Natural Beauty

Bringing the UK natural and organic products industry the latest natural beauty news.

Beauty beyond the High Street

Ask the people behind most fledging natural brands where they want to be in five years’ time and they’ll usually mention the name of...

Poapoa pops up with eco conscious bodycare line

London-based start-up Poapoa, which launched at Natural & Organic Products this month, says it has created a bodycare range with a ‘fresh take on fair trade and sustainability’.

Carole Bamford honoured with Lifetime Achievement Award

Founder of Daylesford Organic, Bamford and Seed Magazine, Carole Bamford has been awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award by Positive Luxury.

Straight-talking Faace makes skincare simple

Described as a ‘no BS capsule collection’, start-up brand Faace is launching a trio of natural face masks in February, designed to simplify skincare.

Nathalie Bond Organics unveils gift range

British beauty brand Nathalie Bond Organics has revealed its gift boxes for Christmas along with a special edition Winter Candle. Handcrafted in Yorkshire, the gift...

Multipurpose oils from Amphora Aromatics

Amphora Aromatics has launched three, 100% natural multitasking beauty oils for face, body, hair and nails.

NATRUE announces OF&G as new certifier in UK and Ireland

Community Interest Company OF&G has joined NATRUE as an approved certifier of natural and organic bodycare and cosmetics in the UK and Ireland.

MI: still a sensitive issue

“Every cosmetics product on the market in Europe is safe to use,” announces the comforting blurb on the website of cosmetics trade organization Cosmetics...

Come as you are

Natural beauty has progressed in terms of products but does it still have a way to go with inclusivity? Sharna Waid investigates. 

Weleda provides model solutions

Weleda sponsored The Model Zone at London Fashion Week again this month (15-19 September 2017), for the tenth year. The British Fashion Council project is...

British hemp start-up unveils product line and future plans

The British Hemp Company, founded by Steve Glover, has launched what it says are the first UK-grown hemp seed products available at scale.

All that glitters … isn’t plastic

In what the brand calls a ‘world first’, Ronald Britton has launched a plastic-free glitter, Cosmetic Bioglitter Pure.

Indie Beauty Expo’s UK debut in the capital

On 24 October London welcomed a new trade and consumer show to the UK – the Indie Beauty Expo (IBE) – with a two-day exhibition held in the city’s Old Truman Brewery. The New York City-born event was designed to introduce independent global beauty labels to press, buyers, bloggers and the public.

Weleda-sponsored LFWM Men’s Model Zone goes east

Weleda once again sponsored the Men’s Model Zone at London Fashion Week Men’s (LFWM) earlier this month, in a new location near the Old Truman Brewery in Brick Lane, East London.

Natural Beauty Yearbook 2010’s glamorous launch

Hosted by Neal’s Yard Remedies at London’s King’s Road store, the launch brought together an array of industry faces, including Neal’s Yard’s Peter Kindersley,...

Wild Rose-inspired collection from Neal’s Yard

Neal’s Yard Remedies has introduced a new Wild Rose bodycare collection, which is inspired by its hero Wild Rose Beauty Balm.

SheaByNature launches Sheaqueous cream

Natural ethical skincare brand SheaByNature has created Sheaqueous cream as a natural alternative to aqueous creams. Suitable for the entire family, the product combines shea...

Ice, ice baby

Jalue has launched the Russian-inspired skincare solution Jalue Ice Cone in the UK. Combining herbalism and cryotherapy, the Jalue Ice Cone can be used as...

JooMo develops skin-healing body wash

JooMo has introduced a new Preservative Free 100% Natural Body Wash developed using Microbiota Immune Response Regulation (MIRR) technology. The Body Wash is a three-in-one...

Lavera creates limited edition cosmetics line for summer

Natural and organic beauty brand lavera has launched a limited edition Natural Pastel collection inspired by the floral shades of summer.