Pure Beauty Awards – Natural & Organic

The Pure Beauty Awards 2014 celebrates the best in beauty – the most efficacious, exciting and innovative products launched over the past 12 months

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Best new NATURAL product

Seascape Soothe Sleep Oil

  • Seascape’s Sleep Oil is made with 100% natural essential oils and has a delicate lavender scent to induce an aura of calmness and serenity.
  • The golden liquid with roller ball applicator can be applied to the pillow, sheet or pulse points to soothe the senses and enable the user to gently drift off to sleep.
  • All products in Seascape’s Soothe range are fragranced with pregnancy safe essential oils.

The Konjac Sponge Company Range

  • A range of plant fibre cleansing and exfoliating sponges that leave skin looking more radiant with refined pores.
  • The sponges have a unique cellular structure that gently cleanses with or without additional cleansers and gives a soothing massage, stimulating blood flow and encouraging healthy cell renewal.
  • The range is vegan and cruelty-free, and all sponges can be composted after use.

Burt's Bees Hydrating lip balm with Coconut & PEAR

  • Creamy coconut and juicy pear combine in this 100% natural lip balm, which leaves lips feeling soft and replenished with pear extract, moisturising coconut oil, softening shea butter and beeswax.
  • It hydrates, replenishes and softens lips, and is free from petrochemicals, phthalates, parabens and SLS.
  • This lip balm should be applied liberally as often as needed, particularly in dry, cold or windy conditions.

ZEEN Face & Body Oil

  • The argan oil in Zeen Face & Body Oil is handmade by local Berber women in rural villages in Morocco, using methods dating back centuries.
  • Bursting with twice the amount of vitamin E found in olive oil and rich in the essential fatty acids, omegas 3, 6 and 9, the oil nourishes skin intensely, leaving it hydrated, smooth and soft. It also helps to improve the appearance of scars, stretch marks and skin problems like eczema and psoriasis.
  • High levels of antioxidants fight free radicals and damage from harsh weather and pollution.

Bee Good Honey & Wild Flax Daily Moisturiser

  • A high performance daily moisturiser for normal/combination skin that hydrates, nourishes and protects skin.
  • Includes moisturising British wild flower honey; antiseptic and antioxidant British propolis; natural source vitamin E to help prevent free radical damage; and protective British wild flax oil.
  • All Bee Good products are free from parabens, synthetic colour, mineral oil, silicone and SLS/SLES, and include British bee ingredients.

Botanicals Calming Body Lotion

  • This pure and natural body lotion helps to soothe skin and supports its natural elasticity by replenishing essential moisture lost during hair removal.
  • Extracts of calming marigold and aloe vera are blended with soothing lavender and antiseptic tea tree to create a lotion suitable for all skin types.
  • Its formula of 90% organic ingredients is certified by the Soil Association and can be used daily to keep skin soft and supple. It also helps to prevent ingrown hairs.

UrbanVeda Purifying Day Cream

  • This cream has a light, hydrating formula of detoxifying botanicals like cold-pressed pure neem oil, healing witch hazel and refreshing spearmint, with powerful antioxidants bearberry and black mulberry.
  • Purifying Day Cream works in synergy with collagen-boosting extracts to fight free radicals and support healthy cell renewal.
  • It is intended for those concerned about wrinkles and expression lines as well as those suffering from spots or blemishes.

tropic Superfood Hand Therapy

  • This citrus-scented age-defying treatment for hands, nails and cuticles is supercharged with nourishing vitamins and fruit and vegetable extracts to protect and repair skin.
  • It contains olive squalane to replenish elasticity lost through the ageing process; mango butter to hydrate without leaving a greasy residue; oatmeal infusion to soothe and nourish; and papaya extract to improve skin tone and texture.
  • The formula is vegan, natural and cruelty-free.

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Best new ORGANIC product

OCC Conscience Clear Tan

  • OCC’s rapid, quick drying and odourless formula offers a natural sunless tan that works to boost natural skin tone and give a flawless colour.
  • In shades Light, Medium and Dark, the formula is free from parabens and toxins and is enriched with certified organic ingredients sourced from the Swiss Alps, which nourish skin and help give a guaranteed flawless tan.
  • Best results develop up to eight hours after application, with the tan fading gradually. Key ingredients include natural extracts from the artemisia plant, masterwort and butterfly bush, to moisturise, renew skin and give a natural glow.

Yours Truly Organics Fix Me! Repairing Serum

  • This serum is formulated to repair damage caused by blemishes and to regulate sebum production in oily skin types.
  • Enriched with oat kernel, it smoothes, repairs and tightens skin and reduces inflammation caused by blemishes with sesame seed extract and saw palmetto.
  • Yours Truly Organics products are certified organic by Ecocert, cruelty-free certified by BUAV and approved by the Vegetarian Society.

Therapi Orange Blossom Honey Gel Cleanser

  • Soil Association-certified Orange Blossom Gel Cleanser has been carefully formulated with lots of honey to naturally cleanse the skin and remove impurities without stripping it of natural oils.
  • Yucca, the product’s natural plant-based cleansing ingredient, provides effective cleansing, doesn’t strip the skin and barely foams.
  • Honey, a natural skin purifier, healer and humectant, is the key ingredient in the Therapi range.


  • Ishga is an anti-ageing skin care range combining the natural resources of the Scottish Hebrides with locally sourced, nutrient-rich and sustainably harvested seaweed.
  • The luxury organic retail products harness the vitamins, minerals, trace elements and amino acids from the key ingredient.
  • The mineral-rich extract is blended with organic ingredients and essential oils. Ingredients used to nourish, hydrate and protect the skin include cucumber extract, macadamia, jojoba, thistle oil, Hebridean sea salt, aloe vera and lemon peel.

Inner-Soul Organics Scandinavian Decadence Bath and Body Scrub

  • This scrub contains blend of organic pure sea salt and extracts from Scandinavian fruits, plants and flowers.
  • The invigorating salt scrub is 100% natural, 98% organic and can be massaged directly onto wet skin or added to hot bath water for a detoxifying soak.
  • Pure organic sea salt unblocks pores and removes toxins and dead skin cells, while virgin coconut, rosehip and Arctic oat nourish skin with vitamins A,C, E and omegas 3 and 9, and provide long lasting hydration.

Neal’s Yard Frankincense Intense Cream

  • Frankincense Intense harnesses the powerful stem cells from the gardenia plant together with a synergised three-peptide complex to provide multiple levels of collagen production.
  • The cream is clinically proven to reduce lines and wrinkles, firm the skin, boost plumpness and give instant and lasting hydration.
  • The plant stem cell technology supports Neal’s Yard Remedies’ no-compromise ethos, providing a highly sustainable way to harness the power of plants, which are all non-GMO, eco-friendly and help to preserve bio-diversity.

DGJ Organics HairJuice Clarifying Shampoo

  • DGJ Organics HairJuice Clarifying Shampoo is designed to revive lifeless and limp hair from years of harsh treatment.
  • Sodium and sulphate-free, it helps hair to maintain its natural moisture balance.
  • With mandarin essential oils and rose extracts, it gently removes everyday build up from product and hard water, and restores shine and vitality.

One Love Organics Chia Whip

  • Chia Whip is a luxuriously lathering organic foam cleanser that thoroughly removes dirt, excess oil and make-up, while pampering skin with organic chia oil, organic aloe vera and rosemary extract.
  • This pure, fragrance-free cleansing foam washes away impurities in a sea of bubbles without stripping or dehydrating the skin.
  • Chia is an edible seed native to Mexico and southwest USA with remarkable beneficial properties; with high levels of anti-inflammatory omega-3 fatty acids, antioxidants, proteins, vitamins and minerals, it reduces trans-epidermal water loss and increases skin barrier function.

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