The rise of organics: Exciting news from the Soil Association report

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News just in – the new Soil Association report on the rise of organic sales makes for really encouraging reading! There has been a growth in sales of organic health and beauty products since 2010. A sudden increase of 17% from 2012 – 2013 was looking promising, but the newest stats reveal that sales rose […]

My advice on starting a business and being bold!

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Today is International Women’s Day and its theme this year is ‘Make it Happen’ This message can apply to a million different things but I’d like to shine a light on female entrepreneurship. Women account for 17% of business owners (the figure is much higher in the US) Men are twice as likely to be […]

Our Mother’s Day gift guide

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Seeking gift inspiration in the run up to Mother’s Day? One thing’s for sure – a product that pampers is certain to last longer than flowers! Whatever your mum’s interests, we’ve been busy selecting a skincare soother to match. Here’s our shortlist of gift ideas… Blessed with green fingers? She’ll love our award-winning Fragonia & […]

Yes, Emu Oil actually comes from Emus

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Emu Oil is a cosmetic ingredient currently getting some air time thanks to a few big-name celebrity supporters. Of my friends that had heard of it, most assumed Emu Oil was either “marketing spin” or just a brand name. Bad news – it’s not. Emu Oil is extracted from the thick fat on the Emu’s […]

Your Product of 2014 is…

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Every year, one Pai product receives the coveted title of ‘Product of the Year’. To decide which product deserves this accolade, we look closely at customer feedback, awards, reviews and sales. Last year’s winner was our best-selling Rosehip BioRegenerate Oil, but for 2014 it’s been pipped to the post by our Camellia & Rose Gentle […]

Festive days out in London, Berlin, Paris and Copenhagen

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Our international bunch here at Pai HQ have put their heads together and compiled the ultimate collection of activities and days out to get you feeling festive. So from London to Paris, via Berlin and Copenhagen, we’ve got you sorted. You’re in… COPENHAGEN Day: There are Christmas markets galore in Copenhagen, but if you fancy something […]

The low down on Small Business Saturday

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As I’m sure you’ve noticed, Black Friday is kind of a big deal this year. Once strictly a stateside phenomenon, the biggest shopping day of the year has been embraced by the rest of the world and got us all stocking up on gifts and goodies ahead of Christmas. While Black Friday and Cyber Monday […]

Scientists are getting to the bottom of the itch…

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The all consuming urge to itch is easily recognisable to an eczema or urticaria sufferer, and as they well know – scratching an itch always makes it worse! Scientists in Washington are claiming to have worked out why. Doctor Zhou-Feng Chen, director of Washington University’s Centre for the (wonderfully named) “Study of Itch”, has found that […]

Are Phthalates the new Parabens?

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Phthalates have been getting some bad press recently – thanks to the discovery of them in loom band charms and a new study linking them to high levels of asthma in children. What are Phthalates? Phthalates, (pronounced thah-lates) are plasticizers most commonly used to soften plastics and make them bendy. Phthalates are found in a […]

Pai in Paris!

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If you follow us on Instagram or Twitter you may have noticed we were in Paris last week for a very exciting launch at our gorgeous new stockist, Oh My Cream! Oh My Cream! is a super chic store in the 6th arrondissement. Home to a carefully cultivated collection of insider favourites and organic hero brands, […]