The Face Behind Zuanna Cosmetics

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KNOWN EFFECTS would love to introduce you to Joanne, the face behind Zuanna Cosmetics. We had the pleasure of taking some time-out to ask Joanne some questions about herself and Zuanna Cosmetics. Enjoy! What motivated you to start Zuanna Cosmetics? My motivation came from my own struggles with skin sensitivities and discovering how difficult it was to find pure, simplistic products that weren’t filled with unnecessary ingredients. I really wanted to create a range that people could relate to. I wanted to combine nature, simplicity and luxury while most importantly delivering results. Where did the name come from? Pronounced ZU-AH-NNA The name Zuanna is Joanne (my name) in Sardinian. My family is of Sardinian heritage with both my parents having been born there and migrating to Australia in the late 1950’s, early...

The Face Behind Mash Accessories

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We took some time this month to catch up with the Face Behind the vegan accessories brand, Mash Accessories. We had a list of questions for the sister duo brand and had the pleasure to chat with Mansi to fill us in on their journey.   ‘I  love to create stylish accessories and that they are VEGAN’ – Manis, Mash Accessories   Where did the name Mash Accessories come from? The word mash came the combination for my name, Mansi and my sisters name, Shivani. Shivani is the guiding soul behind my brand. What gave you the motivation to start Mash Accessories? Whenever I bought a bag from anywhere I would love to be creative and do some thread work, patch work or even painted it just to make it stand out.   A lot goes into deigning your bags, what is the most exciting part of the process? The most...

The Faces Behind Grilo Protein

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KNOWN EFFECTS takes some time out to chat to Martina (bottom right pic) about Grilo Protein and their business venture. We whipped up an awesome smoothie, jared it and took some samples on an adventure through Lennox Head to some of our smoothie loving mates. CRICKETS ?? with a strange look on everyones faces AFTER the fact that they have just told us how GOOD the smoothie was. This was the response of a handful of our health lovers. After we sat down and chatted to them about Grilo Protein and all the benefits these bugs have to our environment and bodies we had converted our foodies to add Grilo Protein into their daily life. ‘When I am finished with the powders I have, Ill be purchasing this for sure” - Ash Join us as we ask Martina about business. xo Tell us what the reaction is when you are out on the streets promoting Grilo...