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Self Care: What does it mean to The Herball?

‘Make time for quietness and time to truly open your heart and mind, love the trees, the plants, the river, the other humans’. - Ram Dass Self-care has been a phrase used lots recently, what does it mean to us? Self-care is a very simple principle of looking after or taking care of oneself, the development of practices that can easily be infused into daily life to promote, resilience, wellness, pleasure and health. Giving us the strength and ability to perform optimally as living breathing biological and spiritual beings.  Health – from the Old English word hælþ meaning wholeness, of being whole, sound or well Self-care practices are simple rituals and activations of activities that help to maintain our vitality, health and wellbeing....

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Seasonal Bundle #3: Whole body cleanse and nourish bundle

It gives us great pleasure in presenting the third of our self-care seasonal bundles, featuring a heavenly combination of our Rose & Melissa Soap, Damascena Hand & Body Lotion and Tuberose & Lotus Balm. Combined for the ultimate whole body self-care ritual, feel cleansed, moisturised, deeply nourished and smelling intoxicatingly beautiful from top to toe this winter.  Rose & Melissa Soap A celebration of two of our favourite plants, Melissa officinalis and Rosa damascena, combined with the ultra moisturising properties of freshly pressed argan and hemp seed oils, to cleanse and nourish hands, body and hair.  Beautiful in the bath, shower or sink deeply hydrating and cleansing, it will make your entire body feel restored and smelling fresh and invigorated. ...

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THE HERBALL'S SEASONAL GIFT GUIDE

Now more than ever it’s a time for us to look after one another, the winter months offer us time and space for self-care and to create beautiful simple rituals for ourselves and our loved ones. We tend to spend more time inside and transitioning from one extreme environment to another, so it’s a good time to keep the skin super nourished, protected and moisturised whilst keeping our souls uplifted with sensual and heavenly natural fragrances. 

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THE SENSUAL CLEANSE AND HYDRATE BUNDLE

We are delighted to present to you the first of our self-care seasonal bundles, featuring a dream paring of our Rose & Melissa Soap and Damascena Hand & Body Lotion. Designed and paired to leave your skin cleansed, refreshed, beautifully moisturised and heavenly scented during the winter months. 

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Aquilaria sinensis

For this journal piece we wanted to delve a little deeper into the world of Aquilaria sinensis (agarwood or oud) extraction on a commercial scale and understand more about the processes involved. We are delighted to share a discussion with our friend and collaborator Jeff Zeng from Yuzhi Oud. Yuzhi Oud have planted over 400,000 Aquilaria trees over 350 hectares in Hainan and Guangdong in China with the support of over 100 local farmers and the collaboration of local families and communities. Yuzhi are championing the sustainable production of oud oil on a commercial scale. Jeff can you please tell us a little more about Yuzhi Oud, when did the project start and why?  Yuzhi Oud is a family oud business started by...

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