CBDDIRECT2U is a fledgling brand launched by GP Dr Peter Naylor and entrepreneur Ian Craggs, prompted by frustration at a lack of high quality CBD products.
Independent British brand Sea Magik has created a new four-strong range of experiential spa products for home use.
Lush has introduced Slap Sticks, a line of packaging-free egg-shaped solid foundations made using only natural ingredients.
New to the UK market is Cocavo, a combination of extra virgin coconut oil and avocado oil.
Bouclème is to introduce a new Curl Cream to give dry and dehydrated curls some natural TLC. The product is made with virgin coconut oil, coconut fruit extract, kukui oil, shea butter and castor oil and is designed to revive tired, lacklustre curls, adding shine and banishing frizz. Bouclème Curl Cream can be applied to […]
Childs Farm has announced the recruitment of James Hume, who has left Fruit Towers, HQ of Innocent Drinks, to join the Hampshire-based natural toiletries company as finance and operations controller. Naturtint Reflex Non Permanent Colour Rinse has won the Temporary Colour category of the Hair Magazine Awards 2015. Available in six shades, the gentle colorant […]
New research from The University of Hull has confirmed that saturated fats in virgin coconut oil appear to be significantly healthier than those found in dairy products. Although this has been shown previously through animal-based studies, the new research used human subjects. The volunteers were split into two groups and given high fat shakes made […]
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 […]
Cocofina will be introducing a number of new coconut products at Natural & Organic Products Europe (19-20 April) at ExCel. The products include: Organic Coconut Vinegar – made with 100% organic coconut water, it has a low glycaemic index and can be used just like regular vinegar; Organic Coconut Chip Snacks in Coconut & Mango […]
With sales of coconut oil still on the rise, organic and fair trade brand Lucy Bee has launched a new 1 litre size to its range of Unrefined Extra Virgin Fair Trade Organic Raw Coconut Oil. Natracare has been recognized at the WECC Carbon Champion Awards, being crowned Carbon Commitment Champion for its ongoing reductions […]
TIANA Fair Trade Organics has entered the natural beauty arena, developing a range of three organic body and haircare products under the Beauty Sensations name, based on 100% raw organic, cold-pressed coconut oil. The TIANA Rose Fresh Coconut TLC Anti-Ageing Moisturizer is formulated to reduce fine lines and wrinkles and deeply condition, smooth and hydrate […]
Founded by Letitia Seglah, the recently launched Radiance Organic Skincare brand aims to provide a “good, clean skincare” range, completely free from mineral oils and using only 100% organic ingredients. The first products available are 100% Organic Argon Oil and Argon Oil blended with Lavender & Orange Blossom, Mandarin and Ylang Ylang, Eucalyptus & Peppermint […]
Vitamin brand told not to repeat COVID-19 claims
May 27, 2020 Jim Manson
Vitamin brand Revival Shots has had social media ads banned by the Advertising Standards Authority for making ‘misleading’ COVID-19 claims.
Lockdown sparks appetite for health and wellness content, says YouGov
Magazine app Readly’s new Wellness Barometer reports a shift in public reading habits during the coronavirus crisis, with health and wellness centre stage.
Income often higher on organic farms says SA report
A Soil Association report reveals that although business output is similar on organic and non-organic farms, net farm income is often higher on organic.
Viridian champions health stores with radio campaign
Viridian Nutrition has launched a new campaign to boost awareness of health food stores as ‘a community resource and hub for preventative care’.
April 28, 2020 Jane Wolfe
A problem for Brits at the best of times, sleep issues are being exacerbated due to the pandemic, leaving many feeling exhausted, reports Jane Wolfe.
Ever wondered how to make ice cream so smooth even the toughest connoisseur would be fooled? Yorica is here to explain (some of) its secrets to success.
Operation Healthy Lockdown
As health stores find themselves on the frontline of a national effort to keep the UK nourished, Jim Manson reports on Operation Healthy Lockdown.
After the gold rush
CBD is the fastest growing category the natural products sector has ever known. But a new phase is being ushered in, Jim Manson reports.
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 […]
Garden of Life®
Your body was created to eat, process, and derive its nutrition from food—real, healthy food. Garden of life® are fanatical about food. The core ethos is that they always start with real foods and these (foods) provide the formulas, the power to be at their best. Completely free of any synthetically created, chemical breakthroughs from […]
Mineral-rich New Zealand volcanic mud delivers instant illumination for your skin
It may seem counter-intuitive to apply mud to your skin in order to cleanse it, but the skin-enhancing benefits of mineral-rich mud have been harnessed for beauty treatments all over the world for centuries. Antipodes® uses white volcanic mud sourced from central New Zealand’s dramatic central plateau in its new Halo Skin-Brightening Facial Mud Mask […]
Tooth powder as a powerful ally for your dental health
My Oradent tooth powder is neither a drug nor a medicine. Suitable for all consumers and also for vegans and vegetarians. Why in powder form? Studies have shown that tooth powder can be more effective at removing plaque than toothpaste. Plus, My Oradent does not contain fluoride, is non-toxic and is also safe for children. […]