Why we’re celebrating winter solstice in Australia

Why we’re celebrating winter solstice in Australia

June 21, 2018

Here in Australia, we’re celebrating the winter solstice – an astronomical phenomenon that occurs each year in June as the Earth orbits the Sun. It is the shortest day of the year and the longest night; and the point at which the earth begins her long, slow turn towards the light.

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6 Australian getaways that are anything but ordinary

6 Australian getaways that are anything but ordinary

May 22, 2018

With exploration always top of mind, at LITTLE URCHIN we find inspiration in Australia's rugged wilderness and also in the exceptional experiences created by talented Australian people.

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Three great ways to chemical-free skincare

Three great ways to chemical-free skincare

April 10, 2018

LITTLE URCHIN offers a beautiful, dependable alternative to dangerous chemicals in three natural skin products: A natural sunscreen, a tinted sunscreen and a luscious after-sun moisturiser.

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What chemicals should I watch out for before buying a sunscreen?

What chemicals should I watch out for before buying a sunscreen?

April 01, 2018

It's certainly alarming to consider that toxic chemicals are not only readily available off the shelf, but promoted as safe-to-use (ugh!)... ...

BUT we know knowledge is power, so we wanted to share a list of commonly used sunscreening chemicals and why you might want to kick your reliance on them

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