Summer Skin Care with Urban Veda

Urban Veda Body Scrubs

Curated in line with Ayurvedic principles, Urban Veda’s range of scrubs and moisturisers have been naturally formulated to suit specific skin types and add a bit of luxury to your bath time regime. From radiance boosting scrubs to purifying body lotions that are perfect for healing and hydrating your skin, these exfoliators and moisturisers will ensure that your skin stays refreshed, healthy and glowing, all throughout the summer.

Reviving Body Scrub (AED 85)

Packed with gentle complexion-enhancing organic extracts and flower waters, this body scrub supports healthy cell turnover with natural milled seed particles. The omega-rich bio-oils contained in the product also help to pamper and preserve your skin’s natural moisture balance.

Reviving Body Lotion (AED 95)

Enhanced with Ayurvedic oils, this body lotion helps to preserve and improve your skin’s hydration. While the omega-rich bio-oils and organic extracts contained in the product combine with collagen-boosting botanicals and aromatic essential oils to preserve and improve hydration, the nutrient-rich flower waters help to replenish and revive soulless skin.

Radiance Body Scrub (AED 85)

Composed of plant-based cleansers, botanical extracts and aromatic essential oils, the Radiance Body Scrub is ideal for cleansing and boosting overall radiance. The brightening botanicals and superfruits infusion contained in this body scrub combines with natural exfoliants to buff away dead skin cells, while collagen boosting and skin softening extracts hydrate and replenish your skin.

Radiance Body Lotion (AED 95)

The key Ayurvedic collagen-boosting ingredients and antioxidant-rich superfruits contained in this hydrating body lotion work in synergy to enhance overall skin tone and radiance. With its creamy formula, this lotion is capable of locking in moisture as well as repair and replenishes dry and dull skin

Purifying Body Scrub (AED 85)

Enriched with antibacterial cold-pressed neem oil, astringent wild mint and healing Mediterranean Cypres, this body scrub is equipped to deeply cleanse blemish-prone skin. Harnessing the mildly abrasive natural exfoliants of pumice and crushed walnut shell powder, this scrub is completely microbead-free and has the perfect texture to buff away dead skin cells to reveal fresher-looking skin.

Purifying Body Lotion (AED 95)

Formulated to moisturise skin whilst delivering an influx of vitamin and omega-rich botanical ingredients to the skin, the Purifying Body Lotion is infused with cold-pressed neem oil and hydrating, antioxidant-rich extracts to nourish and revitalise oily and acne-prone skin. The light-weight formula of the product ensures that its easily absorbed into your skin with out leaving any sticky residue.

Soothing Body Scrub (AED 85)

Packed with antioxidants to protect against environmental pollutants and support healthy skin cell renewal, this body exfoliator leaves sensitive skin de-stressed, balanced and calm. Massage in to stimulate circulation and de-stress aggravated skin.

Soothing Body Lotion (AED 95)

Specially formulated for tight and dry skin, this easily absorbable sandalwood based Soothing Body Lotion is perfect to calm and protect dry skin. The irritation-relieving myrrh, blemish-healing orange, hydration-preserving palmarosa and harmonising ylang ylang, work together to de-stress aggravated skin and helps to diminish the appearance of redness and inflammation.

The full Urban Veda range is available at Ripe Store, Spinney’s, Waitrose, Lulu Al Barsha, Mawasim, Bio Organic across the UAE, Whites KSA and online at

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Introducing the new Intensive Body Exfoliant infused with activated charcoal from Grown Alchemist


Activated charcoal powder is known to give you a flawless complexion as it helps in drawing out dirt, bacteria and other micro-particles from the surface of the skin. Combined with this skin purifying benefits of activated charcoal, the Grown Alchemist’s new Intensive Body Exfoliant- Inca Inchi, Pumice, Activated Charcoal is formulated to transform the texture of your skin whilst enhancing its appearance with a radiant glow, thereby making it a must-have summer skincare essential.

Perfect for deeply cleansing the skin all over your body, this invigorating and detoxifying organic body scrub also contains volcanic fine pumice granules, which works to gently remove dead cells and make skin feel more soft and supple. Other potent ingredients such as the Inca Inchi helps in initiating the inside-out rotation of skin cells, thereby transforming skin texture and leaving it looking clearer and more evenly toned. This intense body scrub is ideal for use as a body mask and can be left on your skin for 5- 10 minutes, before rinsing off. This helps in increasing the hydration level of your skin and in breaking down cellulite deposits. For best results, follow with an intensely hydrating body moisturiser, such as the Intensive Body Cream from Grown Alschemist.

Suitable for all skin types, this intense body scrub is especially effective for oily or acne-prone skin type.

Grown Alchemist’s Intensive Body Exfoliant (Exfoliant- Inca Inchi, Pumice, Activated Charcoal) is priced at AED 250 products and is available for purchase from Harvey Nichols Dubai, Bloomingdales, and For more information, please visit

FarmHouse Fresh introduces natural and gluten free shower range

Farmhouse fresh has introduced their natural and gluten free shower range to turn your shower into an at home spa-like experience. Their body wash, bubble bath and soap can do more than just cleanse your skin, this is because all the products are made from natural, vegan and gluten free ingredients such as Green Tea and Sodium PCA- a skin-identical ingredient with high natural moisturizing factor which can hold its weight several times in water, helping reduce the loss of moisture through evaporation.
The range includes the Whoopie Body wash/Bubble bath and Front Porch Punch Shea Butter Soap which will leave you smelling fresh and feeling rejuvenated all day long.

FarmHouse Fresh_ Front Porch Punch Soap_ AED 59Front Porch Punch Shea Butter Soap- AED 59
Scrumptious Lathering

This creamy, lather-filled Shea butter soap bar is 97% natural and brightly scented with summer’s juiciest pleasures. Front Porch Punch soap includes a mix of peach, melon, strawberry and grapefruit essences. Front Porch Punch soap is sold as a large 5.2 oz. individual bar, wrapped in gingham paper.
FarmHouse Fresh_ Whoopie body wash_ AED 97.50

The Whoopie Body Wash- AED 99
or bubble bath contains aloe and vitamin E

This whipped, creamy body wash is a dream to shower with! It bubbles without sulfates, while moisturizing and leaving behind the delectable fresh-baked whoopie pie scent. Made with Aloe, vitamin E and a blend of extracts that calm sensitive skin including Green Tea, Chamomile, and Arnica Montana Flower. Nourishing Green Tea extract is loaded with polyphenols and anti-inflammatory properties for delicate skin tissue.

FarmHouse Fresh products are available for purchase in Westin Habtoor City, Westin Mina Seyahi, De La Mer Spa in Jumeirah and Heart and soul Spa, Al Barari.

The Shower Tower SOAPENIR, contains a skin superfood ingredient to protect your skin during summer

Shower tower**The soap that has superfood powers**

During the hot summer months your skin changes and can suffer from many conditions caused by the weather change. The world’s first SOAPENIR from The Shower Tower Company is made from 100% natural ingredients, including organic Shea butter, which is a skin superfood and will feed your skin with the necessary vitamins to keep it soft and smooth all summer long.

Shea butter is a superfood that comes from the seeds of the Shea tree. In its raw form, Shea butter is high in vitamin A, E and F, all of which have great skin benefits; Vitamin A encourages healthy cell production, Vitamin E blocks free radicals from damaging the skin and supports with anti-aging, whilst Vitamin F works to keep skin young and supple. Shea butter also contains a natural UV protection against sun damage and harmful rays. Applying Shea butter daily to your skin will provide the cells with natural fatty acids that are essential for collagen production. Shea butter also soothes irritated skin, reduces inflammation, and will hydrate severally dehydrated skin.

The Shower Tower SOAPENIR is made from 100% natural Shea butter, making it the perfect product to feed your skin daily in the shower or the tub. So it’s time to butter up and feed your skin with this superfood! This key ingredient is what makes our soap so soapy, offering a rich lather that you can feel coating and protecting your skin. After your shower, your skin will feel so nourished that additional moisturising can be skipped!

The Shower Tower retails for AED 95 and can be ordered online by visiting or at outlets such as Love Shop Pray, O Concept Store and Dubai Loves. The Shower Tower currently has a special Ramadan greeting sleeve, making it the perfect gift for loved ones.

New Beauty Launch: Sweet Inspirations Range from Zoella


Zoella launches their Sweet Inspirations beauty range in the UAE and it is almost good enough to eat. With nourishing ingredients, such as almond oil, cacao and honey, these scrummy scented bath and skincare range are equipped to leave your skin feeling totally irresistible and soft.

Double Crème Body Cream (AED 49)

Treat yourself to a dollop of indulgence with this sweetly nourishing macaroon scented body cream. Enriched with nourishing sweet almond oil, cacao and honey it will leave your skin feeling beautifully soft, silky and smelling totally irresistible.

Bath Latte (AED 59)

Indulge in this deliciously scented, creamy bath and shower milk. Enriched with nourishing sweet almond, cacao and honey, it will leave your skin feeling beautifully soft, silky and smelling totally irresistible. Your skin will love you a latte.

Sugar Dip Scented Bath Salt Granules (AED 59)

Lie back, relax and indulge in this irresistibly sweet macaroon scented bath salts and melt all your troubles away.

Sweet Inspirations Fragranced Body Mist (AED 69)

Inspired by the scrummy scent of sweet macaroons, this deliciously chic fragrance will leave you smelling totally irresistible.

Le Fizz Fragranced Bath Fizzer (AED 49)

This irresistible macaroon scented fizz bar will transform your bath into an indulgent experience. All you need to do is lie back, relax and enjoy.

The Sweet Inspirations Range will launch in the region in December 2016 and will be available for purchase at Virgin Megastores, and on For more information, please visit

Nourish your hair and body with Human+Kind’s Multi-tasking duo

While travelling during the holidays, multi-tasking beauty products can be your best companion as they save both, money and luggage space.  And the 2 in 1 Shampoo + Bodywash from the natural Irish brand, Human+Kind, are tailored to suit your hair and skin care needs with its natural and gentle ingredients.

Made from 100 percent natural ingredients such as Shea Butter, Aloe Vera, Avocado oil and more, these shampoo + body wash and conditioners are designed to gently cleanse and nourish your hair and skin.

Shampoo and Bodywash- Dry (AED 49)


This shampoo is perfect for those who feel that their hair is lacking lustre and feels dry and dull. Infused with Sweet Orange Oil, the Shampoo and Bodywash for Dry hair gently cleans and soothes dry scalps and nourishes the hair follicles. It also contains sunflower oil to inject moisture and leave hair soft, shiny and manageable.

Conditioner- Dry (AED 49)


The perfect solution to hair that needs a dose of intense moisture after shampooing, the Dry Conditioner contains Shea Butter, Avocado Oil and Sunflower Oil to add moisture to distressed tresses. Meadowfoam Seed Oil and Lupine Seed extract will also add an abundance of shine and volume.

Shampoo and Bodywash- All Hair Types (AED 49)


With grapefruit to cleanse and refresh the scalp, this 2-in-1 product goes the extra mile with Hops extract for its softening properties. Using it as a body wash also leaves the skin feeling refreshed and tingling.

Conditioner- All Hair Types (AED 49)


This conditioner contains extracts of Oryza Saliva (Rice Bran/Germ Oil) and Humulus Lupulus (Hops) to promote healthy hair and add softness without weighing it down. For the ultimate silky, smooth locks leave the product on for two minutes before rinsing off.

Shampoo and Bodywash- Sensitive (49 AED)


With a gentle formula that includes Calendula extract, this shampoo and body wash helps in soothing and comforting sensitive skin and scalp while leaving skin and hair gently cleansed and healthy. It also contains Aloe Vera and Marshmallow Root extract to help detangle hair and add shine.

Conditioner- Sensitive (49 AED)


Formulated using gentle and natural ingredients this 2-in-1 conditioner helps to soothe sensitive scalps and helps to nourish while also adding shine to the hair.

Human + Kind products are available in Spinneys, Waitrose, Boots the Pharmacy, United Pharmacies, Organic Foods & Café, as well as online through Mini Exchange and

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Give dull skin a new lease of life with Human+Kind 3-in- 1 Body Scrub


** Award winning all-natural skincare brand have all you need to get a radiant glow **

With the change in seasons, fierce air conditioning and day to day stress our skin can look lacklustre and a little dull. It is important to switch up our skincare regime as temperatures change so we can get the best looking skin possible.

Natural Irish skincare brand Human+Kind are on a mission to revive dull skin and restore a radiant glow with their 3-in1 Body Scrub. Not only does it gently exfoliate dead skin cells, it stimulates circulation leaving skin glowing and smooth. Simply massage onto damp skin and rub in circular motions to wake up tired, rough skin and say hello to a more radiant you. Added moisturisers will also leave skin feeling silky smooth and visibly improved.

The 3-in- 1 Body Scrub retails for AED 65.

Human + Kind products are available in Spinneys, Waitrose, Boots the Pharmacy, United Pharmacies, Organic Foods & Café, as well as online through and Mini Exchange.

To learn more about the story of the Human+Kind brand, log on to

Revitalize your skin. Introducing Jonhsons®new vita-Rich with Grapeseed Oil

Making women look and feel at their natural best has been a long-standing mission for JOHNSON’S® Body Care. Our Vita-Rich range has taken the replenishing, brightening, soothing and smoothing benefits of effective ingredients like raspberry, pomegranate, rose water and papaya to create skin-loving formulations that restore lost moisture and essential nutrients, leaving the skin looking healthy, and feeling beautifully soft.

Today, JOHNSON’S® Vita-Rich reveals a NEW addition to the range: the Vita-Rich Revitalizing Body Care formulated with grapeseed oil. Packed with vitamins D, C and E, extremely rich in essential fatty acids and beta-carotene, phyto-nutrients and anti-oxidants, yet light, easily absorbed, and gentle on the skin, grapeseed oil is the beauty industry’s latest best-kept secret.

JOHNSON’S® Vita-Rich Revitalizing Body Care captures the simple goodness of grapeseed oil in a range of products that leave skin looking naturally younger, healthy and luminous, and feeling firmer and toned.

JOHNSON’S® Vita-Rich Revitalizing Body Wash: formulated with the goodness of grapeseed oil and moisturizing glycerin, this body wash cleanses your skin perfectly, getting rid of all impurities, while also hydrating. Grapeseed contains Vitamin E which acts as an exfoliate, removing dead skin cells to reveal healthy and smooth skin. The thick foamy lather will give you a sparkling fresh after-shower feel, and your skin will get instant freshness and glow.
JOHNSON’S® Vita-Rich Revitalizing Body Soap: prepared with grapeseed extract and enriched with moisturizing glycerin this is more than a normal soap bar!  It benefits from the phyto-nutrients of grapes, which have anti-oxidants and anti-inflammation qualities to cleanse and protect your skin thoroughly. Enjoy the goodness of grapeseed extract and feel the positive protective and hydrating impact on your skin!

JOHNSON’S® Vita-Rich Revitalizing Body Lotion: enriched with skin loving grapeseed oil and moisturizing glycerin. Grapeseed extract contains vitamin E that helps retain the moisture and soften the skin for much longer. This luscious Vita-Rich lotion boosts skin’s hydration, delivering 24hr moisture for all-day softness.

JOHNSON’S® Vita-Rich Revitalizing Body Cream: created with grapeseed oil and intense moisturizers. The Vitamin C found in the grapeseed extract helps in collagen formation and adds to the strength, firmness and toning of the skin. This silky body cream goes beyond hydration to help reverse the dry and dull appearance of skin, and restore the look of youth.JOHNSON’S® Revitalizing Vita-Rich range is available at leading modern convenience stores, hyper-markets and pharmacies across the GCC.

Price Information:
JOHNSON’S® Vita-Rich Revitalizing Body Wash retails at AED 10.58 (250ml) and AED 15.18 (400ml).
JOHNSON’S® Vita-Rich Revitalizing Bar Soap retails at AED 2.57 (125g)
JOHNSON’S® Vita-Rich Revitalizing Body Lotion retails at AED 14.10 (250ml) and AED 18.58 (400ml).

JOHNSON’S® Vita-Rich Revitalizing Body Cream retails at AED 16.37 (200ml)

Restore what nature takes with JOHNSON’S® Vita-Rich

You might not realize it, but winter months can leave your skin a little worse for wear: dull, dry and flaky all over, rough at the elbows and knees! Spring is the perfect time to treat yourself to a skincare reboot, and moisturisation from head to toes is the key.
Trust JOHNSON’S® Vita-Rich to restore what nature takes from your skin!  Our skin-loving formulations paired with our philosophy of simple-goodness replenish the moisture that was lost, restore essential nutrients, and leave your skin looking healthy, smelling great and feeling beautifully soft. Look and feel at your natural best!
JOHNSON’S® Vita-Rich range of body lotions are delightfully scented and packed with carefully chosen intense moisturizers and natural extracts that will restore the moisture and nourishment your skin needs to give you that healthy look and feel. Pick your favorite:
Ø  JOHNSON’S® Vita-Rich Smoothing Body Lotion: enriched with skin loving papaya extract and nourishing shea butter. Papaya has long been known to be a natural exfoliate and a popular ingredient in home remedies for skin toning. With these extracts, this luscious Vita-Rich lotion actively hydrates and makes your skin smooth.
Ø  JOHNSON’S® Vita-Rich Soothing Body Lotion: infused with skin loving rose water and nourishing shea butter. Rose water has traditionally been a staple in Middle Eastern households, used as a popular ingredient in soothing beauty home remedies. This pearly rose-scented body lotion will soothe your senses while actively hydrating your skin.
Ø  JOHNSON’S® Vita-Rich Brightening Body Lotion: formulated with skin loving pomegranate extract and nourishing shea butter. Pomegranates are high in antioxidants and other naturals that have become a popular ingredient in home recipes for their unique deep skin moisturizing and beautifying abilities. This creamy nourishing formula actively hydrates and helps to brighten your skin.
Ø  JOHNSON’S® Vita-Rich Replenishing Body Lotion: infused with skin loving natural raspberry extract and nourishing shea butter. Raspberry extracts are often used in organic hydrating creams to calm, tone and give your skin a natural glow and bounce! This rich velvety formula with its long-lasting berry fragrance actively helps to replenish dry skin.
JOHNSON’S® Vita-Rich body lotions are made with rich moisturizers like shea butter and glycerin that provide your skin with effective 24hr moisture, without compromising the smooth consistency that makes application easy and fast-absorbing. For best results, apply your favorite Vita-Rich lotion right after showering, while skin is still damp, to really lock in the moisture.
JOHNSON’S® Vita-Rich range is also available in body wash and bar soaps at leading modern convenience stores, hyper-markets and pharmacies across the GCC.
JOHNSON’S® Vita-Rich body lotions retail at AED 14.81 (250ml) and AED 19.95 (400ml).

Revere The Skin You’re In With Rahua – The Gift From The Amazon Rainfores

Silky, luxurious and deeply nourishing, delve into the delights of Rahua Body Lotion and find out what it can do for you.

A blend of three magical ingredients, The Rahua Body Lotion moisturises and nourishes, leaving skin softly gilded with oils sourced from deep within the Amazon rainforest:
  • Rahua  Ungurahua: An omega-9 rich oil which banishes taught, dehydrated skin leaving it soft to the touch
  • Sacha Inchi : A plant-derived Amazonian oil with omega-3, which promotes moisture levels whilst adorning skin with a look of youthful elasticity
  • Organic Quinoa: An organic plant-based  superfood, high in protein ,which deeply moisturises and softens skin
This antioxidant rich formula helps skin maintain elasticity while delivering a potent punch of goodness, without the need for toxins or chemicals.
Available in a 7 fl oz/200 ml size priced at AED 285, The Rahua Body Lotion is:
  • 100% natural
  • Organic
  • Gluten-free
  • Vegan
The Rahua Collection is available in Harvey Nichols, House of Fraser, Yas Island, Posh by Feryal at The Burj al Arab and Address Downtown, Make-Up Etc, Salam Department Stores in WAFI and Al Ain and online at  Visit to discover more.