Natural beauty made in Cyprus

    Sharna Waid has been finding out how passionate producers in Cyprus are using the fruits of the land to create natural beautifying cosmetics. According to the ancient myth, Aphrodite – the goddess of love and beauty, pleasure and procreation – was born out of the waves off the coast of Cyprus. Aside from attracting three […]

    January 4, 2017 Continue Reading

    Video interview: Jayn Sterland

    Natural beauty: The shock of the not new The beauty industry is in a state of perpetual reinvention, the need for constant innovation and ‘newness’ unquestioned. To some extent that’s true for the natural and organic beauty sector too. But just how sustainable is that relentless quest for the new? Not very, according to Jayn […]

    November 14, 2016 Continue Reading

    Living skincare

    Scientists delve deeper to unlock the secrets of perfect skin and discover how microbiology is shaping the future of the beauty industry. Words by Julia Zaltzman (more…)

    October 7, 2016 Continue Reading


    Kinetic are the leading suppliers of ethical, natural and organic body care brands, herbal and dietary supplements to the health food industry, pharmacies, department stores, lifestyle and concept stores, and holistic therapists and spas. Founded in the early 90s by brothers Alexander and Kim Barani, Kinetic has gone from strength to strength and 2014 saw […]

    November 15, 2015 Continue Reading


    French Organic Beauty Care since 1983, Melvita brings you the purest expressions of nature… Melvita is one of the world’s largest certified organic beauty brands. Founded by natural and organic beauty-pioneer, Bernard Chevilliat in 1983 in the South of France Melvita offers beauty care top-to-toe. Bernard was a bee-keeper and biologist who left the city […]

    November 15, 2015 Continue Reading

    Urban Veda

    Urban Veda is a brand new British skincare range based on the ancient principles of Ayurveda and formulated naturally for 21st century skincare concerns. Inspired by Ayurveda, an ancient Indian health and wellbeing system based on the holistic and therapeutic properties of plants, Urban Veda is designed to help pollution-proof your skin.. The four new […]

    November 15, 2015 Continue Reading


    benecos is one of Europe’s fastest growing Natural Cosmetic brands and was founded in 2008 by Silke and Stephan Becker in Aschaffenburg Germany. Stephan came from a career working in the conventional cosmetics industry, but this did not blend well with his eco lifestyle, while Silke had grown up working in the German organic grocery […]

    November 15, 2015 Continue Reading


    NATRUE is an international not-for-profit organisation located in Brussels. The NATRUE standard has set a high benchmark for quality and integrity since 2008. The NATRUE logo is one that is trusted and recognised worldwide – our motto: one logo for one world. With 4,500 NATRUE certified products on the market, the NATRUE Label continues to […]

    November 15, 2015 Continue Reading