These are Nourished Life’s Wellness Awards winning products – as voted by the Australian public.
If you’re looking for some tried and tested, but more importantly – natural – products to round out your beauty cabinet, 168,000 public votes should help you sort the must-haves from the maybes, right?
A no frills deodorant for less than $10 and an ultimate youth potion have been included in a list of top-rated natural beauty, health and home products for Nourished Life’s first ever Wellness Awards.
Of the 168,000 public votes, a total of 23 products were awarded across 24 different categories, as selected by the public and award judges, Megan Gale, Laura Wells, Ash Paraskevas and Irene Falcone.
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The awards also featured 11 Australian made and 2 Australian owned brands, such as The Beauty Chef GLOW Inner Beauty Essential ($65 RRP), who took out Best All Rounder Inner Health Product, and No Pong Fragrance Free, a $9.95 RRP natural deodorant that was awarded both Best Natural Deodorant and Best Vegan Product.
Here are the winners of each category and why they came out on top:
Best all-rounder inner health product
The Beauty Chef GLOW Inner Beauty Essential, $65 RRP
The GLOW Inner Beauty Essential new SUPERCHARGED FORMULA is a nutrient-dense powder that combines 18 Certified Organic wholefoods to promote radiant skin and a healthy gut.
Best body care product
Egyptian Magic All Purpose Cream, from $9.95 RRP
Based on the ancient Egyptian formula that women of the Cleopatra era used to keep their skin radiant, this magical cream can be used to treat almost any skin condition including blemishes, burns, scars, wrinkles, mild forms of eczema as well as maintain healthy glowing skin.
Best cleaning product
Dr Bronner’s Pure-Castile Liquid Soap – Unscented Baby, from $6.55 RRP
Dr Bronner’s liquid Castile Soap in Baby Unscented provides a fragrance-free option that is gentle enough for use on delicate baby skin, or the most sensitive adult skin.
Sukin Signature Cream Cleanser Pump, $11.95 RRP
The Sukin Cream Cleanser works to remove make-up, oil and dirt build up on the skin while also nourishing your skin with a blend of natural oils including Rosehip, Avocado, Sesame and Wheat Germ Oils.
Best ingestible collagen
Nutra Organics Collagen Beauty, $31.95 RRP
Nutra Organics Collagen Beauty is comprised of pure type I and type III collagen protein that is especially suitable for beauty applications and is flavourless, odourless, and fully dissolves in any temperature liquid while retaining its benefits.
Best complexion product (makeup)
Eco Tan Face Tan Water, $39.95 RRP
This unique self-tan water from Eco Tan will help you build a beautiful, gradual, natural-looking tan over the face and decolletage.
Best eco-friendly product
Weleda Skin Food Body Butter, from $15.95 RRP
Weleda Skin Food Body Butter has a rich whipped texture that glides on easily and is quickly absorbed into the skin. It is formulated to provide instant relief and long-lasting hydration and nourishment to dry skin without leaving behind any greasy or oily residue.
Best eye treatment
100% Pure Coffee Bean Caffeine Eye Cream, from $24.95 RRP
The 100% Pure Coffee Bean Caffeine Eye Cream is rich in caffeine and the anti-inflammatory properties of Organic Green Coffee Beans, Green Tea and Rosehip Oil to help improve the appearance of puffy eyes, wrinkles and dark circles.
Best face treatment & Best facial moisturiser
Weleda Skin Food, from $15.95 RRP
Oils of Chamomile, Calendula and Wild Pansy soothe and calm rough dry skin, whilst lanolin, sunflower and sweet almond oil provide a natural barrier against environmental stresses. This is the epitome of multi-purpose balms; and over the decades has gained firm fans all over the world who use it for a multitude of purposes.
Best facial serum/oil
The Jojoba Company Ultimate Youth Potion, $44.95 RRP
The Jojoba Company Ultimate Youth Potion with CoQ10 and L22® contains a blend of pure Jojoba and plant oils that provide a full spectrum of vitamins, antioxidants and essential omegas.
Best fake tan
Eco Tan HEMPITAN Body Tan Water, $39.95 RRP
It is the world’s first organic HEMP Body Tanning Water, and is non-comedogenic, dries instantly, has a gorgeous scent, and provides beautiful, long-lasting colour.
Best hair product
Ethique Heali Kiwi Solid Shampoo for Touchy Scalps, $24.95 RRP
Ethique’s Heali Kiwi Shampoo offers a soothing cleanse for dandruff-prone scalps, promoting overall hair and scalp health.
Best home product
BioBag Compostable Bin Liners, $4.95 RRP
These innovative BioBag Compostable Bin Liners have been specially designed to line kitchen compost caddies and household bins, and are made from plant starch that has been sustainably sourced.
Best lip product
Hurraw! Organic Lip Balms, $6.95 RRP
A blend of fair-trade, raw ingredients including Sweet Almond Oil, Coconut Oil, Meadowfoam Seed Oil, Cocoa Butter and Jojoba Seed Oil, these hydrating balms leave your lips lovely and smooth.
100% Pure Black Tea Ultra Lengthening Mascara, $34.95 RRP
Naturally coloured from Black Tea leaf pigments, Cocoa and Blackberries, this delicious smelling mascara is packed with healthy lash loving ingredients.
Best mum and baby product
Modibodi Period Proof Maternity Brief, $27.50 RRP
The Modibodi Maternity Brief sits just under the hips and offers a V-shaped dip in the waistband that provides comfort for growing bellies. This is an ultra-absorbent and comfortable style for pre and post bump – perfect for expecting Mums with pregnancy leaks.
Best natural deodorant & Best vegan product
No Pong Fragrance Free, Vegan, $9.95 RRP
No Pong Fragrance Free, Vegan and low Bicarb formula contains nourishing Vitamin E, making it an excellent alternative for sensitive skin. No Pong uses naturally antibacterial ingredients like Coconut Oil to eliminate bacteria and body odour and Cornstarch to help absorb moisture.
Best personal care product
Modibodi Period Proof Sensual Lace High Waist Bikini – Black, $29 RRP
The Modibodi Sensual Hi-Waist Bikini is a seriously pretty and seriously comfy style – it keeps you dry and leak-free. It protects you on lighter period days and provides a little extra back-up when you’re working on your pelvic floor
Best protein powder
Amazonia Raw Protein Isolate Vanilla, $45.95 RRP
This Amazonia Raw Protein Isolate in Vanilla contains 72% sprouted protein from Golden Pea and activated Brown Rice, making it the ideal way to increase your daily intake of protein and support the repair of muscle and tissue.
Best sexual health product
Noosa Basics Organic Intimacy Oil, $22 RRP
This Noosa Basics Intimacy Oil is a lightly moisturising, fragrance-free personal lubricant containing a luxurious blend of certified organic oils. Safe for delicate areas, its velvety texture is designed to enhance intimacy and pleasure.
Life Basics SPF 30 All Natural Facial Sunscreen, $26.95 RRP
The Life Basics SPF 30 all-natural sunscreen has been created for daily use on the face and body. It is a lightweight, non-greasy and easy-to-apply lotion at a very reasonable price. It is also suitable for use on children.
Most innovative product
KORA Organics Turmeric Glow Moisturiser, $78 RRP
KORA Organics Turmeric Glow Moisturiser is a refillable, nourishing and ultra-hydrating vegan facial moisturiser designed to target the appearance of hyperpigmentation, dark spots, dullness and fine lines & wrinkles.
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