A little bit of this, a little bit of that.
Unlike other paleo bars on the market, the Paleo Pure Organic and Raw Bars range is 100 percent organic, date-free and under 10 grams of sugar. The use of prunes instead of dates means a boost in natural dietary fibre and antioxidants, and a much lower sugar content. Guilt-free snacking at its best. In two delicious flavours; Blueberry Cinnamon and Cherry Cacao. www.paleopure.com.au
BRUSH WITH FAME
When it comes to the length of your bristles, size counts. Designed for thicker, curly or unmanageable manes, the Dessata MAXI offers 30 percent longer bristles compared to the Dessata original, allowing it to penetrate hair deeper and facilitate hard to reach knots while gently massaging the scalp. dessata.com.au
THE PERFECT 10
Boost Juice’s ‘Perfect 10 Blend’ is a healthy combination of nine different fruits and vegetables, all tied together with a splash of coconut water. Not only does it taste great but it comes in at under 200 calories per serve. The juice includes watermelon, beetroot, cucumber, orange, apple, pineapple, spinach, passion fruit and zucchini. A great way to give kids a serve or two of veggies a day. Available at Boost Juice.
ANGELIQUE’S SLIM SECRETS
Angelique Kerber, winner of the 2016 Australian Open and US Open titles, capped off the year as the world number #1, and is the brand ambassador for Slim Secrets.
“I am incredibly excited to have this opportunity to partner with such a positive, health-forward brand,” Angelique said about the partnership.
Slim Secrets specialises in high-protein, low-sugar, gluten-free products with no artificial sweeteners. slimsecrets.com.au
THE RIGHT START
Herman Brot Protein Muesli is available in three flavours – Peanut Candy, Red Fruits and Chocolate. The highlight of the muesli is the amount of plant protein found in each serve. hermanbrot.com.au
You may have noticed that Funk Fitness 247 is a little more colourful then the average gym. At Funk Fitness they know that the secret to results is consistency. When developing the concept the team at Funk wanted to ensure the club was designed in a way that promoted consistency. So they did their research and found that a vibrant and upbeat environment promoted member attendance. Starting with the design, right through to the smaller details, everything Funk does is designed to be motivating and uplifting.
The thing with fitness is you need to do it a lot. You may as well enjoy being in the space you train in. Over 700 square metres, the club is packed full of world-class equipment. There is something for everyone, doesn’t matter what fitness level. Call in and have some fun training at Funk Fitness 247. Call 0499 090 848.
MINIMALIST LARIAT NECKTIE IN ROSE GOLD
Minimalist uses faux suede and metal alloy to create a convertible accessory design to wrap around your neck, wrist or just about anywhere your imagination desires. www.minimalistjewellery.com.au
ECO TAN GOES GLOBAL
Eco Tan is recognised all over the globe for their certified organic and cruelty free range.
The Gold Coasts very own Sonya Driver headed to London earlier this year to train staff at the holy grail of health food stores throughout London – The Planet Organic. The giant chain have taken on Eco Tan’s organic products and have been selling out! So it looks like the Brit’s are starting to learn what we at SLIM have known for years – Eco Tan is simply the best. ecotan.com.au
YOUNG LIVING DRYER BALL PACK
Give your family the high quality natural living benefits they deserve with the Young Living Dryer Ball pack made with genuine, high quality essential oils. youngliving.com.au
PROTECT YOUR BODY
Zi Liv contains the active ingredient milk thistle, which has been used for centuries to protect and detoxify the body. zifampinnacle.com.au/shopfront
Arkadia Golden Latte is a perfectly balanced blend of turmeric, spices and organic panela sugar. This perfect turmeric blend is ready to serve, just add to your preferred hot milk for a delicious and natural Golden Latte. Arkadia Golden latte is caffeine-free, gluten-free, vegan friendly and has no added dairy. arkadiabeverages.com.au
Nerium’s Firming Body Contour Cream can help quickly sculpt, slim and tighten the body from head to toe, helping to tame trouble spots such as upper arms, thighs, stomach, love handles and any cellulite, all while providing skin-benefiting hydration. When tested, 100 percent of clinical study participants showed statistically significant improvement in skin tone, firmness and elasticity, 92 percent reported positive improvements on their thighs, 92 percent reported an increase in skin hydration, 83 percent reported an improvement in the appearance of skin smoothness and cellulite. Nerium International’s Eye-V Moisture Boost Hydrogel Patches help to hydrate, brighten and firm the look of tired eyes. The Hydrogel Patches are made compact for those who travel light and will leave weary jetsetters feeling instantly better due to the hydrating and skin brightening elements of this travel friendly product. nerium.com
ENDLESS CANDLES VANILLA PRALINE JAR CANDLE
Turn your living room into a dessert kitchen with a mix of malt, caramel, vanilla and maple aromas. The soy candles burn for 50 hours. endlesscandles.com.au
LQD EYE RESTORE
Forget the Botox and fillers and tackle the visible signs of ageing head on with Lqd EYE Restore, the strongest and most advanced men’s eye serum money can buy. Lqd EYE Restore contains six state-of-the-art peptides in the highest concentrations you will find in any product on the market. Say goodbye once and for all to dark circles, bags, puffiness and fine lines around the eyes. Designed for men, it’s a favourite of women. Lqd’s award winning products are also available in a Gift Pack option as well as a 15ml Travel Pack option for active men on the go. The packs include Hydrate, Wash, Scrub, Shave and Calm. lqd.com.au
The SLIM offices have gone kinda crazy for the Skin02 range. Here are our top five faves.
Bake Face Matte Translucent Powder – a transparent, feather light powder used to set under eye concealer, brighten dark circles, and conceal dominant signs of fine lines.
Gold Spice Illuminator Highlighters – Contour and add a pop of colour with this amazing selection of mineral blushes.
Matte Liquid Lipstick – Smother those lips with long lasting and revolutionary lipsticks.
Wing it Black Liquid Eyeliner – This is doctor formulated with a quick-dry formula perfect for enhancing lash line with rich, waterproof and long-lasting finish.
Liquid Lip Erazer – Makeup remover especially formulated for long lasting matte lipsticks. skino2.com.au
USE YOUR MELON
With watermelon predicted as Australia’s biggest superfood trend for 2017, Aussies across the country will revel in not only the delicious taste of H2melon (all year round – thanks to long-life packaging!) but also the amazing health benefits watermelon is known for, like electrolyte potassium, amino acid L-Citrulline and antioxidant Lycopene. H2melon has no preservatives, no added sugar or artificial flavours, it’s just one ingredient – delicious watermelon. It’s also vegan-friendly, gluten free, so everyone with a thirst for deliciousness can enjoy it. Available from September. h2melon.com
This wonderful bath oil duo combines small versions of two of Aromatherapy Associates’ most popular Bath & Shower Oils, Revive Morning and Deep Relax. Each bottle contains up to three bath or shower experiences. Add two capfuls to a full bath or massage over your torso before showering. aromatherapyassociates.com.au
TECH 21 PHONE CASES
From acting as your stopwatch to playing motivating music whilst pounding the streets, or keeping devices protected when taking up more adrenaline-fuelled sports, a stylish and durable Evo Active phone case from tech21 will help to keep you moving and your phone intact. With tech21’s latest range of Evo Active phone cases, the three-layer absorption system, FlexShock, provides up to 3m of drop protection, meaning you can get active without worrying about your prized possession. tech21.com
THE GOOD OIL
CocoEarth is Australia’s only liquid coconut premium oil – an all-natural innovative expeller pressed cooking oil that is free from cholesterol, chemicals, preservatives and additives. CocoEarth is vegan, Halal and Kosher friendly. Its unique point of difference is that it only extracts the healthiest part of the coconut oil, containing 1.5 times more healthy MCTs than regular virgin coconut oil. It is trans-fat free and contains Lauric that can kill harmful pathogens. cocoearth.com.au
A recent survey of 1,000 Australians, conducted by organic tampon delivery service Liverpool St, found that 34 percent of people believe that eating organic produce is important while 29 percent believe in using organic produce. However, we’re still reaching for the same tampons we always find in the supermarket aisles or at the chemist.
Liverpool St delivers organic tampons made from 100 percent cotton to women around Australia, including in rural areas, on a monthly basis. Liverpool St tampons are certified organic by ICEA under The Global Organic Textile Standard. liverpoolst.com.au
LOVE YOUR LIPS
Dr. Bronner’s Organic Lip Balms, made with organic beeswax, provide a protective barrier to the elements without any synthetic ingredients. Organic jojoba, avocado and hemp oils help with extra moisturization. Fragrance free. Certified organic to USDA National Organic Program standards, because what you put on your lips goes into your body. drbronner.com.au
LUPIN FLAKES, THE NEW POWERFOOD
Lupin Flakes is the brand new Australian legume that’s packing a seriously tasty, powerful punch. Lupin Flakes are packed with prebiotic fibres helping reduce the risk of colon cancer and create better insulin responses, and have the lowest GI of any commonly consumed grains or legumes. Lupin Flakes are high in protein and fibre so you feel fuller for longer. A handful of these super flakes to a meal lowers the body’s energy intake throughout the day. thelupinco.com.au
TMF LIP GLOSS
Lock in your lip moisture with Vitamin E, cocoa butter and kaolin clay to nourish, soften and improve the skin’s tone and texture. Fit for a sheer look or on top of gloss, tmf. blends beauty with nourishment and a non-drying texture. themakeupfactory.com.au
Australian 100 percent natural lipstick brand lük beautifood’s ultimate balm-to-lipstick encases your lips with 24 hour protection and luscious pigment. The best part? They’re good enough to eat! Available in 12 signature shades. lukbeautifood.com