Who are Thalgo?

Brand Name: Thalgo –Pronounced “Tal-go” Founded: South of France in 1968 by pharmacist, Andre Bouclet What makes them special: The beautiful thing about Thalgo is that all their product development happens in the same marine centre in the South of France. Using all natural algae and thalassa, not adding any artificial colours and preservatives. Their products really bring the seaside to your home. Ingredient information: Thalassa- Simply, … Continue reading Who are Thalgo?

Top Ten Sun Protection Products

If you are anything like us, the first sign of sun and you are throwing on the first pair of shorts you can find and grabbing the best spot to catch some rays.  In all the excitement we don’t always think about the health risks and dangers involved in sitting in the sun all day. There are hundreds of sun care products on the market … Continue reading Top Ten Sun Protection Products

What is an Essence?

Here at Bath & Unwind, we have recently taken on Caudalie Vinoperfect Brightening Essence, so we thought we should explain what an essence actually is. Essence -noun An extract or concentrate obtained from a plant or other matter and used for flavouring or scent. Synonyms: extract, concentrate, quintessence, distillate, elixir, abstraction, juice, tincture, solution, dilution. OK, time to drop the knowledge bomb! Essence is a … Continue reading What is an Essence?

Who are The Konjac Sponge Company?

Here at Bath & Unwind HQ we are loving The Konjac Sponge Company, that is like no other. We have been lucky enough to have an insight into the company and learn more about these phenomenal sponges. When we knew this brand would launch we were given a sponge to try, I was given the pink clay, for tired, devitalised skin. I instantly loved the … Continue reading Who are The Konjac Sponge Company?

Top 10 Products For Sensitive Skin

We have all heard the phrase sensitive skin and there are many beauty products on the market specifically designed for sensitive skin. But what does it actually mean to have sensitive skin: Our skin barrier should keep things that irritate the skin way, acting like a shield. For this to work our skin must contain the correct amount of moisture. Our skin is exposed to … Continue reading Top 10 Products For Sensitive Skin

Tea Tree: Our Top Product Picks

We all know and love Tea Tree, not only for the distinctive scent but the diverse uses and benefits. Tea tree oil is a light yellow coloured oil that is extracted from the leaves of the melaleuca alternifolia. The plant itself is native to Australia. Here are some of the many common uses for tea tree oil: Acne Bacterial infections Chickenpox Cold sores Earaches Head … Continue reading Tea Tree: Our Top Product Picks

Behind the brand… Badger Balm

You can’t not love Badger Balm. It all started in ‘Badger’ Bill Whyte’s kitchen and now, despite its popularity, the family owned brand is still true to its natural, organic ingredients and loving ethos. Pass us the Badger Balm – we’re sold. ‘Badger’ Bill Whyte In 1994 ‘Badger’ Bill Whyte owned a small contracting business. During the hard winters, many of the carpenters developed severe … Continue reading Behind the brand… Badger Balm

PHYTO – Natural, Botanical Haircare launched 1965

#natural #botanical #haircare http://www.bathandunwind.com/phyto With clients including the likes of Brigitte Bardot, there’s no denying PHYTO‘s success in bringing natural, botanical hair care to the world. Despite the growing popularity of natural products, there are still a few of us out there who aren’t convinced. This was definitely the case for some of the girls in our office, until PHYTO came in, looked at our hair follicles – we … Continue reading PHYTO – Natural, Botanical Haircare launched 1965

Dr Hauschka’s guide to picking the right mask for your skin

Choosing the right mask for your skin can feel overwhelming when there are so many options out there.  With this in mind, we asked experts in aiding long term healthy and youthful skin, Dr. Hauschka, to give us their guide on choosing which mask is right for you. Dr. Hauschka Skin Care Dr. Hauschka Skin Care was founded in 1967 by Elisabeth Sigmund, a cosmetologist and Dr. … Continue reading Dr Hauschka’s guide to picking the right mask for your skin

Create your own make-up identity with New CID Cosmetics

Make-up can help us to feel like our best selves, be confident even when we’re having a difficult day and it goes a long way to helping us create our own identity too.  New CID‘s founder, Kelly Colman, has created a brand with this in mind and has shared with us what exactly inspired her to work with make-up. Kelly Colman, New CID Cosmetics Founder I believe … Continue reading Create your own make-up identity with New CID Cosmetics

Studio 10’s Top Ten Tips for Flawless Makeup

We’ve ordered our decorations for the Bath & Unwind offices, booked in our Christmas party and we’ve even replaced our weekly cookie order with mince pies. The one thing we’re missing though is party ready skin, so we’ve asked Studio 10 to help us out (and show us how we can cheat our way to radiance!). Read on to discover their top tips for flawless makeup… … Continue reading Studio 10’s Top Ten Tips for Flawless Makeup

Behind the brand… Margaret Dabbs

Return to shop at Bath & Unwind Margaret Dabbs needs no introduction. We all know her brand is the absolute go to for our every hand and foot need.  With this in mind, we decided to find out why she was so inspired to create what is now globally recognised as a brand that provides effective, long lasting anti-ageing for both hands and feet and why, given this, she … Continue reading Behind the brand… Margaret Dabbs

Behind the brand… Thalgo

We spoke with marine-inspired brand, Thalgo, to discover how they have created revolutionary skincare by harnessing the magic of seawater. The story behind Thalgo André Bouclet, a French pharmacist, was passionate about the marine world and convinced it would be the source of great therapeutic and cosmetic discoveries. Supported by the work of René Quinton, a biologist who scientifically established the therapeutic virtues of seawater, Bouclet went on to … Continue reading Behind the brand… Thalgo

Bee Good’s Youth Enhancing Giveaway

Bee Good are kindly giving away a free Youth Enhancing Moisturiser when you spend £20 on their brand.  Find out about the benefits of their top selling trio here before heading over to Bath and Unwind to get yours! An extra (skincare) layer for the colder months Say ‘goodbye’ to sunny summer days and welcome the changing of the clocks, darker nights and chillier days by wrapping … Continue reading Bee Good’s Youth Enhancing Giveaway