Artisan and locally hand-crafted natural skin bars and beauty products

Lavinia Botanica is the essence of locally made products here in Thirlmere. Lavinia hand makes absolutely everything in small batches from only the finest, food-grade, vegetarian and organic ingredients available.

Being in business since 2009, it’s safe to say they know their stuff. Lavinia will personally find the perfect product to suit your skin and leave you smelling more beautiful than an English rose.

Lavinia believes in pure simplicity and crafting products that have a purpose and responsibility, yet will still be gentle and effective on the skin. Visiting the studio you will be able to pick up a number of soaps and see where all the magic happens. You can also wonder around the gorgeous gardens that inspired Lavinia to create her range.

Online you will also find a range of liquid soap, beeswax candles, beeswax melts, chemical free deodorants, therapeutic rubs made with essential oils and more.

Lavinia’s products are:

  • Biodegradable and free from pesticides, petrochemicals and herbicides (no nasties!)
  • Manufactured according to sustainable renewable resource management
  • Made in Australia with locally sourced ingredients where possible
  • Made with individual attention
  • Environmentally-friendly and cruelty free

Lavinia Botanica brings people closer to nature by containing consciously selected ingredients that are cruelty-free and plant/milk based. By making products that are kinder to people, they are making small steps towards are better planet to live in.

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