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When Skincare Can Impact on Baby Health

June 30, 2017

In a generation whereby there are so many different products on the market called 'skincare', we start to question exactly what we do and don't need. If you had an ultrasound whilst pregnant you would have noticed that all of the baby's organs were reviewed, and sometimes even measured. Our body's largest organ is our skin, so we must treat it with as much care as we would treat any of our baby's body parts. Any type of skin care product is going to be absorbed into your baby's skin, meaning that it will enter their blood flow and be distributed around the body.We are huge advocates of a chemical free society. There is really no need to be putting... Continue Reading →

5 Key Products to Protect Your Baby From Chemicals

April 03, 2017

A wise mum once said to me, 'why do I feel I need to be a pharmacist to understand the ingredients label on the back of my baby's bath wash?', and you know what, she was right, as a consumer you should feel comfortable that what's in a product is only the best for you and your baby. There are so many baby products on the market, and to choose which is the one that suits your baby's skin, or which you like the smell of, the amount of lather, the packaging, or the values associated with the brand all vary from parent to parent and baby to baby, but there is one common goal - nobody really wants to... Continue Reading →

First Light products do not contain:

  • Artificial preservatives like parabens & benzyl alcohol
  • Petroleum derivatives such as propylene glycol & phthalates
  • Artificial emulsifiers such as Sodium stearoyl lactylate
  • Mineral & Hydrogenated oils
  • Silicone
  • Sulfates like Sodium Laurel Sulfate
  • Unlisted contaminants like BPAs
  • Artificial colours or fragrances
  • GMO’s
  • Talc

First Light products are:

  • Certified Organic by OFC to Australian National Standard 
  • Pure enough to eat
  • Vegan (except the balm with beeswax)
  • Infused with soothing, healing herbs, fruits and flowers
  • Gentle enough for baby’s delicate skin
  • Sustainably sourced
  • Biodegradable
  • Environmentally friendly
  • Australian made with love