Category: Natural & Organic

Centella Asiatica

You may not be immediately familiar with Centella Asiatica (or its pseudonyms Asiatic pennywort and Gotu Kola) but be prepared to get to know it better. More commonly known as centella, this herbaceous perennial plant has been used in traditional wound-healing and anti-inflammatory preparations for centuries in its native Asia. With edible leaves, centella has… Read more »

New Lakota Natural Pain Relievers

Since 2000, Lakota Herbs has been offering natural alternatives to conventional medicines. Founded by a father and son team of farmers from Northern British Columbia, Canada, Lakota has been formulating products rooted in traditional medicine and made with natural ingredients to relieve joint, muscle, back and arthritis pain. White willow bark, yucca root, devil’s claw… Read more »

Urine In Your Skin Care

We’ve come across our fair share of unlikely-sounding skin care treatments, like nightingale poo, bee venom and snail slime, but this latest tops them all: urine. Yes, that’s right, urine. Amazingly, urine therapy, or urotherapy, is not a new trend, despite becoming a topic of conversation as consumers look for ever-more natural alternatives to commercial… Read more »

Matcha: Good for the Body, Good for the Skin

The trend towards green and natural lifestyle choices continues, and if you’ve ever had a cup of matcha tea, then you’ll know that, literally, there’s nothing more “green” than this power-packed powdered tea. Grown in the shade, matcha’s tea leaves are forced to overproduce chlorophyll, thus producing its very bright, very intense green color. This… Read more »

Dr Hauschka Skin Care

Dr.Hauschka Skin Care is a premium skin care range manufactured by WALA Heilmittel GmbH in Germany.  WALA was established in 1935 by Dr. Rudolf Hauschka, who started producing WALA Medicines, now encompassing aound 1000 different treatments for a  range of acute and chronic diseases. The Dr Hauschka brand was introduced in 1967. Today, Dr Hauschka delivers certified Natural… Read more »