What to expect with natural haircare

What to expect with natural haircare

August 31 2023
Transitioning to a natural shampoo and conditioner can leave your hair healthier than ever, but it can take some time to adjust. Read more about what you can expect. 
What's in your hotel amenities

What's in your hotel amenities

August 8 2023
When travelling, a review of amenities is likely to be low on the list of exciting things to do and see but it's worth taking a read of the label to see what ingredients they include.
HOW TO DETOXIFY YOUR BODY

HOW TO DETOXIFY YOUR BODY

July 7 2023
Every day we come into contact with toxins that can impact our health and well-being, whether it's through ingestion or absorption via our skin. We share our tips for detoxifying the body and creating a healthier environment.
WHY USE A NATURAL DEODORANT?

WHY USE A NATURAL DEODORANT?

June 6 2023

As a product that’s used daily on delicate underarm skin, switching to a natural deodorant offers many health benefits, keeping your underarm area cleaner, softer and healthier. 

Synthetics prove no match for natural scent

Synthetics prove no match for natural scent

May 15 2023
Elixir is a fascinating new book by author, Theresa Levitt that explores the role of perfume in 18th and 19th-century France and the link it holds to the secret of life.
ACTIVE NATIVE INGREDIENTS FOR SKIN & HAIR

ACTIVE NATIVE INGREDIENTS FOR SKIN & HAIR

March 7 2023
Not only are active Native ingredients beautifully fragrant, they also have wonderful skin and hair benefits, with antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, brightening, soothing and hydrating properties. 
ARE YOU ALLERGIC TO YOUR DETERGENT?

ARE YOU ALLERGIC TO YOUR DETERGENT?

February 24 2023

While a common household item, laundry detergent ingredients are often overlooked. For some individuals, exposure to chemicals in detergents can cause allergic reactions, such itching, redness or a rash. 

CARING FOR BABY'S SKIN WITH EMU APPLE

CARING FOR BABY'S SKIN WITH EMU APPLE

January 19 2023

High in vitamin C - another powerful antioxidant valued for its tissue healing properties, Emu Apple is an essential ingredient included in the Baby Range to cleanse, soothe and heal baby's skin.

THE ANTI-BACTERIAL POTENCY OF BOTANICALS

THE ANTI-BACTERIAL POTENCY OF BOTANICALS

November 22 2022
Many of our native plants have strong anti-bacterial properties.  BONDI WASH harnesses both the power and fragrance of Australian native botanicals into a range of very natural products. 
AVOIDING TOXIC FLOOR CLEANERS

AVOIDING TOXIC FLOOR CLEANERS

July 22 2022
There is an expectation that mopping the floors helps creates a safe and clean home environment.  However, some floor washes contain harsh chemicals that can cause adverse health effects.
THE SULPHATE DEBATE

THE SULPHATE DEBATE

June 10 2022
There is renewed debate about sulphates in cleaning and care products and large companies have begun offering sulphate-free alternatives. But some commentators are now saying they are not that bad - so what's the issue?
Beauty Products

DIRTY TRUTH: NOT SO PRETTY

May 12 2022
While many of us are aware of the toxic chemicals hidden in many beauty products, a new documentary called Not So Pretty has women all over the world reevaluating their make-up and skincare routines. 
Our Sustainability Plans For 2022

Our Sustainability Plans For 2022

December 21 2021

At BONDI WASH we’re passionate about caring for nature and our environment.  This year we have reflected on our sustainability efforts and created a list of commitments we’re making in 2022.

Is your hand sanitiser safe?

Is your hand sanitiser safe?

November 17 2021
Europe is paving the way in their regulation of harmful ingredients that unfortunately appear frequently in many mainstream hand sanitisers - especially those you may find at entrances to public spaces.
Dirty Laundry Ingredients

Dirty Laundry Ingredients

June 18 2021
Mainstream laundry detergents and their harsh chemicals have devastating effects on the environment and on our health. We share some of these chemicals and their known effects below.
WHAT MAKES US DIFFERENT?

WHAT MAKES US DIFFERENT?

May 12 2021
All BONDI WASH products are 99-100% naturally-derived, nothing nasty.  BONDI WASH products use Australian native oils that have interesting fragrances which make washing a delight.
INGREDIENTS WE AVOID - A HANDY GUIDE

INGREDIENTS WE AVOID - A HANDY GUIDE

March 31 2021
There are over 40,000 chemicals used in day to day household items such as laundry detergents, toothpaste, toiletries, shampoos, cosmetics, hand washes and much more. 
WHY WE WON’T BE BUYING PERFUME THIS MOTHER’S DAY

WHY WE WON’T BE BUYING PERFUME THIS MOTHER’S DAY

December 14 2020
The longer we work with natural scents and ingredients, the more sensitive our noses become to sy...
Why we avoid using tea tree oil in our products

Why we avoid using tea tree oil in our products

October 30 2019
Tea tree oil is distilled from the leaves of the Australian tree Melaleuca alternifolia and is co...
THE INGREDIENTS WE AVOID IN OUR NATURAL SHAMPOO AND CONDITIONER

THE INGREDIENTS WE AVOID IN OUR NATURAL SHAMPOO AND CONDITIONER

October 9 2019
Like all Bondi Wash products, our shampoo and conditioner are free from synthetic ingredients su...
THE ACTIVE INGREDIENTS IN OUR NOURISHING SHAMPOO AND CONDITIONER

THE ACTIVE INGREDIENTS IN OUR NOURISHING SHAMPOO AND CONDITIONER

October 9 2019
Our natural shampoo and conditioner contain a number of Australian active ingredients that are...
THE ACTIVE INGREDIENTS IN OUR CLEANSING SHAMPOO AND CONDITIONER

THE ACTIVE INGREDIENTS IN OUR CLEANSING SHAMPOO AND CONDITIONER

October 9 2019
Our natural shampoo and conditioner contain a number of Australian active ingredients that are b...
THE NEVER LIST

THE NEVER LIST

July 16 2019
We love this list of ingredients that are NEVER used by Beauty Counter, a US-based natural cosmet...
Emu Apple

Emu Apple

May 26 2019
We all know that berries are amazing for our skin, yet it is little known that some of the most p...
Flame tree

Flame tree

May 24 2019
Flame tree, commonly known as Illawarra flame tree or kurrajong, is a vibrant, distinguishable tr...
Banksia seed

Banksia seed

May 23 2019
Banksia seed extract is an often overlooked ingredient in the beauty industry although it is star...
Rosella

Rosella

May 21 2019
Rosella oil (hibiscus sabdariffa seed oil) is often referred to as the ‘botox’ of the natural bea...
Wattleseed

Wattleseed

May 21 2019
The wattle is an iconic Australian flower renowned for its beautiful golden foliage and ability ...
Lilly Pilly

Lilly Pilly

May 20 2019
Native Australian botanicals such as kakadu plum, lilly pilly and lemon myrtle are garnering more...
Our newest scent: Native Citrus

Our newest scent: Native Citrus

February 14 2019
Please welcome our newest scent. We call it Native Citrus and it is scent 11 in our range.  This ...
Synthetic versus natural fragrance

Synthetic versus natural fragrance

October 26 2018
This article published recently in the Sydney Morning Herald 'Trend toward natural fragrances may...
Which scent to choose?

Which scent to choose?

June 5 2018
We know it can be overwhelming choosing a scent - especially when you're online and not in-store ...
INGREDIENTS WE AVOID #4 - Methylisothiazolinone

INGREDIENTS WE AVOID #4 - Methylisothiazolinone

January 26 2018
We have researched and decided not to use the preservative Methylisothiazolinone (MI). It is a lo...
Spring cleaning naturally

Spring cleaning naturally

November 5 2017
Journalist Lucy Bode from realestate.com asked Bondi Wash CEO Belinda Everingham about natural cl...
WHY WE WON'T MAKE SCENTED CANDLES

WHY WE WON'T MAKE SCENTED CANDLES

October 11 2017
Candles are possibly one of the most requested items in our retail stores. We do listen to custom...
THE HIDDEN TOXINS

THE HIDDEN TOXINS

July 20 2017
By law, washing and cleaning products for the home do not have to have their ingredients listed -...