Natural Black Hair Care Products Made In Australia

How to Use Hair Growth Oil

The Short Version: Order here. Get excited when some happy mail arrives. Apply oil to fingertips and dab or massage onto scalp. You hair grows from the roots, so when aiming to stimulate growth you need to apply to the scalp, not the hair.  A gentle scalp massage can also…

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Hydrosols for skin & hair care

The What, Why and How of Hydrosols

Hydrosols are one of our favourite products at Barakah Botanicals. Many of ours are steam or hydro distilled by us in a traditional alembic copper still, from botanical materials we harvest ourselves in a process that’s delightfully aromatic and just a little magic.    But we often get questions about…

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how to wash your hair with shampoo bars

Getting started with shampoo bars

Shampoo bars are a great, low waste way to wash hair. They’re convenient for travel, simple to use, & usually eco friendly. You probably know how to wash your hair but if it’s your first time using a shampoo bar, there are a couple of things that can make the…

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How to wash your face with cleansing grains tutorial

How to Use Cleansing Grains

Cleansing grains are a traditional beauty routine that are gaining ground because some traditions are worth holding on to.  So what are they? How do use them? Do they work?  They’re a gentle, soap-free way to cleanse facial skin without stripping it of the body’s natural sebum. Specific recipes vary…

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