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Posted on 30 Jul 2014

Find out how to kill dust mites with our simple and fragrant 3-step system

Here’s a fact to make you squirm: there could be millions of dust mites sharing your bed tonight. Or your child’s bed, your pillow, your couch…
 
We can’t see them, but these microscopic critters cause havoc in allergy-prone households, triggering atopic dermatitis, asthma, sniffly red noses and watering eyes.  One third of us are sensitive to them and they’re one of the most common triggers in allergic children.  
 
Posted on 30 Jul 2014
Got allergies?  Here are the ten commandments you should live by to help make your home an allergy-friendly haven.  
Go forth… and stop those allergens from multiplying!
 

1. Thou shalt avoid fabric-covered furniture. 

Leather, vinyl or synthetic suede are the best choice for allergy sufferers.
 

Posted on 03 Jul 2014

<--break->Think essential oils should stay in the medicine cabinet? Think again!  From germ-laden waiting rooms to scraped knees at the footy our busy lives create ample opportunities to use the wonderful, natural properties of essential oils.– especially when they’re in a convenient spray format.  Try these tips next time you’re out and about…

Posted on 12 Jun 2014
Are you a morning person or a night owl?
 
According to studies, your preference for mornings or evenings may actually be genetic, just like being born with straight or curly hair…. but unfortunately for night-lovers, that doesn’t help the struggle out from under a warm, cozy doona on a chilly winter’s morning.  Luckily Bosisto’s has some tips to help make the transition just that little bit easier.
 
1. Switch off.
Posted on 05 Mar 2014

What’s big, green and wheelie, wheelie smelly?  Yes, it’s the dreaded wheelie bin.  And in warmer months, the aroma can go into overdrive.

Posted on 26 Feb 2014
If you or your family suffer from allergies you’re probably already ‘allergy smart’ around the home but here’s a few hot spots you may not have thought of …
    Posted on 04 Feb 2014

    Essential oils – literally, the essences of plants - have been widely used in health and wellbeing for centuries.  The Egyptians used them in everything from beauty treatments to food preparation, while Roman Bath-houses were filled with fragrant oils (often used to disguise a lack of personal hygiene!)

    Plant oils have long been used as medicines, too, and the impacts of their complex compounds on the mind and body are still being studied to this day.  

    Posted on 15 Jan 2014

    It's well and truly summer now and most of us have shed our winter woollens for lighter, cooler clothing. But before relegating that cashmere cardigan or mohair blanket to the back of the cupboard, why not consider storing them instead?

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    Posted on 23 Oct 2013

    Even if you’re not a fan of ‘short shorts’, with temperatures rising everyone usually flashes a little bit more skin in summer - and for many of us that means a wax is in order. Whether you go to a beautician’s or DIY at home, a few top tips and “essential” natural ingredients can help your skin stay smoother for longer.

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