February 22, 2019 • Petina Walsh
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.
November 16, 2015 • Petina Walsh
Essential Oil Use and Dilution Guide Essential oils are used in many of OmMade Organic Skincare products. They are used for their many medicinal properties including antibacterial & antimicrobial, insect repelling properties and their healing properties. Essential oils are highly concentrated and powerful substances. It is important to use with caution and dilute appropriately. OmMade products use essential oils according to the dilution guide below, based on a healthy adult. Dilution GuideDaily facial care 1% 5-6 drops in 1 ounce (30 ml) carrierDaily body care 2% 10-12 drops in 1 ounce (30 ml) carrier The use of high- quality, organic...
October 12, 2015 • Petina Walsh
A few people have asked which of my products are vegan friendly. Many of my lotions such as Insect Repellent and Vapour Rub use local beeswax and are therefore not vegan friendly. The products that use organic grass fed tallow can be adapted in many cases to be vegan friendly by swapping the tallow with unrefined shea butter. Below is a list of products that are or can be modified to be vegan friendly. Alcohol Free Hand Sanitiser Charcoal and Clay Mask Coffee Magnesium Body Scrub Hemp Seed Face Serum Insect Repellent Spray Shea Butter version of Body Butter Shea Butter...
February 05, 2015 • Petina Walsh
ACTIVATED CHARCOAL & TURMERIC TOOTHPASTE -Om-Made- Activated Charcoal & Turmeric Toothpaste is hand crafted using only the most Purest & Natural ingredients which have been chosen for their therapeutic benefits. My 2 year old daughter will only use “the black toothpaste” and I don’t have to worry about her ingesting it. Turmeric Powder contains approximately 3-4% curcumin by dry weight. This yellow pigmented polyphenol has been studied extensively in human clinical research as a natural alternative to the common mouthwash ingredient known as chlorhexidine for the treatment of gingivitis, "inflammation of the gum tissue." Activated Charcoal is a highly absorbent...