Spa Business - ishga: Ishga phases out plastic packaging for eco-friendly alternative
17 Sep 2019 Spa Business: uniting the world of wellness
 
 
HOME
JOBS
NEWS
FEATURES
PRODUCTS
FREE DIGITAL SUBSCRIPTION
PRINT SUBSCRIPTION
ADVERTISE
CONTACT US
Sign up for FREE ezine
Product news

22 Aug 2019

Ishga phases out plastic packaging for eco-friendly alternative

Supplier: ishga
More ishga details


Ishga phases out plastic packaging for eco-friendly alternative

Ishga's new packaging is 100 per cent recyclable while maintaining the brand's luxurious aesthetic
Ishga, a luxury skincare brand specialising in organic seaweed products, has announced plans to
completely phase out its plastic packaging, replacing it with sustainable alternatives. in a bid to
reduce the amount of plastic waste entering the oceans.

The brand, which is certified organic by the Soil Association in line with COSMOS standards, carried out a comprehensive review of its products, packaging and manufacturing processes in 2018, and is now implementing changes in the company based on the results.

The first phase will see new product launches, including the Uplifting Body Spray and the Hydrating Hand Cream, packaged in 100 per cent recyclable materials, with frosted glass bottles with aluminum caps, atomiser sprays and dispensers.

Ishga will also replace the the plastic jars, used to house its Anti-Oxidant Marine Cream, Exfoliating Face Mask, Hebridean Sea Salt Scrub and Men's Marine Cream, with frosted glass jars with aluminium lids. The new packaging is 100 per cent recyclable while maintaining the brand's luxurious aesthetic.

The brand, which sustainably sources and produces its products in the Scottish Hebrides, will also phase out the use of laminated product boxes and has eliminated the use of latex gloves, wet wipes and bubble wrap in its manufacturing processes, replacing them with biodegradable gloves, shredded paper and biodegrable wet wipes.

The company has also stopped using plastic buckets, used to house its professional range, trading them in for biodegradable paper bags.



Product news
Babor partners with Canyon Ranch at Sea to create ultimate spa experience   16 Sep 2019

Babor partners with Canyon Ranch at Sea to create ultimate spa experience

Results-driven skincare brand Babor has announced an exclusive partnership with Canyon Ranch at Sea with Celebrity Cruises.

Biologique Recherche: 40 years of passion   08 Sep 2019

Biologique Recherche: 40 years of passion

Biologique Recherche was founded by a family of passionate skincare experts.

Elemis expands Pro-Collagen Rose range with new facial oil   29 Aug 2019

Elemis expands Pro-Collagen Rose range with new facial oil

Elemis has developed a new facial oil infused with 17 varieties of rose that claims to reduce the appearance of wrinkles, and give the skin a smooth, fresh-looking appearance.

Ishga phases out plastic packaging for eco-friendly alternative   22 Aug 2019

Ishga phases out plastic packaging for eco-friendly alternative

Ishga, a luxury skincare brand specialising in organic seaweed products, has announced plans to completely phase out its plastic packaging, replacing it with sustainable alternatives.

Vital Tech's Nuage makes infratherapy accessible   21 Aug 2019

Vital Tech's Nuage makes infratherapy accessible

Vital Tech, a developer of infratherapy spa equipment, has developed an infrared lounger boasting a host of physical and mental health benefits.

Knesko masks tap into gemstone energy   20 Aug 2019

Knesko masks tap into gemstone energy

Skincare brand Knesko has launched two hydrogel collagen masks to combat environmental damage to the skin using semi-precious gemstones as active ingredients.

Noel Asmar wins ISPA award for new Athleisure uniforms   19 Aug 2019

Noel Asmar wins ISPA award for new Athleisure uniforms

The Noel Asmar group, a lifestyle brand specialising in uniforms for spa therapists, has been honoured in the 2019 ISPA Innovate Awards for its Athleisure uniforms

Elemis' Ultra Smart mask reduces water loss and seals in moisture   15 Aug 2019

Elemis' Ultra Smart mask reduces water loss and seals in moisture

Luxury product house Elemis has launched a new face mask that is designed to protect the skin's moisture barrier.

Company details

ishga

The Hebrides has some of the cleanest waters in the world where we sustainably hand harvest the seaweed to produce a 100% organic ingredient for our Skincare range.

ishga
Visit website

More ishga details



in this issue

• Gym Group to roll out small box model
• DW Fitness First 'blurs the boundaries'
• LFB museum given 2023 opening date



Spa jobs




Beauty Therapist
Salary: Competitive
Location: Dunblane, UK
Company: Hilton
Salon Manager
Salary: Competitive
Location: London, UK
Company: Strip Wax Bar & Boutique
Spa Therapist
Salary: Up to £11.83 per hour (including annual leave)
Location: Walthamstow, London, UK
Company: GLL
Head of Sales
Salary: Competitive
Location: United Kingdom
Company: VOYA Products Ltd
Laser/aesthetics and waxing therapists
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits
Location: London, UK
Company: Strip Wax Bar & Boutique
Diary dates
Powered by leisurediary.com




16-19 Sep 2019

IAAPA Expo Europe 2019

Paris Expo Porte de Versailles, Paris, France


17 Sep 2019

TEA Western Division TEA Talks Live: TEA Masters

CalArts Walt Disney Modular Theater, Valencia, United States




Spa Business magazine 2019 issue 3
Spa Business
2019 issue 3

View issue contents
View on turning pages
Download PDF
  Event Report: APSWC Round Table
Industry leaders contribute to APSWC’s third white paper at annual gathering. Catharine Nicol reports from Malaysia More>>
  Family spa: Play time
Spa Business takes a look at innovative spa programmes for children and families More>>


Spa Business magazine 2019 issue 2

Spa Business
2019 issue 2

View issue contents
View turning pages
Download PDF
  Family spa: Multi-story
With the rise in multi-generational tourism, family spas are growing in popularity. Jane Kitchen reports More>>
  Promotional feature: Lemi
From humble beginnings in a small Italian village, Lemi has grown a hugely successful global business in the massage bed market. As it celebrates its 30th anniversary year, we talk to GM Matteo Brusaferri More>>


Published by The Leisure Media Company Ltd Portmill House, Portmill Lane, Hitchin, Herts SG5 1DJ. Tel: +44 (0)1462 431385 | Contact us | About us | © Cybertrek Ltd
Jobs   News   Products   Magazine
PRODUCT NEWS
Ishga phases out plastic packaging for eco-friendly alternative
22 Aug 2019 . BY Lauren Heath-Jones
Ishga's new packaging is 100 per cent recyclable while maintaining the brand's luxurious aesthetic
Ishga, a luxury skincare brand specialising in organic seaweed products, has announced plans to
completely phase out its plastic packaging, replacing it with sustainable alternatives. in a bid to
reduce the amount of plastic waste entering the oceans.

The brand, which is certified organic by the Soil Association in line with COSMOS standards, carried out a comprehensive review of its products, packaging and manufacturing processes in 2018, and is now implementing changes in the company based on the results.

The first phase will see new product launches, including the Uplifting Body Spray and the Hydrating Hand Cream, packaged in 100 per cent recyclable materials, with frosted glass bottles with aluminum caps, atomiser sprays and dispensers.

Ishga will also replace the the plastic jars, used to house its Anti-Oxidant Marine Cream, Exfoliating Face Mask, Hebridean Sea Salt Scrub and Men's Marine Cream, with frosted glass jars with aluminium lids. The new packaging is 100 per cent recyclable while maintaining the brand's luxurious aesthetic.

The brand, which sustainably sources and produces its products in the Scottish Hebrides, will also phase out the use of laminated product boxes and has eliminated the use of latex gloves, wet wipes and bubble wrap in its manufacturing processes, replacing them with biodegradable gloves, shredded paper and biodegrable wet wipes.

The company has also stopped using plastic buckets, used to house its professional range, trading them in for biodegradable paper bags.
PRODUCT NEWS
Babor partners with Canyon Ranch at Sea to create ultimate spa experience
Results-driven skincare brand Babor has announced an exclusive partnership with Canyon Ranch at Sea with Celebrity Cruises.
Biologique Recherche: 40 years of passion
Biologique Recherche was founded by a family of passionate skincare experts.
Elemis expands Pro-Collagen Rose range with new facial oil
Elemis has developed a new facial oil infused with 17 varieties of rose that claims to reduce the appearance of wrinkles, and give the skin a smooth, fresh-looking appearance.
PREBIOFORCE Balancing Soothing Concentrate, the first marine prebiotic serum by PHYTOMER
An amazing flora exists on the surface of the skin to help maintain the skin's integrity and immunity.
Sothys launches new DETOX ENERGIE™ range - Treat your skin to a burst of energy!
Pollution is a form of environmental aggression that can affect your skin regardless of whether you live in the town or the countryside.
Fashion that contributes to a Well World: pioneering designer reinvents the spa uniform once again
The Noel Asmar Group’s founder, Noel Asmar, is credited with creating the first designer spa uniform that was equal parts fashion and function in 2002.
Fashionizer Spa: The benefits of organic cotton in luxury spa uniforms
Choosing the right uniform for your spa team starts with the right fabric.
Vital Tech's Nuage makes infratherapy accessible
Vital Tech, a developer of infratherapy spa equipment, has developed an infrared lounger boasting a host of physical and mental health benefits.
Knesko masks tap into gemstone energy
Skincare brand Knesko has launched two hydrogel collagen masks to combat environmental damage to the skin using semi-precious gemstones as active ingredients.
Noel Asmar wins ISPA award for new Athleisure uniforms
The Noel Asmar group, a lifestyle brand specialising in uniforms for spa therapists, has been honoured in the 2019 ISPA Innovate Awards for its Athleisure uniforms
Elemis' Ultra Smart mask reduces water loss and seals in moisture
Luxury product house Elemis has launched a new face mask that is designed to protect the skin's moisture barrier.
Voya appoints Maggie Wright following significant growth in the US
Voya, an Irish thalassotherapy skincare brand, has announced the appointment of Maggie Wright to the role of Western USA business development manager.
+ More products   
 
COMPANY PROFILE
Phytomer

Phytomer remains an independent family business led by the founder’s son, Antoine Gédouin. We coun [more...]
+ More profiles  
FEATURED SUPPLIER

Hand Picked Hotels launches The Hive to improve work/life balance for employees
Independent country house hotel group, Hand Picked Hotels, has partnered with Reward Gateway to launch a new bespoke interactive platform. [more...]
CATALOGUE GALLERY
 
+ More catalogues  
DIRECTORY
+ More directory  
DIARY

19-20 Sep 2019

Termatalia: 19th International Fair of Thermal Tourism, Health and Welfare

Expourense, Ourense, Spain
19-23 Sep 2019

CIDESCO World Congress & Exhibition

Hyatt Regency, Chicago, United States
+ More diary  
 


ADVERTISE . CONTACT US

Leisure Media, Portmill House, Portmill Lane,
Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG5 1DJ Tel: +44 (0)1462 431385

©Cybertrek 2019

ABOUT LEISURE MEDIA
LEISURE MEDIA MAGAZINES
LEISURE MEDIA HANDBOOKS
LEISURE MEDIA WEBSITES
LEISURE MEDIA PRODUCT SEARCH
PRINT SUBSCRIPTIONS
FREE DIGITAL SUBSCRIPTIONS