Ethical pampering with Aveda
Aveda is one of the world’s top eco-conscious hair and skincare brands that strives to connect beauty, environment and well-being. Founded in 1978 by Horst Rechelbacher, a pioneer of holistic beauty and environmental campaigner, Aveda offers a wide range of products made with aromatic essential and botanical oils. It’s a brand that’s foundations lie with nurturing the world we live in while producing products, giving back to society and setting the bench mark for environmental responsibility around the world.
A-Veda means “all-knowledge” in Sanskrit and the brands roots stem from Ayurveda. Ayurveda is the ancient healing art of India, thought to be the oldest, and practices the idea that the essence of natural elements (infinity, air, fire, water and earth) are found in all living things. Ayurveda translates as ‘The Science of Life’. It aims to restore balance by creating harmony within an individual and the environment.
Aveda has many ethical and sustainable values that make them unique:
- They don’t test on animals, Aveda is 100% cruelty free
- They use natural products wherever possible, so no nasty chemicals
- They are the first beauty brand to manufacture products suing 100% wind power
- They also use package their products using 100% recycled materials
All of Aveda’s products are formulated using professional, certified organic flower and plant based ingredients that are used globally in salons by stylists and therapists all over the world. The brand brings beauty professionals botanical products that are not only good for them and their clients, but the Earth and its communities too. Aveda salons are the go-to destination for treatments such as their well-known head and shoulder massage and top-grade beauty products such as their cult favourite Thickening and Volumizing Tonic Sprays.
Come and meet some of Aveda Oxford’s team at FitFest Oxford on June 15thwhere they will be offering a range of treatments including dry styling, facials, hand massages and more! Book tickets now athttp://fitfestoxford.com/tickets/.