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Superdrug adds to vegan beauty offer

High street retailer Superdrug has extended its vegan, cruelty-free B. brand of beauty and grooming products with a range of make-up. The offer includes bronzers, blushers, concealers, mascaras, powders, eye liners and lip & cheek tints. Sarah Gardner, Superdrug head of beauty says: “Animal-derived ingredients are in a multitude of make-up products and it’s not […]

July 6, 2017 Continue Reading
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Weleda revs up recovery van

Weleda has unveiled its new Arnica Recovery Vehicle, which is touring sports events and festivals throughout the summer to offer arnica relief to aching muscles. The mobile unit’s first stop was the Keswick Mountain Festival – which incorporates cycling, running, open water swimming and triathlon – where participants were offered mini arnica massages at the […]

July 6, 2017 Continue Reading
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Green People continues to blossom

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 […]

July 5, 2017 Continue Reading
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Weleda scoops haul of eight Gentle Parenting Awards

Weleda has picked up an impressive eight awards at the 2017 Gentle Parenting Awards. The natural beauty and naturopathic medicine specialist scooped a total of seven Golds among its haul, building on the company’s success last year at the same awards, when it won two Golds. Products were shortlisted by Gentle Parenting’s panel of expert […]

July 5, 2017 Continue Reading
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Arbonne reformulates, boosts beauty offer

Arbonne has announced a number of updates to its flagship ranges as well as the introduction of a number of new products. The RE9 Advanced collection – which includes an Intensive Renewal Serum, Corrective Eye Cream and Cellular Renewal Mask – has been reformulated using sustainable orange stem cells to help minimize the appearance of […]

June 27, 2017 Continue Reading
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Weleda cleans up for kids

Weleda has launched a new NATRUE-certified Kids 2in1 Shampoo & Body Wash range. The three-strong offer is available in: Very Vanilla, a mellow fragrance, with the sweetness of vanilla and delicate fruity notes of mandarin; Lively Lime, which has the zesty citrus scent of lime and lemon essential oils to refresh and energize; and Happy […]

June 27, 2017 Continue Reading
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Ihana Skincare creates Scandinavian solutions

Ihana Skincare is a new COSMOS-certified natural skincare range formulated using wild-harvested berry oils and plant extracts from the Arctic regions of Scandinavia. The range comprises eight products: two cleansers – a gentle Cleansing Cream and an oil-to-milk Cleansing Gel; a Facial Toning Mist; a Hydrating Day Cream; and four facial oils – Regenerating, Brightening, […]

June 27, 2017 Continue Reading
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Kinetic goes live with trade website

Kinetic Natural Products Distributor has updated its website to provide a new B2B platform for its trade customers. The new website has been designed to make ordering simple and more efficient, and will also house all media assets, including images, descriptions, ingredients and digital banners, to make it easy for retailers to be involved with […]

June 22, 2017 Continue Reading
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L’oréal gets offer for The Body Shop

Cosmetics giant L’oréal has received a firm offer for The Body Shop from Brazilian manufacturer Natura Cosméticos SA. In February it was rumoured that L’oréal was considering selling The Body Shop, which it purchased in 2006 for £652.3 million. At the time L’Oréal didn’t confirm the reports, but in its annual results, stated: ‘It has […]

June 21, 2017 Continue Reading
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Biodegradable microbeads developed at University of Bath

Scientists from the University of Bath have announced the development of biodegradable microbeads made using cellulose. A research team from the University’s Centre for Sustainable Chemical Technologies (CSCT) have produced an alternative to the plastic microbeads by dissolving cellulose, reforming it into beads and then setting them. The microbeads are stable enough to use in […]

June 12, 2017 Continue Reading
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