The Beauty Bank and the new website

Those of you who have been following Anchor & Bliss over the last little while know that we have been wrapping up the business. We officially ceased selling at the end of October, 2016, once we had finally wrapped up things with the Beauty Bank. The idea of The Beauty Bank came when I received…

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The end of a short era

Originally published Sep 23, 2016 What’s that saying, all good things must end? Perhaps. It’s certainly a saying. All that glitters is not gold? Again, a saying, but less relevant. Let’s go with the first one. It’s with a heavy heart that we announce that Anchor & Bliss will cease trading at the end of…

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We’re at a crossroads…

Originally published Jun 01, 2016 One of our goals when starting our business was to always be transparent and open about what we do, why we do it, and what we’re all about. We feel like we’ve managed that pretty well over the last few years – which leads to this blog post. This financial year…

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4 top safety tips for moisturising with oils

Originally published Nov 10, 2015 Here at Anchor & Bliss we know that oil moisturising is on trend, that’s awesome for us because, lets face it, we make one of the best oil moisturisers on the market. Aside from products like ours though, we’ve seen plenty of stories out there about the benefits to your skin of…

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For tattooed humans – episode 1

Originally published Aug 30, 2015 Hi guys, so we’ve been thinking about doing this for a little while and we’re finally getting around to it. With the “For tattooed humans” blogs we’ll be featuring … People like you. We want to share your stories and your ink and, hopefully, a little inspiration. So, without further ado,…

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Getting your first tattoo: Actually getting your first tattoo

Originally published Aug 23, 2015 Ok, so, you’ve read our previous articles (part one, choosing an artist, and part two, what should I get), you’ve researched artists, you’ve put together some ideas about what you want and you’ve gone to the studio to talk to the artist in person. Now the big day is finally here,…

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Getting your first tattoo: what tattoo should I get?

Originally published Aug 16, 2015 Welcome to part two of our ‘Getting your first tattoo’ series. We hope to help you feel informed and confident when you’ve made the decision to get your first tattoo. Don’t forget to check out part one – who should I go to? What tattoo should I get? If anything this…

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Getting your first tattoo: who should I go to?

Originally published Aug 09, 2015 Now that we have our business selling tattoo and skin-care products up and running, and that we’ve collected a few pieces of ink between us we’re being asked more and more about what to consider when getting your first tattoo. There are definitely some common themes so over the next few…

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Life Partner, Business Partner

Originally published Jul 22, 2015 A few weeks ago, I went to Business Chicks breakfast to hear Lorna Jane Clarkson talk about her life, her business and her journey from young entrepreneur to uber successful global business-woman. I was very inspired by her, not only because she’s happy, healthy, hard-working and gracious, but also because her husband…

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The hustle never sleeps (but you need to)

Originally published Jul 13, 2015 So, time to express an unpopular opinion (OK, I’ve already done it, it’s in the title). The Anchor & Bliss team recently took a night off to go and see Les Mis and visit a sick relative in Sydney. It was a hectic couple of days in some ways, but it…

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