New Zealand brand Manuka Doctor has produced a range of three Anti-Redness skincare products to help rebalance skin and restore a calm complexion.
28% of UK women have reduced the number of products they use in their facial skincare regimes in the past year, according to new research by Mintel.
Natural and organic men’s grooming start-up Vitruvian Man has added a trio of new products, bringing its total collection to five.
British natural skincare brand 001 Skincare London has unveiled Alpha-Paradise Cleansing Dew, an oil-based cleanser for the face, eyes and neck.
New from the Yes to brand come two skincare sticks: Tomatoes Detoxifying Charcoal 2-in-1 Scrub & Cleanser Stick and Coconuts Ultra Hydrating Oil Stick.
Certified organic brand Éminence Organic Skincare has introduced a new Mangosteen Lactic Acid Complex skincare collection, incorporating two retail products. The collection has been created to promote luminosity and help achieve primer-like results, without the use of silicone-based ingredients, says the brand. The combination of lactic acid complex and antioxidant-rich mangosteen is designed to reduce […]
The disruptive personal care brand Mother Dirt says its complete biome-friendly product line is now available in the EU and UK.
Organic beauty pioneer Green People has introduced a special edition Orange Blossom collection. The collection was developed with a leading aromatherapist using uplifting orange blossom essential oil – which is said to promote a feeling of joy while helping alleviate stress and anxiety – with the base notes of earthy black pepper and cypress. The […]
Green People is celebrating 20 years of organic beauty with a new special edition Damask Rose Skincare collection. Scented with rose otto, extracted by steam distillation from the damask rose, it takes 60,000 roses to produce just one ounce of rose otto, which was chosen by Green People for its soft, calming aroma to help […]
Swiss natural beauty brand ananné has launched onto the UK market offering a range of skincare essentials, packed with plant-based actives designed to nourish and rejuvenate the skin. Developed by neuroscientist Dr Urs Pohlman, ananné uses a blend of pure natural ingredients derived from plant or mineral origin and is presented in stylish packaging in a bid to […]
In June Botanical Brands will be introducing Living Nature’s new range of face care products to the UK, developed specifically for sensitive skin and suitable for both men and women. The fragrance- and allergen-free range is based on organic virgin coconut oil combined with a clear polysaccharide gel produced by the New Zealand harakeke flax […]
Botanical Brands has launched Living Nature’s new Skin Revive Exfoliant product – a two-in-one cleanser and exfoliant which aims to reveal healthy, glowing skin in just two minutes. The fast-acting exfoliant is described as gentle and effective and is suitable for all skin types but particularly mature, acne-prone or sensitive skin. Skin Revive Exfoliant is […]
New from New Zealand skincare brand Living Nature comes the Skin Steps range, comprising three specifically targeted box sets containing the three steps skin needs for everyday natural care. The sets – Skin Steps to Purify Oily Skin, Skin Steps to Nourish Normal Skin, and Skin Steps to Enrich Dry & Mature Skin – each […]
Beauty brand Mel Millis has launched four facial products under the Phytonutri Qi name, inspired by the power of natural ingredients from sources as diverse as the Arctic and Atlantic Ocean. The products in the new range are: Phytonutri Qi Plankton Skin Remedy cleanser; Phytonutri Qi Energising MM Face Peel; moisturizing Phytonutri Qi Enriching Sea […]
New ‘backwards’ refill rules hit Brighton & Hove
December 12, 2019 Rosie Greenaway
Customers at Infinity Foods have expressed annoyance at changes to its refills system – changes which the retailer had to make to conform to regulations.
Plastic use up as supermarkets backtrack on pledges to cut back
The amount of plastic produced and used by UK supermarkets rose this year, according to a report by Greenpeace and the Environmental Investigation Agency.
Zeroing in on the plastic-free opportunity
The historic UK spa town of Tunbridge Wells is the venue for one of the country’s newest plastic-free retailers, The Zero Waste Company
SFT welcomes HRH Prince of Wales as Patron
It has been announced that HRH The Prince of Wales has accepted an invitation from the Sustainable Food Trust (SFT) to become the charity’s Patron.
Pick of the products 2019
November 28, 2019 Rosie Greenaway
One thing’s for sure when reflecting on this year’s products: our industry never fails to deliver on innovation. With the word ‘sustainability’ on everyone’s lips, our sector was pioneering its ‘better for you and the planet’ products long before the phrase hit the mainstream. As the world plays catch-up, here’s a review of the trendsetting […]
With irritable bowel syndrome affecting approximately 12 million people in the UK, Jane Wolfe finds out how diet and lifestyle changes can significantly help sufferers, and investigates the low-FODMAP solution (more…)
Living life on the veg
Plates of lifeless veg and soggy ‘fishless fingers’ are a thing of the past. Rosie Greenaway orders the vegan catch of the day, explores today’s sophisticated veggie market, and discovers just how much the nation’s love of animal products is costing the planet (more…)
The whole package
Want the truth about sustainable packaging? It’s complicated – but consumers and brands are both committed to change, says Matt Chittock
AQUA Carpatica, the only naturally nitrate-free & lowest sodium water
AQUA Carpatica, a premium quality natural mineral water, dedicated to the most demanding health conscious people, babies and expectant mothers, organic food lovers and active lifestylers. AQUA Carpatica is nature’s most perfect mineral water, naturally Nitrate-free and the lowest Sodium level of any bottled natural mineral water on earth; the first of its kind in […]
The Health Store Open Day is back!
The Health Store’s ever popular Open Day makes a welcome return on Sunday 8th September. Paul Rideout, Sales & Marketing Manager at the Health Store, explains “The Open Day is back by popular demand! This will be our 8th Open Day since we launched the event back in 2009 and it is more popular than […]
As Europe braces itself for a winter flu outbreak, protect yourself with Sambucol and the power of black elderberry.
Experts across Europe have warned the EU to brace itself for a bad flu season this winter. A new vaccine has been produced which is effective in fighting H3N2, the flu strain likely to hit the region this year; however, the vaccine is generally available for free to over 65s, pregnant women, those with an […]
Leading the discussion around sustainability in retail
The Sustainability in Retail Forum is the new conference designed to help senior executives within leading retailers from across the Nordic region meet the ever-evolving challenges around sustainability. Taking place 13 November 2019, at MalmöMässan, Sweden, the event is co-located with the award-winning trade exhibitions Nordic Organic Food Fair and Eco Life Scandinavia. Facing the […]