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The benefits of Kawakawa and Kūmarahou tea

Here at Aotea we are inspired by Rongoā Māori, we hero kawakawa, kūmarahou, mānuka, and harakeke throughout our range of therapeutic skincare. These plants have long held significance in New Zealand's history, with their properties utilised not on...
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Aotea and Air New Zealand

We are extremely proud to announce our collaboration with Air New Zealand, our kawakawa balm and harakeke hand and body cream is featured in their onboard amenity kits. Leanne Geraghty, Chief Customer and Sales Officer, recognises the importance ...
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What is Psoriasis and eczema?

Our range of therapeutic skincare is deeply nourishing and can help treat a range of skin conditions, including psoriasis and eczema.    Psoriasis and eczema are both chronic inflammatory skin conditions that can flare up intermittently. Both cond...
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What is Dermatitis?

Our range is therapeutic in nature and treats a range of skin conditions; eczema, psoriasis and various forms of inflammation to name a few. One of which is dermatitis.  Dermatitis is a condition characterized by inflammation of the skin that can...
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The Earth Mother Concept In Te Ao Māori

Traditionally Māori see Papatūānuku, the Earth Mother, as the source of all life. She is a parthenogenic mother; her offspring are produced without fertilisation. Her first son was Tāne, and from her all life came. This idea is shadowed in the Gre...
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The Intersection Of Land, Whakapapa and Pūrākau

Within the corpus of knowledge of Ngāti Rehua, mē Ngā Puhi hoki, this is our understanding of the intersection of land, whakapapa and our pūrakau. They are what we have been told by our elders, and is specific to our region only; this is our inter...
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