Nakin unveils anti-ageing skincare line

British brand Nakin has created a range of natural anti-ageing skincare products using what it calls cutting-edge dermal science combined with advanced natural formulations. Using natural anti-ageing ingredients including hibiscus, pomegranate and hyaluronic acid, the eight-strong range is cruelty-free and formulated using no parabens, SLS, petrochemicals, artificial fragrance or colour, PEGs or propylene and glycol. […]

April 25, 2017 Continue Reading

AA Skincare gets into good condition

AA Skincare’s latest addition is a range of five, plant-inspired natural conditioners featuring holistic, Ayurvedic herb powders designed to boost hair health. The conditioners combine essential oils and natural extracts with healing herb powders, such as rejuvenating brahmi to thicken hair, vitamin C rich alma to strengthen roots, conditioning bhringraj to encourage hair growth, and […]

March 17, 2017 Continue Reading

Birkenstock wrong-foots beauty world with natural cosmetics range launch

The German footwear company Birkenstock – famous for its iconic cork sandals – used this week’s Vivaness exhibition to preview a comprehensive new range of natural cosmetic products. The trade launch of the Birkenstock Natural Care range, which marks a major departure for the company, caught the natural beauty world by surprise. “The reaction from many people […]

February 20, 2017 Continue Reading
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Dying for a change?

Saach Organics has introduced a 100% natural colour system, with ingredients derived from plants and minerals and no active chemicals. The semi-permanent hair colours are available in Soft Black, Rose Brown, Dark Brown, Medium Brown, Light Brown and Blonde and are hand-blended in small batches. The easy-to-use colourants include gloves, a hair cap and applicator […]

February 16, 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

Organic Monitor sees ‘golden opportunity’ in anti-pollution skincare for natural brands

Organic Monitor says it sees untapped opportunities for natural and organic cosmetic brands in the emerging category of anti-pollution skincare, with many new ingredients and finished products launching over the last 18 months. Originating in Asia, anti-pollution skincare products are now being seen internationally, says the company, with large multinationals developing dedicated ranges to protect […]

October 26, 2016 Continue Reading
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Eve & Rose brings natural pregnancy skincare offer to UK

New to the UK is Eve & Rose, a range of luxurious, pregnancy-safe beauty products produced in France to meet the needs of pregnant women and new mothers. Founded by Bérengère Tissot-Favre – who developed the brand after having difficulty finding non-synthetic skincare products that met her expectations during her first pregnancy – the three-strong […]

September 13, 2016 Continue Reading
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Fresh faced award winners

Winners of the 2016 Beauty Shortlist Awards have been announced, with a raft of both new and experienced brand names and products on the list. The coveted Best Baby Brand UK went to stalwart Green People, while Best Eco-Friendly Baby Brand was a joint win for both Weleda and Neal’s Yard Remedies. A new launch […]

August 30, 2016 Continue Reading
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Weleda brings back popular tooth gel for kids

Weleda’s Children’s Tooth Gel is back by popular demand, with a new improved formulation and flavour profile. NATRUE-certified, the gel is developed with dentists and is natural and free from synthetic ingredients and fluoride. The clear base gel is made from non-abrasive hydrated silica, thickened with align obtained from seaweed, and is ideal for milk […]

July 27, 2016 Continue Reading