Multi-Masking at Bangalay Luxury Villas
Multi-Masking at Bangalay Luxury Villas

To celebrate the launch of the new Minenssey Clay Mask Exploration Set, we’ve partnered with luxury boutique resort, Bangalay Luxury Villas in Shoalhaven Heads, New South Wales. During September and October (while stocks last) guests will be gifted a Clay Mask Exploration Set in their villas. Immersed in the raw and verdant beauty of the Australian South Coast, Bangalay is the perfect spot to showcase Minenssey’s local botanical ingredients and allow guests to unwind and relax with an indulgent face mask. The Clay Mask Exploration Set features each of the four mask varieties and is a convenient way to sample...

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Why Your Skin’s Microbiome Matters
Why Your Skin’s Microbiome Matters

Why Your Skin Microbiome Matters. Caring for your skin’s microbiome has become a recent trend within skincare circles. This is because having a balanced skin’s microbiome will create a healthier complexion. The skin’s microbiome is an ecosystem of organisms that live on the skin and it contributes to your overall health, and how well skincare products are absorbed. Within the community of organisms, there are hundreds of species of bacteria. Don’t worry bacteria is a good thing for your skin. In fact, bacteria is an essential thing for healthy skin. It’s just about having the right balance.   So what...

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How Does Australian Green Clay Keep My Skin Healthy?
How Does Australian Green Clay Keep My Skin Healthy?

The use of Australian green clay is revolutionising the skincare industry. This natural ingredient has incredible benefits for individuals with oily, combination or acne-prone skin.  Australian green clay is all about restoring and improving in order to leave skin fresh and glowing. However, it should be noted that the benefits that come from using Australian green clay are truly endless.    What is Australian green clay? The power of green clay comes from its make up. This organic material is comprised of a host of essential minerals, iron oxides and decomposed plant materials such as kelp and seaweed. These ingredients...

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How Does Australian Pink Clay Keep My Skin Glowing?
How Does Australian Pink Clay Keep My Skin Glowing?

Great for skincare and safe for sensitive skin, Australian pink clay is becoming one of the must-have products to include in your skincare routine. Whether it’s cleansing and detoxifying skin or preventing breakouts, Australian pink clay has many natural benefits for your skin.  Demi Harman (@demharm) in Minenssey’s Pink Clay Mask   What is Australian pink clay? Australian pink clay is taking the internet by storm. Influencers and beauty bloggers have been showing off their pink faces as they try out pink clay face masks. It’s little wonder why pink clay has taken over the beauty industry. Not only does...

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5 Reasons You Should Be Clay Masking
5 Reasons You Should Be Clay Masking

First it was coffee scrubs, then coconut oil, followed by tattooed beauty. What’s next for cult beauty trends? Clay face masks. Though clay has been around for centuries, clay masks have currently skyrocketed in popularity due to their potent effects on detoxifying and healing the skin. When Cheryl Ross (the fabulous skincare formulator) collaborated with new skincare brand, Minenssey, to exclusively formulate a line of clay masks, she chose Australian clay, botanicals and native extracts as the main ingredients. Australian clays are considered to be pure as our pollution levels are relatively low, so their popularity over the world has...

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Why I Changed My Mind About Masks
Why I Changed My Mind About Masks

Sigourney's edit   In the interests of full transparency, I’ll confess that I rarely bother with masks. Don’t get me wrong. I love the idea of them: a fast fix; a dermal do-over; a panacea for all your skin woes. But I treat them like a luxury; nice-to-do IF there’s time. And, naturally, there’s rarely time. I still write about them and love trying new formulations once or twice but beyond that they tend to fall later down my to-do list, somewhere between reorganising my shoe collection and de-pilling my cashmere jumpers. However, my prejudice is somewhat challenged when I’m...

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