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Silica, powerhouse and precious to our Precious Elements Range

Silica, powerhouse and precious to our Precious Elements Range

LaGaia is delighted to announce the UNEDITED Precious Element Range; Australia's first ever skin quenching range devoted to anti-ageing, silica and balan... [more]
5 reasons why Jade Stone Rollers are better than botox!

5 reasons why Jade Stone Rollers are better than botox!

reason 1  Jade stone massage is different than the standard hot stone massage you see in spa's. It is a deep tissue massage without the pain! Because of i... [more]
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  • Silica, powerhouse and precious to our Precious Elements Range

    LaGaia is delighted to announce the UNEDITED Precious Element Range; Australia's first ever skin quenching range devoted to anti-ageing, silica and balancing pH utilising the power of ground quartz crystals and gems.  The new range integrates state-of-the art technological developments, new manufacturing and scientific research on the positive effect of fragrance free active oxida...
    posted: 05/05/2017

  • 5 reasons why Jade Stone Rollers are better than botox!

    reason 1  Jade stone massage is different than the standard hot stone massage you see in spa's. It is a deep tissue massage without the pain! Because of its composition of iron, magnesium & calcium, Jade is the only massage stone that can hold heat and cold equally well.  ...
    posted: 11/04/2017

  • Coffee for you're skin? Beauty Sleep or Espresso...

    Fatigue is quickly becoming a world epidemic causing puffiness, dark circles, break-outs and stressed out skin - a bad combination of long days and late nights, these conditions have allowed us to test out bag-banishing and puff-preventing ingredients. Amen, hooray, Woohoo, for products that work! However how can we support beauty in our sleep? Firstly, has everyone heard of a little dem...
    posted: 10/06/2016

    Fatigue is quickly becoming a world epidemic causing puffiness, dark circles, break-outs and stressed out skin - a bad combination of long days and late nights however these conditions have allowed us to test out bag-banishing and puff-preventing ing

  • Want to have smooth , fresh skin like a 20 year old? With these 7 clinically tested ingredients - its possible!

    If your the kind of person who wants to look 20, 30, 40 forever, I wish it was possible! Facial augmentation can be as simple as wearing a hat or sunblock, starting now! I'm definitely not apposed to intervention methods - when you have the wrinkle you've got it, and if you want to fill it, do it!  Remember this; "there isn't a product on the market that will remove a wrinkle from your face once it's there, however a l...
    posted: 07/04/2016

    If your the kind of person who wants to look 20, 30, 40 forever, I wish it was possible! & clinically tested and proven ingredients to your skin will take a turn to radiant, true beauty; helping to reverse photo-ageing and free radical damage.

  • Face Nudist

    Mesh cut-outs, laser hem lines and face nudity. Skin is sexy and lets face it, it's in fashion.  If your not wearing your skin fabulously unedited and fashionably in-style, your hearing it here first; strip your face and enjoy the bare road ahead of you this summer! We don't want to dream anymore about skin that looks amazing with or without makeup, go unedited confidently. This is where our story begins. Culture continually jumps fr...
    posted: 07/09/2015

  • Life Changing Chop or Not? Mane Management Must's

    Our R'n'D department is always looking for ways to make life easier.  A new makeup trick here and there is always appreciated, a new cocktail recipe to smooth a days speed bumps or the must have products for your hair, face and body arsenal.  Arm your...
    posted: 22/07/2015

    Hair expert Chloe Hegan talks hair, what's sexy and what's not, the easy way to have great looking locks all the time. Hair care is as simple as using a good product and regular maintenance at home and in salon!

  • I AM COMPASSION: Meditation with Kylie Oliva. EVENT THIS WEEKEND

    Kylie Olivia Wellness will be hosting a little Passion Project at Melton Yoga this coming Saturday July 11 at 12pm and everyone is welcome! This Passion Project has been inspired by Deepak Chopras's 2nd annual 'Global Meditation for Compassion*' after registering to attend the event Kylie Olivia received an email suggesting that those who had registered host their own local event and from that the lo...
    posted: 09/07/2015

    Need more calm in your life, expert in wellness Kylie Olivia is conducting a group meditation inspired by Deepak Chopra's 2nd annual 'Global Meditation for Compassion'. Join her and LaGaia's Owner and Unedited Beauty Crusaders.

  • Pre-Game skincare to prevent premature ageing

    Skin fitness during footy season. With winter finally catching up to us the darker mornings and cooler temperatures have begun to create the usual repeat snooze button offenders, feet draggers and the few that wear their fluffy bed socks in their boots at work.  The 2015 season has begun, footy fans line the stadium seats eager to see the first bounce, whilst rugged up in the warmest para...
    posted: 08/04/2015

    The 2015 season has begun, footy fans line the stadium seats eager to see the first bounce, one thought, have we taken the time to consider the one area of your body that is not covered up, the face? Probably not...

  • Sleep in your make up? The truth, we can't look like princesses all the time...

    Sleeping in make up ain't pretty! Not only will your pillow cases and sheets do over time in the washing machine, the results on your skin can be, well...horrifying. Long hours, late nights and Friday night drinks can take it out of you, however instead of collapsing in a heap in your barely made bed from that morning, go rinse off the day's grime. Your skin needs to be cleansed and clean to be able...
    posted: 31/03/2015

    Sleeping in your makeup not only means a constant washing load but also more devastating results on you skin, premature ageing. Fight the wrinkles and double up on your cleanse.

  • How The Sun See's You

    Take note: There are many opinions out there about how damaging the sun rays are and recently a group stood out in the street with an ultra-violet light to reveal not-yet-visible changes in your skin from sun damage. This video takes-the-cake compared to 1980's Cancer Councils 'Slip, Slop, Slap' campaign with 'Sid the Seagull', the sun protection expert...(cough) no offence Sid. The truth about how...
    posted: 10/03/2015

    The truth about how much your skincare cares for you're skin...

  • Facial Oil and Multi-tasking genius!

    Facial Oil - high performing product of the century. A cuticle and callous softener, the split end mender, lip primer, eye cream brow groomer and moisturiser! Your thinking, why do I buy all these other products when this product offers me an all-in-one purchase?! The truth is although an well formulated oil can do many things, its not a complete solution for all your skin care...
    posted: 23/02/2015

    Facial Oil is the high performing product of the century! A cuticle and callous softener, the split end mender, lip primer, eye cream brow groomer and moisturiser! We LOVE facial oils and here is the insider scoop on how we use ours!

  • Faking 8 hrs sleep. "How to.."

    2015 seems to have begun and full speed and many of us back in the office have found that they are still trying to catch up from the crazy Christmas Season! This year's busy business schedule and social calendar has been a never ending January and February of parties, luncheons, meetings, yoga and gym. In trying to create some kind of work, social and health balance we are forgetting to just take a deep breathe. Any one else feeling like no amo...
    posted: 17/02/2015

    To help ward off the head throb, dark and stormy under eye's and some how to regenerate on little sleep, only to keep a high paced lifestyle kicking along!

  • Valentines Day

    It's that time of year again...for lovers, friends or even your neighbour! Valentines Day is around the corner. We love any special occasion to give something to someone that means something special to you. We are aware the Valentines day was created by notable company Hallmark however if you are a romantic, like we are, open the doors to our online boutique and find something special. We wanted to let you kno...
    posted: 11/02/2015

    We are aware the Valentines day was created by notable company Hallmark however if you a romantic, like we are, open the doors to our online boutique and find something special. Mix and match and enjoy the surprise and delight of the recipient when t

  • Fashion at the Festival: Skin Smart Aussies bare all!

    In the spirit of lazy afternoons, summer hangouts and weekends we all wish would never end comes For The Love.  A day of music, food, fashion and culture set on St. Kilda's beautiful foreshore. To Melbourne residents more so, versus NSW/QLD in Australia, we are in the thick of a summer that seems to come and go as it pleases. Regardless, in true Auss...
    posted: 14/01/2015

    The consensus in St. Kilda over this weekend was that these summer events are the time to take a few risks with you're fashion but not your skin care.

  • From Chanel to punching bags - 2015

    "I Will What I Want" This season's 2015 fashion campaigns hit the market with rolling raw of applause. This 2015's spring collections from designers like Dolce & Gabbana, Chanel and Saint Laurent is - without going all gah-gah goo-goo - simply; a la mode. As much as we love fashion and beauty the real splash ...
    posted: 06/01/2015

    Prominent model Gisele makes a spring fashion statement not only in high fashion but it the unsuspecting athletic fashion brand. Chanel to punching bags for Under Armour.

  • Drinking the Kohl-Aid...?

    Have you been drinking the Kohl-Aid? Once the 'cool kids' wore brushed on coal, masterfully applied as eyeliner while contouring brings their cheeks from floor to roof. But is this really cool? There are others that seem to run the 'no-makeup' look and do you agree these girls seem to have a look and air of chic, timeless and unarguable 'coolness'? Beauty editors seem to flock in this 'cool' crowd as no-makeup wearers. Models wei...
    posted: 03/12/2014

    Modern beauty is "I woke up like this," with visible effort being the ultimate no of all no's! Skin is 'nearly nude'; lips look 'bitten' with tinted lip balm, simple and effortless.

  • Play with your food much? Maybe you should!

    The kitchen and bathroom shelf items seem be blending into one another these days. Recently we have realised that our bathroom and kitchen shelf is stocked similarly... Running from kitchen to bathroom to grab the coconut oil we were using as shaving creme this morning and now its our cooking oil! Ground down coffee and green tea have jumped from our mugs an onto our legs for smoothing cellulite- scrubs. All these alternatives are proving to be...
    posted: 30/11/2014

    Recently we have realised that our bathroom and kitchen shelf is stocked similarly... Running from kitchen to bathroom to grab the coconut oil we were using as shaving creme this morning and now its our cooking oil!

  • Have you been to FaceGym today?

    Yes, I work out!Foreign words to your lips? If your not normally a gym person, we might have a workout for you that requires minimal effort on your part and maximum results! It's an anti-ageing treatment that's been around for years with a new fresh twist! It's called FaceGym! Usually FaceGym time is 7.30am on the train heading into work! We 'people' are so funny, not only at 7.30am dragging our feet, checking our social media, wh...
    posted: 28/11/2014

    Yes, I work out! Foreigns words to your lips? If your not normally a gym person, we might have a workout for you that requires minimal effort on your part and maximum results!

  • Hard-Working Hybrid Product...or false promise

    Hybrid products are being spotted everywhere! The latest combinations of foundations and peptides not just an SPF in your day powder or face creme. The lines between cosmetics and treatment are becoming blurred, new ingredients that promise to reach new performance levels and turn your skin into Unedited Beauty heaven.   Soon we will see collagen infused foundations and peptide enhanced eyeshadows! Well, that might be a...
    posted: 26/11/2014

    The latest combinations of foundations and peptides not just an SPF in your day powder or face creme. The lines between cosmetics and treatment are becoming blurred, new ingredients that promise to reach new performance levels and turn your skin into

  • Top Honours again for 'Best Spa Product Supplier' of the Year

    This year we have been humbled again at ASPA with the top honour of being apart of a highly competitive line up of truly beautiful products up for Best Spa Product Supplier of the Year. We joined Subtle Energies and Li'tya in the finalists and want to congratulate to amazing team at Li'tya for winning. Congratulations to everyone.  We have been in the finalist list now for 2 consecutive years, looking forward to bei...
    posted: 24/11/2014

    This year we have been humbled again at ASPA with the top honour of being apart of a highly competitive line up of truly beautiful products up for Best Spa Product Supplier of the Year.

  • Eyeliner or Tattoo?

    Gone are the days of partial eyebrows, lipliner and eyeliner! Where do tattoos fall into unedited beauty... Cosmetic tattooing is the latest to keep yourself looking 'ready-to-kill'. But honestly, inked-onbrows, eye-and lipliner before now associated with Floridian retirees and Michae...
    posted: 19/11/2014

    But honestly, inked-onbrows, eye-and lipliner before now associated with Floridian retirees and Micheal Jackson - is now a time-saver as indispensable to young female power brokers as international roaming on their mobile phones.

  • Is your Sunscreen too Sheer?

    Move over,  Jenner & Kardashian with nipple grazing high thigh slips and booty that shuts down the internet! There's a new trend in town and it's sheer than tinted moisturiser. There has been more than a minimal amount of skin on display this year, both on Spring 2015 Fashion Week runway and off. W...
    posted: 18/11/2014

    Going semi-nude in make-up is beautiful but it could be a disaster-in-the-making if your sunscreen is also sheer.

  • Lykke Li CoCo for Coconut Oil

    The Coveteur people love feeding our voyeuristic side giving us secret glimpses into fashion with their selection of 'invader' style reports. Most recently giving us an insider to Lykke Li's cosmetic countdown and affinity for unedited beauty style. Scandinavian style is an obsession in our office, we are mystified by their contrasting cuisine flavours and totally head -over-heels for their fashion designers like Acne Studios. How...
    posted: 17/11/2014

    Scandinavian style is an obsession in our office, we are mystified by their contrasting cuisine flavours and totally head -over-heels for their fashion designers like Acne Studios. However, let me introduce someone you might know, one of our favourit

  • Kissable Lips

    The main ingredient for 98% of lip balms and lip gloss is a derivative or Petroleum, an ingredient designed to prevent moisture loss, NOT re-hydrate. So overtime you gloss or balm to get your lips all soft and kissable, what you are really doing is creating a barrier so absolutely no hydration can get in. Is that really want you want??? It also explains the need to reapply gloss or balm like a jack in the box with a broken spring. ...
    posted: 13/11/2014

    The main ingredient for 98% of lip balms and lip gloss is a derivative or Petroleum, an ingredient designed to prevent moisture loss, NOT re-hydrate. So overtime you gloss or balm to get your lips all soft and kissable, what you are really doing is c

  • Don't Cover Up Your Flaws!

    We are specifically talking about skin here girls! We need to be kinder to ourselves, would you talk to you're best friend or mother-in-law the way you talk to yourself sometimes? That little voice in your head... Unedited Beauty is just that, turning that word flaw into 'flawless'.  Everyone has imperfect pigment, freckles, sun spots and blemishes  from time t...
    posted: 06/11/2014

    Flaws are the most beautiful part of people, why put on a mask to cover that up?

  • The Best Unedited Beauty Advocates

    The mask is off. Although the 'no-photoshop' imagery is gaining speed with companies we have forgotten about the stage even before the photo is edited; MAKE-UP. This, in unedited beauty, is just another form of photoshopping, don't you think? You can totally change your appearance with strategic make-up applications and eye-brow plucking. We say, no photoshop and minimal 'masking'. Unedited Beau...
    posted: 05/11/2014

    You can totally change your appearance with strategic make-up applications and eye-brow plucking. We say, no photoshop and minimal 'masking'.

  • The Role of Makeup In Unedited Beauty

    Role of Make-up In Unedited Beauty
    posted: 04/11/2014

    Take off the mask. For many this might feel like walking our of your house naked! Make-up plays such a big role in women lives today as it has essentially become an accessory, co-ordinated with an outfit.

  • What is Unedited Beauty?

    No False Promises.. Plumped up lips, airbrushed skin, silky smooth hair and eyelashes that could lift a child to the clouds! is this the ultimate achievement of beauty? We have been trying to re-imagine ourselves as the unachievable 'runway model,' and we must ask ourselves, is this really beautiful? We should know better than to starve ourselves and spend ridiculous amounts of money on false promises an...
    posted: 03/11/2014

    Unedited Beauty to us is casting out outdated constructs like 'studio fabricated beauty' to rediscover the stylish 'natural street beauty'. 'Modern beauty' is effortless.

  • First Signs of Ageing

    The first signs of ageing, like tornadoes and earthquakes, seem to come without warning. One day you're looking even-toned and luminous, battling the young person skin woes of acne and, well acne, when suddenly- what is that line? And how come your have dry patches? Your have them, of course, because your skin is a living thing, getting older as you are - but you shouldn't obsess over that. A little entry-level anti-aging skin...
    posted: 31/10/2014

  • LaGaia's Blog

    This Blog has been created with the vision of our "Project Good Skin" team. PGS is about creating naturally radiant and healthy skin through pH balanced formulations, active & non-toxic ingredients.  ...
    posted: 23/07/2014

    LaGaia's Blog

  • Spa Australasia changes to Spa Clinic, LaGaia is front cover!

    LaGaia is honoured to be the feature cover for the launch of Spa Clinic.  As all of the spa industry knows, Spa Australasia has been being published for many years with a cult following usually reserved for consumer magazines, Spa Australasia is coveted as the most intelligent and inspiring th...
    posted: 24/06/2014

    Spa Australasia changes to Spa Clinic, LaGaia is front cover!

  • Copper Part 2: Spa Australasia Magazine

    Copper - The New Skincare Gold Harnessing ancient "magical" powers for 21st century rejuvenation With lightning speed developments in skincare technology over the past decade, it's a quest to keep abreast of all the new "wonder" ingredients in products and what they can offer your clients. And as clients are more informed and discerning than ever before about what they put on (therefore into) their ski...
    posted: 02/06/2014

  • Top Honours at the Australian Annual Spa Awards

    LaGaia won the finalist runner up award for Best  Service and Spa Products of 2013 at the Australian Annual Spa Awards. Dr Jean was so honoured to receive this award , "The award will help us move forward and be able to focus on even greater service" said Dr. Jean. An honoured favourite from the LaGaia range was Copper Gel - this is a magic product that gives you a real natural glow; it's almost a facelift in a bottle. You cou...
    posted: 01/05/2014

  • Copper Part 1: Anti-aging Secrets

    You want to know the secret to anti-ageing? It's Copper Gel. You probably didn't even know such a magic formula existed until now. Copper peptide is often referred to as the most effective skin regeneration product, and has been on the market since 1997. That's 17 year's it's been on the market from 1997 - 2014! Why aren't we all using it!  Think of all t...
    posted: 03/03/2014

    Copper Peptide and anti-aging

  • Winter Skin Hydration

    You know you're supposed to drink 8 glasses of water a day to keep your skin healthy and hydrated - that's hydration from the inside. LaGaia Hydraceuticals are all about hydration from the outside. Particularly in the harsh Australian summer and winter conditions. Take a look how dry your grass is and imagine that happening to your skin. It's parched, wind burnt as well as potentially sun burnt! Yes even in Winter, ...
    posted: 02/03/2014

  • LaGaia Featured at the Australian Spa Expo

    To be announced...
    posted: 31/01/2014

  • LaGaia Hydraceutical Skin Care Range

    LaGaia was born in Melbourne, Australia, when Doctor of Chiropractic and Therapeutic Bodywork practitioner, Dr Jean D. Laing, was unable to find a range of results driven, therapeutic skin and body care products that she was confident recommending to her patients. Together with Australia's leading cosmetic chemists, LaGaia has formulated a pH optimal face and body care approach that restores and retains the skins natural and he...
    posted: 19/03/2013

  • Herbal Tea Innovative Brewing Guidelines

    The traditions of tea making go back centuries. Like the delivery of a treatment in spa, herbal  tea that is served with intent and brewed with love and care sets the scene for the perfect commencement or conclusion to a working day or spa journey. The benefits of herbal teas are endless, as are the way in which it can be served. Here we go through the traditional methods and share some innovative ways to serve and celebrate with tea. ...
    posted: 14/03/2013

  • Dr Jean Laing at Salon Melbourne 2013

    Salon Melbourne is Victoria's ultimate event for savvy salon professionals, delivering the leading brands, the latest products and the hottest new treatments in hair and beauty. Bringing together the best of the best in Australia's style capital, Salon Melbourne supports the Victorian market by pushing the boundaries of industry innovation. With a jam-packed two day program showcasing an impressive line-up of local and national ...
    posted: 06/03/2013

    Dr Jean Laing at Salon Melbourne 2013

  • Antioxidants

    WHAT ARE ANTIOXIDANTS? Antioxidants shield us from the damage inflicted by free radicals. Free radicals can be produced by a multitude of factors, including poor nutrition as well as environmental factors such as UV radiation, pollution, and pesticides ? all of which lead to the breakdown of collagen and elastin, the protein structures that give the skin that youthful elasticity. Oxygen free radicals have been implicated in th...
    posted: 18/02/2013

  • The Great Australian Hydrate

    Modern society's constant onslaught of internal and external toxins challenges skin health and beauty in ways never experienced before in human history, add Australia's extreme weather conditions to this skin ageing cocktail and the good old recipe of 8 glasses of water, a good night's sleep and wearing sun block everyday is simply not enough. LaGaia's NEW Hydraceutical range of intensive pH balancing actives work hard to tackle dehydration, ...
    posted: 18/02/2013

    LaGaia Hydraceutical Range, proven results.

  • Introducing Precious Elements

    LaGaia is delighted to announce the LAGAIA Precious Element Range; Australia's first ever skin quenching range devoted to ultra hydration and balancing pH utilising the power of ground quartz crystals and gems. The new range integrates state-of-the art technological developments, new manufacturing and scientific research on the positive effect of fragrance free active oxidants, balanced pH and extreme hydration to create a beauti...
    posted: 18/02/2013

    Precious Elements Range, active ingredients, proven results

  • pH Factor

    "If it's a Miracle, any sort of evidence will answer, but if it is a Fact, proof is necessary” Mark Twain Australia has the harshest, most extreme climate in the world, with such close proximity to the Antarctica and a gapping big hole in the ozone layer with skin burn time as rapid as five minutes, even in the shade. We also happen to be a co...
    posted: 23/03/2012