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A 10 minute phone call that changed the face of Zing.

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A 10 minute phone call that changed the face of Zing.

Independent Purity Testing - Strathclyde University. We initially approached Interface who are the body that link up companies in Scotland with academia in a collaborative project. We wanted to in fact develop at that stage an asthma free candle knowing we're using the purest of ingredients. We learned from the responses that was a little naive as there are so many factors that trigger asthma. However one Department did take the time to arrange to speak to us to see if they could help in another way. I received a phone call from Dr John Liggat (pictured) The Head of...

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Our Work Space Fragrancing - it all started at a Private Eco Retreat!

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Our Work Space Fragrancing - it all started at a Private Eco Retreat!

How cool is this stunning Luxury Eco Accommodation at Machrihanish near Campbeltown? The property has an ingenious design with the body of the property built into the hill for the purposes of requiring minimal heating. Step inside to breathtaking state of the art accommodation including a built in private sauna! We at Zing have been working with the owners of High Trodigal Cottage for some years now providing bespoke eco candles and toiletries. Last year Linda and Mike Peacock asked us for ideas for Spa Mists for sauna and shower to enhance the visitors' experience. We devised two aroma blends;...

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Patchouli - the Guilty Pleasure! - and 15% off!

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Patchouli - the Guilty Pleasure! - and 15% off!

  Very often customers come up to us in the workshop and whisper 'I really love Patchouli - I know it's a bit uncool etc'. Often folk assume wearing Patchouli is passe and overly hippy, maybe even awkward. Let's bring Patchouli back into the limelight! - a good quality Pure Essential Oil of Patchouli particularly intermingled with other complimentary essential oils can be quite beguiling! And surely there's nothing wrong with reviving the use of a pure essential oil with deeply releasing and aphrodisiac qualities? Patchouli is widely used by leading aromatherapists for treating depression also. Try our Yogi's Chakra...

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Clean Bio Active Skincare - the Ritual - and £10 off!

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Clean Bio Active Skincare - the Ritual - and £10 off!

Make the switch to an all natural skincare regime and see a noticeable improvement in the suppleness and radiance of the skin in two days - that's what our testers found! Cleanse: Eco Marine Algae Facial Cleansing Masque - not all seaweed extracts are equal - ours has proven collagen boosting and anti wrinkle properties. It also boasts the irresistible aroma of the sea to enhance the spa experience. Tone: Brighten Up Mist in Lemon; cleansing, toning, refreshing and brightening - keep yours in the fridge for an extra refreshing Zing! Moisturise: - Velveteen Facial Serum packed with intensely moisturising oils...

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