ORGANIC GOLDEN CAMELLIA WINS IN FREE FROM SKIN CARE AWARDSIt is with great pride that we announce that our Organic Golden Camellia Mother and Baby Oil has been 'Commended' in the Free From Skin Care Awards 2013. Nominated in the Babies, Teens, Mums and Kids category it has been recognised for its gentle, unfragranced and non-allergenic properties. So if you are seeking out a multi-purpose oil that is full of nutritional and moisturising benefits for your bod, which can be applied from head to toe and is suitable for all skin types and all ages (not just mothers and babies) then our pure, organic Camellia oil is for you.Organic Golden Camellia Mother and Baby Oil by Gentle Body Care is available right here for only £19.99 (currently on special offer, SRP normally £24.99)..
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HOT OFF THE NEWS STAND! Our Suncoat Natural Hair Calming Serum featured in the April/May edition of Black beauty and hair magazine, on sale now nationwide from all good newsagents. Suncoat Natural Hair Calming Serum on sale now from gentle bodycare - price £12.85 for 180ml (Vegan too) Best used to define curls and tame frizz. Wash hair only with conditioner (not shampoo) to define curls and then use the Suncoat Natural Hair Calming Serum on damp or dry hair to moisturise and define the curls and nourish the scalp. ..
Pride Magazine have tackled the issue of Adult Acne in this month's edition. Acne can be caused by excessive sebum production which exacerbates bacteria formation that collects in skin ducts thereby causing the acne. Camellia oil naturally addresses the skin sebum production because it contains fatty acids our skin cannot necessarily make for itself. Using Camellia oil as your skin care regime will help overcome the acne by readdressing the production of sebum. So whether your skin is naturally oily or dry it will help combat the effects by regulating the sebum. Our Organic Golden Camellia Oil is multi purpose - use as a cleanser, make up remover, day and night moisturiser, body lotion, hand and nail treatment and intensive leave in hair conditioner. Whether eaten or topically applied..
Suncoat Natural Nail Polish available from gentle bodycare - only £6.25 ..
Suncoat Gel Remover as seen in these lovely magazines this month.... ..
Our brand new brand Naturalmente is receiving glowing reviews in the press. Extracts below from The Beauty Shortlist and Alice Hart-Davis in recent days. ..
Another lovely review from Berry's Beauty Blog. ..
Anti oxidants in Camellia oil promote the skin barrier function. A recent article by Dr Barbara Brockway in Guild News highlights the important role anti oxidants play in maintaining a healthy skin barrier function. Particularly those derived from Camellia oil. " We live in a fiercely oxidising atmosphere, which our cells are just about equipped to withstand. The recent industrial revolution has added more and new reactive oxidising species (ROS) and our cells have not had time to evolve protective strategies. These ROS damage skin's protective barrier and so Green Tea (Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract), ascorbic acid, vitamin E and other powerful anti oxidants will help dry skin as they quench and disarm the damaging reactive oxidising species (ROS), generated from both within the tiss..
Take the time to watch this Herbatint Hair Colour Tutorial to learn how to apply the hair colour. Please note this video applies to colouring your hair for the first time with Herbatint. If you have existing hair dye on your hair, you can still apply Herbatint, but follow the application method for previously coloured hair. That is, apply the Herbatint mixture to the roots for 30 minutes then take through the rest of the hair for the last 10 minutes. BE SKIN SAFE! Always perform a 48 hour patch test prior to EVERY use. For colour selection and product advice call UK Freephone Helpline 0800 594 7706. ..
Permanent and Temporary Hair Colours - the difference between. Permanenthair colours deposit permanent colour pigments inside the hair shaft. This is achieved by an oxidation process involving hydrogen peroxide to swell open the hair cuticle. The colour pigments then attach themselves to the natural pigments in hair. This is the basis of all permanent hair colouring. The colour result will then grow out so you will need to re-colour roots every 4-6 weeks or possibly more frequently depending on root regrowth. Temporaryhair colours deposit temporary dyes onto the hair shaft and then wash out over subsequent washes. Temporary colours can enhance natural hair colours or darken them. Temporary colours cannot guarantee grey cover. Temporary colours cannot lighten hair colour (because they d..
Most of our products are either certified, accredited or registered with various third parties. Where possible all brands with Vegan suitable products are registered with the UK Vegan Society through packaging may NOT necessarily display the Vegan Society Logo. Vegan suitable brands as follows: Suncoat products (most products are Vegan suitable as listed below. Some contain Carmine)Herbatint products (all hair colors)Herbatint aftercare productsNaturalmente products (with the exception of Beeswax, Honey (Miele) Fluid and Yogurt and Millet Conditioner)Dry2AliveGolden Silk OilVegetal hair colors will become Vegan suitable but some product stock still contains Tallow Amine. Suncoat Vegan Suitable Products listed below: Nail Polish, Sienna VeganNail Polish, Clear TopBase Coat VeganNail Po..
If you’re from the UK, you’ll be glad to hear that there are plenty of great UK-based shampoo and conditioner brands which are organic and vegan. If you’ve been toying with the idea of using a vegan shampoo and conditioner UK for quite a while now, there are plenty of reasons as to why you should definitely make the switch. We’ve listed just some of the top reasons to use vegan hair care products. No Animal Cruelty One of the biggest reasons for many people when choosing to use a vegan shampoo and conditioner UK is that unlike many mainstream shampoo and conditioner brands, there is no animal cruelty involved. Whilst many top-name shampoo brands still test their products out on innocent small animals who are put through tremendous amounts of pain and suffering in the process, vegan hair..
The “blue zones” are what some people refer to as the places in the world where a significant percentage of residents live to an older age than average. Loma Linda in California is one of these “blue zones”. When experts have analysed what people are doing in Loma Linda that allows them to enjoy such longevity, the discovered that a large section of the Loma Linda population were leading a vegan lifestyle. A vegan lifestyle, doesn’t mean not eating animal products, it also involves using vegan hair products such as Vegan shampoos and Vegan conditioners. There are now wonderful vegan shampoos and vegan conditioners available in the UK. You won’t have to travel to Loma Linda or even more exotic places to enjoy the benefits of being completely vegan. Vegan shampoos and Vegan conditioners in ..