For the Beauty By Australia team, skincare needs to be simple, gentle yet effective and without any nasty ingredients. And we’re extremely lucky because many of our products are derived from native Australian plants and botanicals that are a perfect fit for your skincare routine. So, let’s dive in and learn about some of the most loved native Australian skincare ingredients and what they can do for your skin.
With the aromatic scent that is reminiscent of the Australian autumn, lemon myrtle is a popular skincare ingredient. Packed with antioxidants and antibacterial properties, lemon myrtle extract is the reason your skin feels refreshed as this natural ingredient is a perfect remedy for irritated or oily skin.
We recommend: Leif Lemon Myrtle Body Lotion
Wild Rosella is much more than a sweet, captivating scent. Part of the hibiscus family which grows on the coast of Northern Australia, it is renowned for having a high concentration of antioxidants as well as Vitamin A, C and E. It helps revitalise your skin and keep it hydrated all year long.
We recommend: Hunter lab Hydrating Hand & Body Lotion
The wattle is an iconic Australian native that needs no introduction. Wattleseed extract can make a big difference for your skincare routine. This native plant has strong antioxidant and anti-inflammatory qualities. It’s a rich source of gallic acid that helps protect the skin and is known for its anti-ageing properties.
We recommend: Hunter Lab Pinot Grape Skin Body Scrub
Flavour is everything – and this ingredient is full of it! Desert lime is the perfect refreshment for your skin with a high dose of vitamin C, calcium and folate as well as its antioxidant content.
We recommend: Leif Desert Lime Body Cleanser
This native Australian superfruit is also called the ‘Australian peach’. It contains phenolic acid which is responsible for exfoliating and hydrating your skin. It also has Vitamin E, Vitamin C, folate, magnesium and calcium. A combination of these rich, nourishing properties protects your skin against free radicals and UV damage from the harsh Australian sun.
We recommend: ASPAR Geranium & Quandong Revitalising Shampoo