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One of the biggest environmental issues centers of the state of the world's forests and that is as it should be. Trees play an important role in managing air quality, play host to thousands upon thousands of species of flora and fauna, give us shelter, building materials, medicine and even spirituality - things we all know but that are somewhat forgotten in the endless pursuit of more...
posted by Amanda Foxon-Hill on Aug 23, 2013
Capturing the remarkable energy, magic and power of plants in order to find the secret to ever lasting beauty is an age-old quest the power of which hasn't been overlooked by our modern day cosmetics industry.In ancient Egypt we see plants used to help prepare and pave the way to the next world or afterlife...
posted by Amanda Foxon-Hill on Aug 14, 2013
When it comes to beautiful, elegant and natural beauty nothing hits the spot better than a botanical extract. Plants are natural factories producing vitamins, minerals, moisturising fatty acids, anti-inflammatory, antioxidants, antimicrobials and much more...
posted by Amanda Foxon-Hill on Jul 17, 2013
Those wishing to be self-sufficient, environmentally friendly and holistic in their personal care regimens agree that all-natural toothpaste is a good place to start. After all, when you think of it, it is one of only two personal care products that the whole family rely on to assist in maintaining our health, fitness and wellbeing on a daily basis as we and what's more, the bit we spit out goes straight into our water supply. So what is the other essential product? The humble bar of soap!...
posted by Amanda Foxon-Hill on May 01, 2013
I started working in the cosmetics industry in 1998 when the talk of a 'trend' towards natural ingredients was causing much excitement and re-formulating. I was based in England then, a market whose natural bent was focused on two branches of the same tree - The Body Shop and Lush (whose respective management teams had previously worked together)....
posted by Amanda Foxon-Hill on Apr 22, 2013
Fancy wrapping your skin in hot chocolate or maybe the thought of un-knotting tired muscles in a moisturising yet opulently bubbly bath tub is more your thing. Whatever takes your fancy one thing is for sure, winter skin needs extra-special love and attention!
posted by Amanda Foxon-Hill on Apr 15, 2013
I'm talking clay scrubs, facemasks, body wraps and soapy treats and here at New Directions we have an amazing selection for you to try...
posted by Amanda Foxon-Hill on Apr 03, 2013
New Directions uncover their newest active ingredient and encourage us all to try it. It turns out that snail secretion filtrate isn't something that many of us (or you) have considered when looking for that perfect skin soothing and moisturizing active. Well, maybe now is the time.
posted by Amanda Foxon-Hill on Mar 05, 2013
Whether we like it or not growing younger is the stuff of fantasies and while we can turn back the clock somewhat with our arsenal of modern interventions there is some truth to this idea:
At 25 we have the skin we were born with...
posted by Amanda Foxon-Hill on Feb 04, 2013
While there are no specific legal requirements for spa products to be extra-strength there is a market expectation that products used in a professional setting will bestow amazing results to the pamperee in double quick time (for a small investment...).While that all sounds great it does leave the self-sufficient product making spa owner with a few questions:
posted by Amanda Foxon-Hill on Jan 22, 2013
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