Category: Ingredients

    15 Aug 2016

    Nourishing your body and soul

    Nourishing your body and soul

    We all understand that our skin is well worth looking after. The new Earthwise body care range, Nourish, has been developed with this firmly in mind. We have selected the finest quality natural botanicals and essential oils to create a naturally gentle range. But what do we mean by 'natural botanicals'?

    18 May 2015

    Simplicity: The most important Earthwise ingredient

    Simplicity: The most important Earthwise ingredient

    At Earthwise we like to keep things simple - you can be sure of that. There are lots of claims made for and against a whole list of ingredients in household products. One company's 'nasties' can be another one's 'nice'. Preferred raw materials can differ from country to country. For some claims the evidence is clear cut, for others, less so. It can be very confusing for shoppers who are trying to make the best choices for their family and the planet.

    06 Nov 2014

    What's in a Smell?

    What's in a Smell?

    There is a powerful link between the sense of smell, our memories and our emotions. The brain’s emotional centre is closely connected to the olfactory system and is immediately influenced by scents. Read about Earthwise’s range of body washes tap into some of aromatherapy’s most popular fragrances.

    13 Mar 2017

    What's the story with goat's milk?

    What's the story with goat's milk?

    Goat's milk is most commonly associated with Cleopatra, the last active ruler of Egypt before the Roman conquest. Cleopatra styled herself as the goddess isis reincarnated and has a reputation far and wide for her unrivalled beauty - part of which she attributed to regular bathing in goat's milk. So, is there any science to back the claims about goat's milk.a

    26 Oct 2015

    Whitening your whites without bleach

    Whitening your whites without bleach

    Getting sheets and clothes sparkling white without using bleach is one of life's little challenges. Lots of people choose to steer clear of bleach because it is unsafe for use in septic tanks and reacts with nitrogen to produce environmentally toxic substances. So what's best to use as an alternative and will environmentally safer products tackle grass stains, red wine and other laundry bugbears? We asked the Earthwise Consulting Chemist to lift the lid on the pros and cons of bleach vs oxy whitener.