The PRWIRE Press Releases https:// 2019-05-23T02:24:54Z Get longer and fuller looking brows and lashes in 4 weeks 2019-05-23T02:24:54Z get-longer-and-fuller-looking-brows-and-lashes-in-4-weeks Aussie women are turning to RapidLash for thicker, longer looking lashes and fuller brows, with over one million products sold in Australia to date, and now it’s even more accessible in Priceline. The innovative high performance serum, formulated with an exclusive Hexatein 1 Complex, helps your lashes to appear fuller in as little as four weeks* with a simple once a day application - great on eyebrows too! This paraben and fragrance free formula is not only safe easy to use but has been tested by Ophthalmologists and dermatologists. Containing powerful peptides, proteins and vitamins, RapidLash is proven to transform each strand at the root from thin and brittle to thicker, fuller and healthier-looking. RapidLash’s Key ingredients: Potent Polypeptides - Powerful polypeptides Octa/Cooper/Olgio help add volume and thickness to lashes and brows. They also provide effective protection against breakage and naturally support stronger more voluminous brows and lashes. Vital Proteins and Vitamins - Vital proteins and vitamins help replenish and fortify. Panthenol and rich minerals join forces to help replenish and rejuvenate lashes and brows with essential proteins and vitamins such as Hydrolyzed Glycosaminoglycans that provide strength, shine and enhance the overall appearance. Moisturising and Rejuvenating Agents - Unique moisturising agents Allantoin, Pumpkin Seed Extract and Licorice Extract help add shine and flexibility. They also provide extreme hydration to lashes by locking in moisture while improving elasticity and durability. Directions for lash use: The eye should be completely clean of any make-up or eye creams Apply RapidLash to the base of the upper eyelashes using the applicator brush. Start from the inner corner of the eye and work your way outwards, applying directly on the base of your eyelashes Use once a day in the evening before bedtime Stockist details: RapidLash RRP $69.00 - Available from Priceline. *Based on consumer research studies. Two Trending Epsom Salt Soaks for Winter 2019 2019-05-20T23:26:38Z two-trending-epsom-salt-soaks-for-winter-2019 The long winter days and cold nights can leave your body feeling tired and sluggish. Now, with the help of Dr Teal’s Pure Epsom Salt Soak range you can wake up feeling refreshed and rejuvenated all year round, giving you the extra love you need in winter. Dr Teal’s has revealed their top two trending variants in the lead up to winter 2019, Ginger & Clay and Deep Marine Sea Kelp. Erica Galea, Marketing Manager at Chemcorp International says, “Dr Teal’s is the perfect way to relax and revitalise the mind and body after a long and stressful day. In winter, the cold can worsen muscle and joint pain. So, by soaking in an Epsom salt bath up to three times a week, you can really notice the benefits this winter! My personal favourite in Ginger & Clay, it smells beautiful and makes me feel beautiful, too.” The healing properties of Epsom Salt combined with soothing essential oils, the Dr Teal’s range can help revitalise tired, aching muscles among many other health benefits, as well as helping to refresh the skin’s appearance. The two top trending products for winter 2019 include: Dr Teal's Pure Epsom Salt Soak with Ginger & Clay RRP $17.99 This soaking solution combines pure Epsom salt with luxurious essential oils to soothe the senses, provide relief from stress and ease muscle aches and pains. Infused with ginger and clay, it will help to detoxify and naturally remove built-up toxins and impurities and increase the body’s natural energy levels to leave you feeling invigorated. Dr Teal's Pure Epsom Salt Soak with Deep Marine Sea Kelp RRP $17.99 Soak in the power of the ocean with this nutrient-rich combination of Epson salt and the nutrient-rich sea kelp. This unique mineral soak helps hydrate and nourish skin and ease muscle aches and soreness. It is also gently fragranced with lemongrass and orange essential oils to create a blissful soaking experience. Simply pour at least 2 cups of Dr Teal's Pure Epsom Salt Soak under warm running bath water and soak for at least 20 minutes. Let the purifying properties of Epsom salt soothe the mind, body and spirit! The Dr Teal’s range is available now at Big W and online. www.drteals.com.au Roseville Sydney CBD Sports Podiatry Recommends Heat And Ice For Foot And Leg Injuries 2019-05-20T22:00:56Z roseville-sydney-cbd-sports-podiatry-recommends-heat-and-ice-for-foot-and-leg-injuries Should You Use Heat, Ice, or Both for Foot and Leg Injuries? The use of heat, ice or both can be an effective first treatment for foot and leg injuries. But many people are unsure about which to use when, and the topic has generated a fair amount of debate. Using the wrong treatment at the wrong time, however, can do more harm than good, and further, prolong recovery time. It’s important therefore to clarify the conditions under which you should apply heat or ice. We spoke to Mark Lin and Wei Lee Sports Podiatrists at Footwork Podiatry in Sydney to find out the facts. RELATED ARTICLE: Roseville Sydney Sports Podiatry Foot Fungal Nail Infections Laser Therapy Solutions Heat increases blood flow "For muscle spasms, heat is your go-to application," says Lin, "Heat increases blood flow to the affected area, relaxes tight muscles and provides pain relief. Heat application can be a very effective strategy for managing chronic injuries." Lee says, "Athletes will often apply heat combined with massage prior to training or a match. This increases blood circulation and allows the muscles to stretch to optimal length. By increasing the muscles’ range of movement, heat and massage prepare the body for the rigorous exercise ahead." "Applying ice to muscle spasms will only further tighten the muscles, compounding the spasm and increasing the risk of further injury," Lin concludes. So when should you use ice? Lin says ice application is very effective for alleviating inflammation and soothing injured tissue. "Inflammation is seen as swelling, redness and tenderness to the touch in the affected area. This is an indication that the capillaries that run through the tissue have been damaged and are leaking blood and other fluids into the area." This damage is what causes inflammation and the use of ice is strongly recommended as a treatment. "It’s important to note that ice should always be wrapped in a cloth or towel before application and not be applied directly onto the skin," says Lee Methods for applying ice and the time intervals for application vary depending on the type of injury sustained. You should, therefore, consult with your practitioner before using ice treatment, to ensure that the injury is treated correctly. Using heat to treat inflammation or an acute injury can increase tissue bleeding and swelling, as heat causes the blood vessels to dilate. When heat is incorrectly used in a situation like this, it will exacerbate the condition and lengthen recovery time. When should a heat and ice combination be used? Lin says a combination of both heat and ice application is only recommended under certain conditions. "In the event of a torn or ruptured muscle, it should first be treated with ice to ease inflammation. Only once the inflammation has subsided can heat be used to relieve pain and speed up healing, by increasing blood flow to the area." "A technique utilising alternate hot and cold baths can be used to resolve inflammation and swelling, but once again it’s recommended that you seek professional advice before attempting this. If done incorrectly, you will run the risk of causing further damage," warns Lin. RELATED ARTICLE: Leading Sydney CBD and North Shore Sports Podiatrist Says Feet Problems Cause Low Back Pain, Footwork Podiatry Footwork Podiatry, situated in Roseville on Sydney’s North Shore and Sydney CBD, is there to help should you have an injury or condition that you think would benefit from heat or ice treatment. They offer advanced manual therapies and a holistic and corrective care approach, with a proven track record of success in resolving acute and chronic conditions, and they will gladly offer advice to get you on the road to recovery as soon as possible. For further information, visit the Sports and Podiatrist Clinic to book online, or call Mark Lin or Wei Lee and their friendly team on +61 2 9416 7889. The information contained in this guide is provided in good faith and is not intended to be nor is it to be used as a substitute for any sort of professional, medical or podiatric advice. An accurate diagnosis can only be made following personal consultation with a podiatrist. Any users should always seek the advice of their podiatrist, or other qualified healthcare providers before commencing any treatment. Syndicated by Baxton Media, the Market Influencers. Discover the secret ingredient to younger looking skin 2019-05-20T01:50:05Z discover-the-secret-ingredient-to-younger-looking-skin Discover the secret ingredient to younger looking skin Ceramide and Vitamin E Skin Oil from Africa Media Release - May 2019 We all want younger looking skin, so it’s never too early to prevent the visible signs of ageing. Thanks to BodyPlus Skin Oil you can now keep those wrinkles at bay to ensure your skin remains looking soft and youthful for longer! CEO of McGloins Supertex Nick Barnes says, “It’s so important to look after our skin no matter what age you are. You can also use it when you’re young to keep skin looking amazing, or when you’re older as the active ingredients ceramide and Vitamin E inject moisture into the skin to help rewind the effects of ageing”. The secret lies within BodyPlus Skin Oil’s active ingredient ceramide, which works to capture and bind moisture to hydrate the skin and reduce the appearance of wrinkles and age lines. BodyPlus Skin Oil is also enriched with Vitamin E, which aids in the prevention of dry and flaky skin. Ceramide has long been used as an anti-ageing agent as it helps repair and rejuvenate the skin’s natural defence barrier to protect the skin and increase moisture retention. Ceramide is found naturally in the outer layer of the skin but ceramide levels decline with age, leaving skin looking tired and dry. Key benefits and various uses of BodyPlus Skin Oil include: Everyday moisturiser Safely treats stretch marks Treats sunburn Lightens dark spots Heals drying fingernails Reverses premature skin ageing Acts as cleansing agent Soothes pain from cold sores Suitable for men and women of all ages Helps to treat eczema BodyPlus Skin Oil works best when applied twice a day for at least three months. High in Vitamin E and Ceramides, use BodyPlus as an intensive face and body moisturiser, bath oil or after sun treatment. BodyPlus Skin Oil is available at Chemist Warehouse, selected pharmacies or online at www.mcgloins-supertex.com.au for an RRP of $19.95. L’Action 2 in 1 Ritual Face Masks 2019-05-20T01:39:05Z laction-2-in-1-ritual-face-masks It’s never been easier to bring the spa treatment into your home with the new range of 2 in 1 Ritual Face Masks by L’Action Paris. With four different nourishing masks in the range, enriched with a combination of unique ingredients to detoxify and hydrate the skin, you can achieve the day spa feeling in the comfort of your home in just 12 minutes! The simple 2-step process works to gently exfoliate and nourish the skin, offering a complete treatment in one easy to use product. Available in four different treatments, each product contains an exfoliating scrub and a hydrating mask suitable for all skin types. Simply apply the scrub and rinse off then follow with the mask for velvety smooth skin! L’Action Paris Ritual 2 in 1 Mask Hydrating Spa Ritual – RRP $5.95 – The creamy scrub is enriched with minerals and sea salt from the Iroise Sea to cleanse the skin and eliminate impurities. The mask contains white clay, Shea butter and sweet orange essential oils to regenerate and capture moisture. Cocoa Soothing Ritual – RRP $5.95 – Enriched with cocoa shell powder and orange peel powder, this scrub delivers gentle exfoliation and promotes skin protection. The mask contains Shea and cocoa butter to effectively improve the skin’s moisture levels and boost skin elasticity. Coconut Nourishing Ritual – RRP $5.95 – Specially formulated for dry skin, this nourishing scrub contains coconut shell powder and sunflower oil to eliminate dead skin cells and prevent dehydration. Enriched with coconut oil, the mask will leave your skin feeling intensely smooth and moisturised. Detox Spa Ritual – RRP $5.95 – Infused with Chinese green tea leaves, this scrub will detoxify and protect your skin by eliminating toxins to reduce the visible signs of ageing. The mask is enriched with castor oil to leave the skin feeling purified and soothed. Currently sold in over 40 countries on four continents around the world, there are over 50 different products that are available in Australia. All products in the collection include natural active ingredients, are developed in their Paris laboratory, are dermatologically tested and are NOT tested on animals. The L’Action Paris 2 in 1 Ritual Face Masks are available online: www.mcgloins-supertex.com.au @lactionparis_au Roseville Sydney CBD Sports Podiatry Cures Runners Of Achilles Tendinitis, Runners Knee 2019-05-16T22:00:08Z roseville-sydney-cbd-sports-podiatry-cures-runners-of-achilles-tendinitis-runners-knee How to stay free of pain and injuries as a runner Running continues to gain popularity as a form of exercise, and for good reason - it’s an effective antidote to the modern sedentary lifestyle, it doesn’t require any special equipment and it delivers a dopamine boost. But on a far less happy note, statistics show that nearly 80% of all runners are injured every year. The repetitive force involved in running can put immense strain on the feet and legs, causing a number of common injuries. Mark Lin, the Principal Sports Podiatrist and Director for Footwork Podiatry, comments, “We see a lot of runners at our clinics, located in Sydney's CBD and Roseville, with various injuries - these are often due to not warming up properly and too rigorous a training schedule. Yes, fitness is important, but the joints of the feet and legs absorb a lot of impact during running and it’s vital to give them a rest. Conditions like Achilles tendinitis are very common, this occurs when the tendons connecting the heel to the lower leg muscles become inflamed. This can be caused by improper footwear, tight calf muscles or having naturally flat feet and can be avoided to some extent by a proper stretching and strengthening programme of the calf muscles. Runners knee, or Patellofemoral pain syndrome, refers to pain in the front of the knee and around the kneecap, and is generally caused either by maltracking of the kneecap and/or overuse from vigorous exercise.” Other conditions that runners can suffer from are Morton's neuroma, Metatarsalgia, Metatarsal stress fractures, Shin splints, plantar fasciitis, calf muscle strain or tear and ankle sprain. Morton's neuroma -a painful condition that occurs as a result of the thickening of the tissue surrounding one of the nerves leading to the toes. Shin splints -amongst the most common of running injuries, this occurs when the muscles, tendons, or the fascia covering the shinbone become inflamed and sore. Metatarsalgia -characterised by painful inflammation in the forefoot (ball of the foot) as a result of increased pressure in this area. Metatarsal stress fractures - tiny cracks in the bone, these are a sure sign of too much repetitive force on the leg bones. An occurrence of any of these conditions is an indicator that there are some biomechanical issues going on that have put the feet and legs under too much strain, and seeing a sports podiatrist is recommended. Footwork Podiatryoffers a range of alternative, non-invasive, and safe treatment techniques to treat the above conditions, along with specifically prescribed exercises to relieve symptoms as well as retraining the feet and legs to run in a more efficient pattern Foot mobilisation is a ‘hands-on’ treatment technique that diagnoses and corrects misalignment of the foot and ankle. It increases the range of joint mobility, improves proprioceptive feedback from the feet and reduces ‘pain messages’ sent to the brain by stimulating the joint mechanoreceptors. Active Release Techniques removes the build-up of scar tissue that occurs when the body tries to heal itself from an injury. Accumulation of scar tissue restricts the muscle from movement, causing it to becomes both shorter and weaker. The increased tension on tendons causes tendonitis, and nerves can become trapped. ART® provides lasting relief for repetitive strain or overuse injuries and the technique is suitable for anyone, including from children, athletes and the elderly. Low-Level Laser therapy (LLLT) is another effective treatment for a soft-tissue injury. Laser treatment penetrates deep into the tissue causing a photochemical reaction at a cellular level. This metabolic change is highly effective in stimulating tissue repair and relieving pain, and the treatment dramatically shortens recovery time and rapidly reduces swelling and inflammation. “At Footwork Podiatry, we incorporate laser therapy into our treatment protocols to promote and accelerate tissue healing of a wide range of acute and chronic lower limb conditions. Combined with other corrective care treatments, such as Foot Mobilisation Techniques and Trigenics®, we address the underlying cause of the problem for long-term results. LLLTis non-invasive, eye-safe, totally painless and often immediately analgesic,” says Lin. Footwork Podiatry takes top-quality care seriously and is your go-to source for any running related injuries. Find them in two convenient locations, in Roseville on Sydney’s North Shore and Sydney CBD. For further information, visit the Sports and Podiatrist Clinic to book online, or call Mark Lin or Wei Lee and their friendly team on +61 2 9416 7889. The information contained in this guide is provided in good faith and is not intended to be nor is it to be used as a substitute for any sort of professional, medical or podiatric advice. An accurate diagnosis can only be made following personal consultation with a podiatrist. Any users should always seek the advice of their podiatrist, or other qualified healthcare providers before commencing any treatment. Syndicated by Baxton Media, the Market Influencers. 1000 HOUR Sponsors Tigerlily Show @ MBFWA 2019 2019-05-13T06:18:32Z 1000-hour-sponsors-tigerlily-show-mbfwa-2019 1000 HOUR sponsors Tigerlily’s first Fashion Week in 17 Years Get the look from Tigerlily’s comeback Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia 2019 Show Media Release - May 2019 1000 HOUR, the iconic Australian brand behind some of the most sought after and innovative DIY beauty staples, including the ever-popular artificial lashes, graced the catwalk at one of the most highly anticipated shows at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia, in Sydney this afternoon. On the eve of Tigerlily's 20th Birthday and comeback show; models were sporting dainty and natural looking 1000 HOUR Eyelashes by 1000 HOUR Lash Director Melanie Burnicle – in collaboration with Makeup Artist Lara Karamian for Lancôme this fresh natural sun kissed look was created for the show. Tigerlily shares the same youthful curiosity as the 1000 HOUR brand. Tigerlily CEO Chris Buchanan said, "Tigerlily is one of Australia's most admired and respected brands. At Fashion Week, we will be presenting a more elevated apparel offering - think linens, silks and luxe fabrications, new swim silhouettes with classic Tigerlily prints. We’re proud to be supported by iconic Australian DIY beauty brand, 1000 HOUR, as our lash sponsor for such a special show for Tigerlily.” The show’s 1000 HOUR Lash Director and Makeup Artist Melanie Burnicle said, “My secret to creating a natural look for Tigerlily’s show was 1000 HOUR's individual lashes. I love working with Australian brands and 1000 HOUR lashes are easy to apply especially in a fast paced environment like backstage. The lashes are great for creating anything from a fresh faced day look or adding a some fabulous drama to your makeup.” Melanie’s step-by-step how-to and top tips to create the natural lash look sported on the runway today: Step 1 - Curl your lashes Curl your lashes! This helps to create a base for the false lashes and allows for a seamlessly natural look. Doing this before Mascara helps to protect your lashes from breakage. If you choose to curl once mascara is applied be very gentle and careful on releasing lashes as mascara will stick the lashes to the curler. Step 2 - Apply mascara Apply mascara before applying false lashes. This helps create structure and allows you to better judge the placement of the individual lashes especially for the natural look. Mel’s Tip: Re-applying mascara at the end of the process will add more drama to the look. Step 3 - Prep individual lashes Apply a small amount of lash glue to the back of your hand and allow it dry a little (this means you don’t need to sit still for as long waiting for it to dry on the eye) and line up the Individual lashes close to the glue so you can see what you are working with. Mel’s Tip: If you need to, trim the individual false lashes before applying to ensure they aren’t too much longer than your natural lashes. This will help the false lashes to blend, creating a really natural look. Step 4 - Use tweezers to apply each lash Use tweezers so you can angle the lash application and help you to place the lashes flat into your lash line. Remember to make sure that the lashes don’t sit higher on the skin. If so, they will be visible especially in a natural makeup look. Mel’s Tip: Remember to look at your eye shape as most eyes aren’t symmetrical, so you may need 3 lashes on one eye and 4 on the other. If your brows sit low, don’t add too much length in the lashes you apply on inner corners as it will create a smaller eyelid. If your eyes are very round, don’t apply lashes right on the outer corner as it will follow your eye shape and drag the eye down and not lift it up for a youthful appearance. 1000 HOUR Individual Lashes are available in two styles Short to Medium and Medium to Long RRP $9.49. 1000 HOUR's range of false lashes are available in Priceline stores nationwide or online at www.1000hour.com.au ABOUT 1000HOUR: This iconic brand has been in the beauty business for over 25 years and is well known for high quality products by makeup artists and beauty lovers alike. 1000HOUR boasts product collections ranging from the ever-popular Eyelash and Eyebrow Dye Kits to false lashes, hair colour mascaras and DIY beauty tools to enhance your at-home beauty routine. The name was based on the brand’s launch product that provided a DIY tinting solution that lasted up to six weeks or 1000 hours – the lifespan of a lash. For further information, images or product samples, please contact 360 PR: Rachel King – 0434 820 542 – rachel@360pr.com.au New Media App Launches To Kill Off The Press Release 2019-04-30T04:15:39Z new-media-app-launches-to-kill-off-the-press-release A new technology platform has launches tomorrow made just for you. This tech platform called Story Match® will change the way that you receive your story pitches. No more emails, no more press releases and no more hassling PRs (I promise not to be one of those…) First, watch this! In 1.5 minutes it will explain it all to you… Story Match® is a two sided market place App and Desktop platform that allows brands to pitch story ideas to journalists, at the same time allowing journalists to select only what topics of stories they want to receive. Journalists, like you, set up their profile using 6 simple steps. You can select from up to 50 industry tags (food, finance, lifestyle, tech, etc etc) and can localise by State and Territories. If there’s a match on industry tags then you see the pitch. Using swiping technology you can scroll through stories, swipe left if you don’t like the story or right if you do. If you swipe right, it will open an immediate and private chat between you and the person who posted the pitch. The best bit…. The pitches have limitations – so brands can only upload selected images, a headline and up to 500 characters to bring their pitch to life. They then select which industry tag their story is relevant to, and localise it. So now you don’t need to read any more press releases or receive any more pitches that you’re not interested in. Story Match® was developed to improve efficiencies in the media industry, and allow all brands, no matter how big or small the opportunity to get their brand noticed. The tech platform has been developed by Founder and Director of Polkadot Communications Dionne Taylor – who has worked both as a journalist and a PR for the last 15 years. Dionne is available for an interview to chat about this new and exciting platform, built just for YOU! If interested in speaking with Dionne, please get in touch. Get you hands on our best selling lashes. 2019-04-30T03:27:12Z get-you-hands-on-our-best-selling-lashes-2 It’s no secret that we all love having long and luscious lashes and thanks to iconic Australian beauty brand 1000HOUR you can achieve the salon quality look every time with their range of best selling lashes! Incorporating the latest beauty trends, 1000HOUR has announced their most popular lashes so far in 2019: Boho, My Selfie and Vogue. These three staples for every beauty kit are guaranteed to take any outfit to the next level. Whether you’re looking for that little bit of extra length and volume during for everyday use or want to create a bold eye-catching look at night, 1000HOUR has lashes for every occasion. Boho and My Selfie are must-haves within the natural collection and are perfect for achieving a more delicate and subtle look while still providing plenty of lengths to brighten up your eyes. Classic collection favourite Vouge will help you stand out from the crowd so you’re ready to strike a pose any time! Tegan Martin, 1000HOUR Brand Ambassador says, “I always love having beautiful lashes and Boho and Selfie look so natural I forget I’m even wearing them! They’re great to apply every day to attain long lashes without looking too over the top. When I want to vamp things up when I go out at night Vogue is definitely the ultimate way to intensify my look! I love them all, there’s a reason why they’re 1000HOUR’s best sellers!” 1000HOUR Lashes are so easy to apply and are waterproof and re-useable, lasting up to three days per application. All the lashes are made with synthetic fibres and come with hypo-allergenic glue so those with sensitive skin can enjoy having lovely lashes! 1000HOUR Lashes RRP $9.49 and are available at Priceline stores or online at 1000hour.com.au Get you hands on our best selling lashes. 2019-04-30T02:50:06Z get-you-hands-on-our-best-selling-lashes-1 It’s no secret that we all love having long and luscious lashes and thanks to iconic Australian beauty brand 1000HOUR you can achieve the salon quality look every time with their range of best selling lashes! Incorporating the latest beauty trends, 1000HOUR has announced their most popular lashes so far in 2019: Boho, My Selfie and Vogue. These three staples for every beauty kit are guaranteed to take any outfit to the next level. Whether you’re looking for that little bit of extra length and volume during for everyday use or want to create a bold eye-catching look at night, 1000HOUR has lashes for every occasion. Boho and My Selfie are must-haves within the natural collection and are perfect for achieving a more delicate and subtle look while still providing plenty of lengths to brighten up your eyes. Classic collection favourite Vouge will help you stand out from the crowd so you’re ready to strike a pose any time! Tegan Martin, 1000HOUR Brand Ambassador says, “I always love having beautiful lashes and Boho and Selfie look so natural I forget I’m even wearing them! They’re great to apply every day to attain long lashes without looking too over the top. When I want to vamp things up when I go out at night Vogue is definitely the ultimate way to intensify my look! I love them all, there’s a reason why they’re 1000HOUR’s best sellers!” 1000HOUR Lashes are so easy to apply and are waterproof and re-useable, lasting up to three days per application. All the lashes are made with synthetic fibres and come with hypo-allergenic glue so those with sensitive skin can enjoy having lovely lashes! 1000HOUR Lashes RRP $9.49 and are available at Priceline stores or online at 1000hour.com.au Sick of shark tax, losing your fish catch to sharks? 2019-04-28T20:20:40Z sick-of-shark-tax-losing-your-fish-catch-to-sharks Sick of shark tax, losing your fish catch to sharks? Introducing Ocean Guardian’s FISH01 – Powered by Shark Shield Technology Media Release - 29 April 2019 Raising high quality fish species from the depths can be a demoralizing experience if sharks are in attendance. Thanks to the latest innovation from Ocean Guardian, the new FISH01 has been specifically developed for the fishing industry to improve catch rates by reducing shark tax. The new device is powered by Shark Shield Technology, the world’s only scientifically proven and independently tested electrical shark deterrent, and has been proven to prevent the majority of shark species from attacking hooked fish, improving efficiency and resulting in less time at sea. Ocean Guardian CEO, Lindsay Lyon, says, “The major outcome from a trial using Shark Shield Technology conducted by the Western Australian Fishing Industry Council indicated that electrical shark deterrents do deter the majority of shark's species from attacking hooked fish.” “For many years we have known that both recreational and commercial fishermen have been using our Shark Shield Technology to significantly improve catch rates, we are now very excited to deliver a product specifically designed to meet their needs, the FISH01” Key features of the FISH01: Dramatically reduces collateral damage from sharks Between 10-12 hours of battery life – continuous operation Protective field up to 15 meters deep and 6 meters wide Maximum operating depth of 200m Available for pre-order online, shipping June 2019 How to use the FISH01: 20 meters or less depth: Position half way between the surface and the bottom thereby creating a broad zone from the surface to the bottom. Greater than 20 meters depth: It can be impossible to predict where in the water column sharks are likely to strike your fish. Position close to the sharks, as deep as 200m. “The FISH01 has no effect on the target fish species. Shark Shield Technology has been developed to specifically take advantage of the highly sensitive electrical receptors called the "Ampullae of Lorenzini" present in a shark’s snout. As fish are without these receptors Shark Shield Technology has negligible effect on them. Divers and Spear fishers have also observed that fish are unaffected by their Ocean Guardian devices,” adds Lindsay. www.ocean-guardian.com About Ocean Guardian: In 2018, the Shark Shield company became Ocean Guardian®. The change of name reflects our bigger ambition - to replace shark nets and drum lines globally - to make you safe whatever you enjoy doing in the Ocean, while also protecting marine life. Ocean Guardian, powered by Shark Shield Technology, is the world’s only scientifically proven and independently tested electrical shark deterrent. Government approved and developed over two decades of research, Ocean Guardian’s patented technology creates a powerful three-dimensional electrical field, which causes safe but unbearable spasms in shark’s short-range electrical receptors, turning sharks away - including Great Whites. Nothing is more effective. For further information or to set up an interview with Lindsay Lyon please contact: Rachel King @ 360 PR: +61 2 9571 4448 / +61 423 833 814 or rachel@360pr.com.au New JURA Z6 with Artificial Intelligence 2019-04-11T03:01:40Z new-jura-z6-with-artificial-intelligence The New JURA Z6 With Artificial Intelligence Media Release - April 2019 JURA Australia is excited to announce the highly anticipated Z6 in Diamond Black with added Artificial Intelligence making it the smartest, and most reliable coffee machine to date. After extensive testing with software engineers, JURA have finally perfected the algorithm for AI. Now, the new Z6 now takes care of programming and customising the start screen automatically. After repetitive use, the coffee machine will intelligently track the drinking behaviours of its user and will only present the most used drinks on the front screen according to their top four favourite coffee specialties. In addition to this smart technology, a new Professional Aroma Grinder has been integrated into the machine, which not only allows for a greater aroma, but also produces less sound adding to the sleek and elegant look of the Diamond Black design. George Liakatos, Managing Director of JURA Australia says, “The innovative and sophisticated design and functionality of the JURA Z6 changes the way we think about traditional coffee machines. We are so excited for this machine to land in Australia so that consumers can experience first-hand just how intelligent the Z6 really is.” “With the integration of AI, the Z6 is now even more intuitive to use and has totally redefined the at-home coffee drinking experience. The added diamond black design will be a man’s new best friend,” adds George. Along with some of the existing features, the Z6 with AI also includes the following: A Professional Aroma Grinder for ideal grinding results and reduced noise. A new fluid system that enhances the variety to include more barista specialties including espresso doppio. AI which automatically adapts the start screen to personal preferences. 
 A high-tech two-component method creates a Diamond Black design with a sense of depth 22 coffee specialties at the touch of a button. 3.5” TFT user-friendly colour display Automatic switchover from milk to milk foam 10 levels of adjustable coffee strength New sculptural designed water tank The JURA Z6 is available now for RRP $3,950 from au.jura.com, and selected Harvey Norman, Bing Lee, Winnings and independent stores. About JURA: JURA’s products stand for innovation, ease of use and sustainability. JURA believe in the perfect cup of coffee, using fresh beans, freshly ground and extracted at the touch of a button. The product range includes both machines for domestic use and professional models for the office and food service industry. In recent years the long-established Swiss brand has grown to become a global player, operating in around 50 countries. www.au.jura.com Finishing Touches - Justine's Top Tips 2019-04-10T05:19:19Z finishing-touches-justines-top-tips The Importance of Finishing Touches Justine Wilson’s top tips to inject a little more life into your home Media Release - April 2019 It’s often the little details that help make a house feel more like a home. Those simple finishing touches - a pop of colour, a scented candle or a glorious artwork, can brighten up any space and make every room feel stylish and complete! Justine Wilson, Sydney Property Styling Expert and Director of Vault Interiors, has shared her top tips on how to select and incorporate the right accessories into your home so that every space feels fresh and elegant. Justine Wilson says, “At Vault Interiors we believe it’s so easy and so worthwhile to make your home look and feel just that little bit nicer. Don’t underestimate the importance of finishing touches – whether you’re doing up your own home to enjoy, setting up a rental property or staging a property for sale. You don’t have to spend a fortune renovating or redecorating your entire property, it’s as simple as adding the right accessories!” Justine’s top tips on how to add finishing touches to your home: Select an accent colour and utilise it throughout the home – Coordinating a room just like the professionals is easy, just choose a colour to carry throughout your home and accentuate it with accessories. Only a pop of colour is needed, for example a splash of dusty pink in an artwork can be repeated through pink cushions on the lounge, pink flowers or vases on the coffee table. Jazz up the dining table – A nice table runner or eye-catching centrepiece can be the difference between your room looking enticing or just average. Fresh seasonal flowers, candles or greenery in a simple vase paired with stylish cutlery and dinnerware helps to create a polished finish. Create an atmosphere in your outdoor spaces – It’s important not to forget about the outdoor spaces, so dress them the same as you would inside to create flow and continuity. Scatter cushions across the lounge setting, add small potted plants to the table and hang up some lanterns to create a relaxing and peaceful ambience. Don’t neglect the bathroom – Coloured towels, scented candles and soap dispensers can go a long way to dress up a tired space. Hide away all your daily products and add a vase of fresh flowers, some perfumes and bath salts to the vanity to create the feeling of an elegant day spa. Spruce up your bedroom – A simple bedspread can be elevated by adding in some scatter cushions and a bed throw. You can repeat an accent colour that you’ve used elsewhere in the home or mix it up and try adding a contrasting colour to brighten up the space. Matching bedside tables and lamps and a dresser will also help create harmony in the space. About Vault Interiors: Vault Interiors are a dedicated team of property stylists who specialise in unlocking the potential of each and every property they step into. Whether it be styling for the purpose of selling a property or furnishing a client’s new dream home or investment, the team not only deliver jaw dropping results but save time and money with their hassle-free complete furniture packages. www.vaultinteriors.com.au Winter Skincare Must Haves from dermaviduals 2019-04-10T02:48:45Z winter-skincare-must-haves-from-dermaviduals Winning Duo – Winter Skincare Must Haves Keep your skin soft, healthy & hydrated this winter Media Release - 10 April 2019 As the weather begins to cool down it can only mean one thing, winter is just around the corner and with it often comes cracked lips and dry skin. Your skin shouldn’t have to suffer as the weather changes; taking extra care to protect your skin this winter is easy with the dermaviduals’ hydrating Lip Balm and protective Süüsmoon Lotion N. Co-Managing Director of dermaviduals Simone Vescio says, “In winter, sebaceous glands dramatically slow the production of sebum, which weakens the skin barrier. Our barrier is what protects and prevents skin from drying out. To counteract this, we recommend using our Süüsmoon Lotion N and Lip Balm, specially formulated to strengthen the skin’s natural defences and safeguard skin and lips from dehydration.” Reika Roberts, Co-Managing Director of dermaviduals adds, “Whether you are hitting the ski fields or just needing the extra protection with the change of weather, add our Lip Balm to your night time routine and let this product work its magic overnight. Give your skin the extra attention it deserves with one of our beloved Süüsmoon Lotion N hydrating mist.” Lip Balm RRP $39.00 – The number one winter must-have to hydrate and repair dry, cracked lips and maintain healthy lips. Formulated with natural waxes in the form of shea butter, bees wax and propolis, the dermaviduals Lip Balm is transparent without pigment to give lips rich, nourishing protection. Provides a superior protective barrier to heal and repair dry and cracked lips leaving them feeling soft and supple all day long. Süüsmoon Lotion N RRP $52.00 – Effectively restores the skin’s natural oil balance and acts as a barrier to support the prevention of dry and neurodermitic skin. Süüsmoon Lotion N contains natural vegetable oils, essential fatty acids and vitamin F to regenerate and promote smooth and hydrated skin. Simply apply the mist to the body, face and hands to keep the areas prone to drying out nourished and protected. Made with pure, natural ingredients, all dermaviduals products are free from emulsifiers, preservatives, fragrances, mineral oils, silicones, dyes and amines, so you can be sure there are no nasties in your skincare routine. dermaviduals is now available in over 170 clinics across Australia. The range includes cleansers, serums, face and body moisturisers, and bespoke mineral makeup. www.dermaviduals.com.au @dermaviduals #dermaviduals For further information, images or to set up an interview please contact 360 PR: (02) 9571 4448. Same-sex wedding app launches in Australia 2019-04-08T02:03:36Z same-sex-wedding-app-launches-in-australia Yess app Founder’s same-sex wedding using new app World’s first LGBTQIA wedding planning app launches in Australia Media Release - 8 April 2019 Introducing yess, the world’s first, innovative mobile app designed specifically to help the LGBTQIA community in Australia to find non-discriminatory service providers for their next event. yess app helps same-sex couples to plan the perfect wedding, using businesses that love working with people of all walks of life. On Saturday 30th March 2019, Jill Burgess, Founder and Managing Director of yess app, married her partner Kim after celebrating their 21st anniversary last month; 21 years of facing hardship, adversity, prejudice and many challenges. Jill Burgess says, “The idea of yess came to me back in December 2017 when I was starting to plan my own wedding after the ‘YES’ vote went through. I drove past the church my parents were married in and thought, ‘Wow, now for the first time in my life, I can get married.’ I then wondered if anyone in the LGBTQIA community wanted to get married in a church and how you would find out which churches would actually do it.” Thanks to yess app, Jill & Kim planned their wedding in comfort knowing their service providers from marriage officiator and venue, to DJ and the jeweller, are 100% supportive of same-sex marriages. Everyone knows planning any kind of wedding can be stressful, even without the scrutiny of family, friends and strangers that can sadly happen with a same-sex wedding. Yess app has made the wedding planning process as smooth as possible for Jill & Kim. “Knowing how challenging planning a same-sex wedding can be from experience, I believe yess will be able to take the stress out of event planning. Eliminating the worry of whether a service will accept you and your event, yess is an app here to help those in the LGBTQIA community by allowing them to celebrate in style and confidence. You don’t need anyone negative around you when you’re planning one of the most special days of your life!” adds Jill. Jill married her partner Kim at Toowoon Bay Surf Life Saving Club on the Central Coast. As one of Jill and Kim’s favourite spots, the beach at Toowoon Bay holds a lot of special memories for them both. Other service providers listed on the app and used for Jill’s wedding include: Oceanfront Hotel at The Entrance – accommodation Just Cuts Tuggerah Laser Clinics Tuggerah Mark Johnson - DJ Jewellers Goldmark and Angus & Coote at Westfield Tuggerah Honeymoon booked through Flight Centre Tuggerah yess key facts: Free to download and free to use and available at the app store & google play 22 provider categories including: accommodation, bakers, beauty & hair stylists, car hire, caterers, counselling & support, dance tuition, decorations/accessories, digital, entertainment, finance, florists, gyms & personal trainers, jewellers, pets, home improvement, massage & meditation, photographers, venues, wedding attire, wedding celebrants and planners. Over 80 providers already signed up Contact providers by direct message or phone call through the app Can be accessed by anyone regardless of their sexuality and used for any occasion, the app is not limited to weddings. yess is available at the app store and google play today. It is free to download and providers are also free to register. For further information go to: www.getyess.com For further information, images or to speak with Jill Burgess, please contact 360 PR: Rachel King – 360 PR – rachel@360pr.com.au – 02 9571 4448