Spa Business issue 2 2021

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The ‘revolutionary’ diffuser doesn’t use heat or water


Anna Teal reveals Aromatherapy Associate’s wellbeing home collection

Noella Gabriel introduces Elemis’ retinol substitute British skincare and spa product house Elemis says its new Pro-Collagen Renewal Serum is a gentle, yet visibly effective alternative to traditional retinols. Following years of research, the formula has been created to mimic the clarifying, skin-smoothing results of retinol, all while balancing and protecting moisture levels. Noella Gabriel, Elemis global president and co-founder, explains that the company believes great skin starts with skin health, respecting the skin’s microflora, the lipid barrier and ultimately supporting the skin’s ecosystem. “We’re delivering the results of a retinol while respecting the lipid barrier with a skin-friendly formulation,” she says.

Our at-home collection allows you to create those vital moments of reset we all crave

Revive, De-Stress, Breathe or Forest Therapy – which cost £25 (US$35, €29) for a 10ml bottle. Each fragrance can be used at different times of the day to evoke a variety of moods, in different parts of the house or even depending on what people are doing or who they’re with. “Consumers are looking for new ways to incorporate wellbeing into their lives,” says CEO Anna Teal, adding that “our at-home collection allows you to layer and combine our powerful blends to create a truly 360, multi-sensory

experience – creating those vital moments of reset we all crave”. Four vegan soy wax candles with a burn time of up to 40 hours complete the offering. The potent candles contain the equivalent of up to two bottles of essential oils and cost £48 (US$68, €55) each. keywords:

Aromatherapy Associates


Aromatherapy Associates is building on its heritage of moodenhancing spa treatments by creating at-home products for retail in spas or online – at a time when people are spending more time in their houses than ever before. The centrepiece of the collection is the “revolutionary” Atomiser, sold for £120 (US$170, €139). The portable diffuser doesn’t use water or heat, helping to maintain the oil’s purity and also enabling users to switch blends instantly. There are five 100 per cent pure essential oil blends – Deep Relax,

We’re delivering the results of a retinol while respecting the lipid barrier The serum is infused with a blend of brown algae and red microalgae, along with lucerne and stevia extracts to deliver retinol-like benefits without irritation. keyword:


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