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1/7/2011 11:37:53 AM
Best Of Social Media - December
What better way to recap 2010 than by sharing our favorite end-of-year tweets and Facebook comments with you, our dear fans? We want to thank you for following us on Facebook and Twitter this year, for your interest in our brand and for the great comments, questions and suggestions you’ve sent to us! This year is sure to be an exciting one for us: we’re celebrating our 90th birthday (can you believe it—90!?) and our new Pomegranate Firming Facial Care is landing on shelves throughout North America this month. Look for it at a natural health food store near you, and stay tuned to our blog and Facebook and Twitter pages for sneak-peaks...
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1/3/2011 9:10:24 AM
Product Spotlight: Cold Cream
Imagine a cream that could protect your face from icy winter air and keep your skin smooth, moisturized and beautiful. Sounds like a dream? It isn’t! Formerly known as Everon® Face Balm, our re-launched Cold Cream—coming to a retailer near you this month—is the one thing you should definitely not be without this winter. I recently stumbled upon Cold Cream when I first started my internship here at Weleda North America, and I was amazed by its creamy, rich texture and how smooth it felt on my skin. I tested it right away by taking a long walk through the park on a cold winter’s day, and I was amazed afterward to find my...
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12/14/2010 9:51:49 AM
Stay Well Tips From Our Compounding Pharmacy
Fall arrived in earnest here in the Northeast. Most of the trees have already dropped their leaves, and nature seems to be winding down for a period of rest. This is very much in contrast with all the activity in our compounding pharmacy, which is located in the very same building as our North American headquarters in Palisades, NY. During late fall and winter, we receive many prescriptions for our homeopathic cold and flu remedies. A product that is frequently ordered  is our Eucalyptus/Archangelica comp ointment. This homeopathic ointment is suitable for both children and adults. Applied to the chest and back, it helps with chest congestion and...
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12/10/2010 9:15:30 AM
Currywurst And Eco-friendliness at Weleda Germany
Jim, our controller here at Weleda North America, recently came back from a six-month stint working at Weleda in Germany. I recently sat down with him to get the scoop on the differences between Weleda Germany and Weleda North America, and here is a snapshot of our conversation. Me: In a nutshell, how would you best summarize your trip to Germany?Jim: Living and working in Germany was definitely an enriching experience in every way. I learned a lot—both culturally and personally, and also with regard to my job at Weleda. I would say I had a great time!Me: How was working for Weleda in Germany different than working for Weleda North America?Jim:...
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12/6/2010 8:53:00 AM
Best Of Social Media - November
It’s been a while since our last Best of Social Media Recap—time to share November’s Social Media Highlights with you! A lot has been happening on Facebook and Twitter: thanks to our huge Honestly Beautiful Truly Natural tour, we passed 9,000 fans on Facebook and 5,000 fans on Twitter. A selection of some of the best pictures from the tour is available on our recently created Flickr photostream—take a look! And join us on Facebook and Twitter, if you haven’t yet!@bluemystic77  I tried the Weleda Skin Food today. VERY good. My skin is still soft.Sarah Finnie Robinson (from Facebook) Agree completely: Skin Food is the...
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12/3/2010 7:49:28 AM
10 Tips for a Stress-Free Holiday
For many of us, the holiday season is the most wonderful time of the year. But it can also be stressful. Shopping. Gift wrapping. Decorating. Cooking. Entertaining. Whew! It’s enough to take the jolly out of anyone’s merry Christmas. With that in mind, we’ve gathered some stress-relief tips to help you during this busy time of year. 1.    Take time to relax. Throw on your favorite CD, light some candles and indulge in a bath with Weleda Baby’s Calendula Cream  Bath. Think this is only for wee-ones? Think again. The Biodynamic® calendula flower extract soothes and softens your skin and has a calming...
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