One of the trademarks of a successful brand is the ability to continually excite (and entice!) customers with new, innovative, and useful products. This is especially true in the cosmetics and personal care industries. Customers have come to expect their favourite brands to predict their needs and meet them as soon as they arise. Fortunately, your brand is capable of generating buzz with the use of floral waters. Read More
Pair Basil with tomatoes, garlic and olive oil and you have the base of an Italian culinary feast. Basil is one of the most consumed herbs available, but did you know basil essential oil has some amazing health benefits? Read More
Many pet owners want to utilise essential oils for their dogs or cats but aren’t sure where to start. Instead of purchasing their own essential oils and researching DIY recipes, they’d rather purchase a product that already includes all of the essential oils and natural ingredients needed to holistically enhance pet health. Read More
Pets are beloved family members who receive just as much love, care, and attention as children. This means that pet owners are committed to doing what is best for their pet’s health, wellness, and happiness. Essential oils offer a safe and natural way to address health conditions, enhance mood, and generally improve a pet’s quality of life. Read More
Skin care experts consider Vitamin C a bit of a superstar when it comes to skin health. With powerful antioxidant benefits to reduce inflammation and irregular pigmentation. Adding Vitamin C to your formulations brightens your complexion and gives you an even skin tone while minimising the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines. Read More
Stephenson Personal Care have created easy to use soap bases for beginners through to professional soap makers. The easy to use pack comes in 1kg tubs and requires just few pieces of equipment for a minimal investment so it’s perfect if you’re making a batch to give to friends and family.
It’s fascinating how our olfactory and aromatic memory associates the deep lasting scent of patchouli with its bad reputation from the hippie culture. For some of us, old enough to remember, Patchouli brings back memories of the sixties. Read More
Our focus on the health and wellness trends of "going natural" doesn’t just end with the personal care and beauty industry. The natural and organic movement is having a large impact in the hair care segment with consumers now, more than ever concerned for clean labels and hair health. Brands looking to meet consumer demands are seeing that natural is the way to go. Read More
With the hashtag, #essentialoils used more than 5 million times on Instagram and the search term typed more and more every year on search engines like Google and Pinterest, why are essential oils suddenly so trendy?
For decades mint has proven to be the leader of the pack when it comes to dental flavour. The main reason mint is the herb of choice, time and time again is its strong ability to mask other flavours. The manufacturers of dental products use chemical ingredients that are needed to clean germs from your breath, gums and teeth. To mask these bitter flavours, they use menthol from mint. Read More
If you’re searching for the right vegetable oil to serve as the base of your natural beauty or personal care product, you may be scratching your head trying to determine how exactly each option differs. After all, it’s easy enough to purchase an entire alphabet soup, from acai oil and almond oil through to safflower oil and watermelon seed oil. Read More
With the negative health concerns involved with drinking carbonated beverages and artificially flavoured drinks, the market is seeing a shift to healthier options like flavoured and functional water. Read More