Weleda products are one of the most well-known and highly sought after organic brands in the world. The company was formed in the 1920’s, founded by Ita Wegman (a Dutch medical doctor) and Rudolf Steiner (the renowned philosopher). Weleda believe that products and their ingredients should be in balance with nature, they only use raw materials straight from nature, many grown on their own farms. Weleda grow over 300 plant species in Derbyshire where they have a 15 acre organic herb farm, and are certified by Demeter - the international biodynamic accreditation body.
So you can rest assured that nothing they produce will contain chemical pesticides, fertilizers or GM ingredients. They use natural preservation, avoiding the use of parabens. Weleda products also do not contain SLS, Synthetic Fragrance or colours. Weleda products are NOT tested on animals, are Vegetarian and many are Vegan.
Water (Aqua), Fragrance (Parfum)*, Potassium Olivate, Lemon (Citrus Limonum) Oil. *natural essential oils
Shake the bottle before use. Pour 2-3 capfuls into the running water to disperse. A water temperature of 37oC / 98oF is recommended. Do not bathe longer than 20 minutes.
After bathing, dry the body gently, cover with a soft towel and ideally relax for at least half an hour in warm surroundings.
Use 1 capful to a foot-bath or basin, agitate water with the hand to mix the milk.
In the shower or as a quick freshener, use a few drops on a moist cloth.
To refresh a room, add a few drops to a small bowl of warm water.
When sponging down someone with a fever, add a few drops to the water.