Beauty
Leif products
Gentlewoman

Celebrate Australian flora with Leif skincare

From the red soil of the outback to the fertile earth of the rainforest, Australia abounds in rich and diverse flora. Lemon myrtle, sandalwood and eucalyptus sprout from the dry dessert sand, while lilly pilly, wild rosella and vanilla burst from the rich organic base of the rainforest floor. more

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Grown Alchemist'
Gentlewoman

Indulge your skin with the new Grown Alchemist range

Packaging can make all the difference when exploring new skincare options. Neat typography and interesting labelling draw the eye, while amber-shaded bottles are not only reminiscent of classical alchemist packaging, but also act to protect the botanical ingredients within from UV lighting. more

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Scotch Naturals
Gentlewoman

Paint on summer nail colours from Scotch Naturals

When we start to ponder the quality and safety of the ingredients of one of our daily beauty products, it’s difficult not to inspect every item we then consider bringing home. While shampoos, soaps and moisturisers are in obvious need of review, the pretty coloured rows of new nail polishes may have blinded us until now. more

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Goodlife Feel Good Program, South Bank
Gentlewoman

Get fit for summer with free classes at South Bank

Locking yourself in a musty room of sweaty bodies as you attempt to rid your shape of all those winter stews and hot chocolates is not the most appealing setting for renewal. But with the last of the day’s rays sun-kissing your shoulders, cool breezes drifting off the Brisbane River and watching the sky turn from emerald to pink to deep blue, exercise can be quite the delight. more

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Step aside polish, nail stickers have come to town
Gentlewoman

Step aside polish, nail stickers have come to town

A creative nail art movement has exploded from the streets of East London salon WAH Nails out into the world's four corners. Long gone are the days of brandishing boring French manicures - instead it's now encouraged that a little individuality and creativity be applied to each fingertip. more


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Soothing Kahina Argan Oil exclusive to Mecca Cosmetica
Gentlewoman

Soothing Kahina Argan Oil exclusive to Mecca Cosmetica

An avid organic foodist, New York-based Katharine Phillips L’Heureux had been tirelessly searching for an effective skincare range to match her healthy eating lifestyle. But it wasn’t until Katharine travelled to Morocco – where the skincare products she took with her were confiscated – that she discovered the natural remedy she had been seeking. more