Elegant Elixirs


After being overwhelmed for choice while standing in the vitamin aisle of the chemist, we decided to find an alternative. We wanted a simple and effective product that didn't try and bamboozle us with fancy ingredients we'd never heard of.  Enter Tonik, - 100% natural and no nonsense!


Tell us a bit about Tonik. Where did it all begin? And what was your vision when you created the business?

The Tonik is a newly launched Australian brand dedicated to nourishing people from the inside out, are setting the perfect juxtaposition within the health and beauty industry by taking age old natural remedies, and putting a modern spin on them. The launch of Tonik was over 18 months in the making. I wanted to solve my issue of not having access to my two favourite elixirs when I was travelling. Knowing how much these magic elixirs have changed my life personally, in all kinds of ways both aesthetically and health wise, we wanted to bring them to the wider market in a way that didn’t make people cringe every morning. We also knew it required a total challenge of the way the health industry currently operates.  Et voila!


How do you go about sourcing ingredients for, and creating your Toniks?

I spend the majority of my time on shoots in the South Pacific, and feel a kinship with islands. We are in the process of sourcing from the South Pacific as the goal of Tonik’s philanthropic journey is to give back and support local farms in the island nations. The South Pacific is so close to our hearts and we really want to support the growth and development of sustainable farming in these areas.

The other half of Tonik is actually my father who is a Pharmacist and has a real interest in Natural health, to be able to work with him on bringing these two current Toniks to market has been really exciting.


What are the benefits of coconut oil and apple cider vinegar?

The top 12 benefits of taking coconut oil are:

  1. Can improve Skin Issues ( eczema, dandruff, dermatitis, & psoriasis)

  2. Can aid in weight management

  3. Can aid in building muscle and losing body fat

  4. Assists in reducing inflammation and arthritis

  5. Can aid immune system boost (antibacterial, anti-fungal, and anti-viral)

  6. Can aid with heart disease and high blood pressure

  7. Can assist with treatment of UTI and kidney infection & protects the liver

  8. Assists in improving memory and brain function

  9. Can improve energy and endurance

  10. Assist with balancing hormones

  11. Assists with improving digestion, reduces stomach ulcers & ulcerative colitis

  12. Assists in the prevention of gum disease and tooth decay 


The top 12 benefits of taking apple cider vinegar are:

  1. igh in acetic acid, which has potent biological effects

  2. Assists in toning,clarifying and clearing the skin

  3. Assists in reducing appetite and cravings

  4. Assists with lowering bad cholesterol levels

  5. Assists with weight management

  6. Can aid with digestion

  7. Can assist in getting rid of warts

  8. Can kill many types of bacteria

  9. Assists in aiding indigestion

  10. Assists in clearing a stuffy nose

  11. Assists in boosting energy

  12. Assists in banishing bad breath 


What does a typical day at Tonik look like?

We are in the stages of taking Tonik global already so it's full on all day every day. Coffee is my best friend and so is my postie! Besides the daily grind it is really exciting working on content and developing two new products which launch in July!


Where would you like to see Tonik in the future?

We have a few secret elixirs in the mix, but right now we are focused on ensuring everything is running smoothly with our current heros. The beauty of the products we have is in their simplicity. They are products you would find in your mum’s pantry that you might have overlooked for the past decade. So who knows what will be next. Stay tuned!


Are you ready to nourish yourself from the inside out? The wonderful Tonik range can be found on their website, so why not head on over and treat yourself and your body.

Ainsley and Kat