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Refresh, recycle and refill your skincare

May 04, 2018 Petina Walsh

In an increasingly more socially responsible world, many of us are trying to be more conscious of the waste we produce.

From reducing our plastic usage to improving our recycling practice, there is much we can do to be kinder to our world, which can save us a bit of money as well.


Biodegradable Dental Floss

January 18, 2018 Petina Walsh

Biodegradable, charcoal infused, bamboo dental floss...and it's vegan!

Benefits of Oil Cleansing in a Scrub

September 20, 2016 Petina Walsh

OmMade Organic Skincare Vitamin C Face Scrub is different to your average face scrub for a number of reasons. Firstly, it is an oil based product. Massage the scrub into dry skin to get the benefits of Oil Cleansing (read about Oil Cleansing here) while you exfoliate. Secondly, OmMade Vitamin C Face Scrub (Get it here) is 100% Natural and handcrafted. My motto is, “If you can’t eat it, don’t out it on your skin!”. What else is in OmMade Vitamin C Scrub? Vitamin C Powder (Ascorbic Acid) is one of the most powerful antioxidants in skin care. It helps...


OmMade Party Plan

May 27, 2016 Petina Walsh



Home Made Cough Lozenges

May 19, 2016 Petina Walsh

Product:          Sambucus nigra, Thymus vulgaris & Althaea officinalis cough lozenges. Introduction A lozenge will dissolve slowly in the mouth and throat providing local relief for coughs, colds and sore throats (Adams and Tan 2015, p. 65). Patient compliance, particularly with children, is high due to the sweet taste. Leksell and Meiare (1994) showed that lozenges are well tolerated by children aged 3-5 years. Lozenges are also a convenient dosage form. Medicinal uses for Althaea officinalis includes coughs, bronchitis and respiratory catarrh (Fisher 2009, pp. 172). Traditionally, Thymus vulgaris has been used to treat the common cold due to its antibacterial,...