Zero Waste Housewarming GIft Guide

Zero Waste Housewarming Gift Guide

Giving gifts & celebrating the little things are what builds our sense of contentment & community. It’s important to mark the little and big moments of our lives with small rituals. But for the health of our planet, & our own mental health, it’s equally important to make sure that…

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Gut Skin Connection

Understanding the gut-skin connection

How your gut and skin are connected & why it matters Many of us realise in our teenage years that our gut & our skin are connected. What we eat or drink affects the vitality, health & appearance of our skin. That much we can all agree with, and most…

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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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