Ecover – lets live clean
May21

Ecover – lets live clean

Veggy Malta zooms onto Ecover, a different way to clean. So lets have a look at what Ecover is calling a clean world revolution. #letsliveclean Ecover is a full range of household and personal care products. You will find dish-washing liquids and tablets,  laundry liquids and powder, fabric softener and stain remover. A full range of household cleaners including oven sprays, window cleaners, bathroom cleaners, limescale removers,...

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Bottega Verde launches vegan range and 100% Natural
Apr30

Bottega Verde launches vegan range and 100% Natural

Veggy Malta went to Bottega Verde to have a look at their new 100% Natural and vegan range. As you know I don’t do many cosmetic and beauty products and for correctness sake one needs to state that I did not try these products out, given in general I don’t use female make-up, but can comment on the product features as stated by the company. The first question I asked was, are Bottega Verde products cruelty free? The answer...

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Bare English & Co – splashing a dash of organic and vegan teas on your lips
Mar12

Bare English & Co – splashing a dash of organic and vegan teas on your lips

Veggy Malta met with Sarah Crockford to talk about Bare English & Co Lip Balm. In short this is an organic, vegan, tea infused lip balm. It is after all still cold, although spring is just round the corner. So what’s the story behind these lip balms? Sarah said that her cousin in Canada (a vegan chemist) started off in the kitchen fiddling about with ingredients. She infused a mix of oils with green and white tea. One tweak...

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Organic and natural hair products range from Natural Health Malta
Feb21

Organic and natural hair products range from Natural Health Malta

Veggy Malta met up with Diane Cassar from Natural Health Malta to discuss organic hair products. Obviously given my blatant lack of hair I didn’t actually try these product ranges. Natural Health Malta has three saloons across the island, in Mellieha, Naxxar and in Hamrun. There use two main brands; Organic Colour systems and Tints of Nature. Organic Colour Systems is a professional salon range, and Tints of Nature is a home use...

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Splat Organic toothpaste – recommended during pregnancy
Feb03

Splat Organic toothpaste – recommended during pregnancy

So I tried the Splat Organic toothpaste. I shifted from my normal toothpaste and started using it. In a couple of weeks, after finishing the tube I will update and tell you if my teeth have whitened as well in the process. For now let me tell you about my immediate reactions after using it for a few days. Clearly (as shown on the packaging) the toothpaste contains natural Aloe Vera. Although technically one is not supposed to swallow...

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Shakti: natural fragrances made from essential oils
Dec09

Shakti: natural fragrances made from essential oils

  Veggy Malta met up with Thea owner of Shakti Natural Perfumes.  In Hindi, Shakti is the concept or personification of divine feminine creative power. It is sometimes referred to as “The Great Divine Mother” in Hinduism. And female creativity is what we have here. Shakti products are made from 100% essential oils. Thus they can be used as deodorants or perfumes. The roll-on tip make them easy to apply and they are stored in an amber...

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Lip Tint Puro Bio from Hames Sensi
Dec02

Lip Tint Puro Bio from Hames Sensi

Veggy Malta met up with Sonia from Hames Sensi. There we talked about two of her products, the Lip Tint Puro Bio and the Lip Gloss Puro Bio, both from the Puro Bio range. So let’s introduce the product. As you can gather Puro Bio is an Italian product. It is Nickel tested, vegan OK and certified organic. So apart from being natural, it does not contain any animal derivatives. The side effect of that is that there is a lesser...

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