Category Archives: Knowledge

In case it has escaped your notice, we are in the midst of this years Fairtrade Fortnight, an annual event held by The Fairtrade Foundation (the UK division of Fairtrade International).  The Foundation is a certification scheme whose purpose is to tackle poverty by supporting farmers and workers around the world; working to improve their […]

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Horst Rechelbacher  1941-2014   On February 15th 2014 Horst Rechelbacher, founder of Aveda and Intelligent Nutrients passed away at his Wisconson home aged 72.   Born in Klagenfurt, Austria, Horst was a pioneer. At the age of just 14 he began a barbering apprenticeship and his creativity and flare set him apart from the crowd. He rapidly catapulted […]

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Content is a beautiful little shop in central London that is a real Aladdin’s Cave of beauty products and a perfect place for discovering new brands. A year or so ago they came up trumps with yet another make-up collection that I absolutely had to begin working my way through and that are the focus […]

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Odylique; the new face of Essential Care. In 2012 Essential Care conducted a survey to find out a little more about the thoughts of their customers with relation to both the products and the company overall. The outcome demonstrated a lot of love for the existing products and for the ethics of the company, however […]

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Once upon a time in the remote town of Taos, deep in the Sangre de Cristo mountains, New Mexico… An experienced product design team were working to produce unique cosmetic formulations that would help change the face of organic make-up. For years product formulator Kristine Keheley and Vapour Organics owner and botanical expert Krysia Boinis […]

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With the new year now upon us, we say goodbye to the sea of Emerald Green that was the Pantone Colour of 2013 and inland to the garden…… The Pantone shade of 2014 is Radiant Orchid. Radiant Orchid booms with confidence and magical warmth that draws the eye and sparks the imagination. it is an […]

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