BY KATIE - MYGREENPOD, 12 July '17

Natural beauty expert Janey Lee Grace announces the winners of her Janey Loves Platinum Awards

Once again, Janey Lee Grace has sought out the best of the best in excellence and innovation in natural, organic and eco products, alternative treatments and therapies and wellbeing books and charities, to bring them into the mainstream with her coveted Janey Loves 2017 Platinum Awards.

The winners were announced at a glittering event at Covent Garden’s De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms on Monday 10 July, attended by all the big names in the ethical beauty and wellbeing sector.

Star-studded judging panel

Award entries were selected after ‘real life’ testing by a panel of esteemed judges. TV and Radio personality Zoe Ball, TV presenter and ‘voice coach to the stars’ Carrie Grant, ‘The Medicinal Chef’ Dale Pinnock, best-selling author and researcher Lynne McTaggart and the UK’s leading expert in women’s nutritional health Dr Marilyn Glenville sat alongside Janey on the judging panel.

‘We were thrilled to have category sponsorship from premium sponsors Medichecks. Winners will be featured at janeyloves.co.uk and imperfectlynatural.com, and winner highlights will feature in MyGreenPod Magazine, distributed with the Guardian.’

JANEY LEE GRACE
Natural beauty expert

Readers and the public also voted using embedded online buttons. Tiny companies and new brands jostled alongside multi-nationals to compete for these prestigious awards in the following categories; Skincare & Beauty, Haircare, Health & Wellbeing, Mother & Baby, Food & Drink, Practitioners and Therapies, Home, Garden & Pets, Wellbeing Charities, Online Stores, Books & Apps, Most Influential Blogger Award and Lifestyle Experience.

And the winners are…

Most Innovative Skincare Product

  • Beauty Restorer De-Stress Face Tool, Hayo’u

Men’s Skincare Winner

  • Essential Face Cream Gentlemen, Pure & Light Organic Skincare

Skincare and Beauty Winners

  • Cleansing Oil Dé-Maq, AEOS
  • Facial Wash, SkinGenius
  • Rainforest Collection Mini Pore Refiners, The Konjac Sponge Company
  • Sweet Orange Pure Essential Oil, Sanatio Naturalis
  • Skin Brighten Gel with Neroli & Immortelle, PHB Ethical Beauty
  • Blend it Yourself: Marshmallow Dream Cream – One Pot Kit, Field Fresh Skincare
  • Nail Enamel, NATorigin
  • Geranium and Frankincense Body Balm, Africology Skincare UK
  • Botanical Cream Deodorant, Aurelia Probiotic Skincare
  • Seasonal Face Cream with Flower Essences, Q10 and Vitamin A, Rhythm of Beauty
  • Tinted Lip Balm range: Nude, Rose, Berry Red, Weleda
  • Gentle Face Exfoliator, Elixirs of life
  • Orange Blossom Exfoliator, Green People
  • Suncream Insect Repellent, Incognito
  • Face Tan Water, Eco by Sonja
  • Neroli 475, Eden Perfumes
  • Muscle Relief Epsom Supersalt, Westlab
  • MegaLash: Eyelash & Eyebrow Enhancing Serum, Matt Miller

Health and Wellbeing Winners

  • 7 Day Sugar Detox Kit, Viridian
  • Green 8 Evolution Smartphone EMF Protection, Bio Protective Systems
  • Body Boost Tonic, Real Remedies
  • Collagen Shots, Rejuvenated Ltd
  • Digest Gold, Enzymedica UK
  • Hair, Skin & Nails, Pure Balance Supplements

Platinum Award winners

Haircare Winner

  • Amber Rose Clean Shampoo, Tabitha James Kraan

Winner of Best Probiotics

  • 12 Week Programme, Symprove

Mother and Baby Winners

  • FoodScan Junior, YorkTest Laboratories
  • First Cups, Babycup Ltd
  • Finger Toothbrushes, Bickiepegs Healthcare Ltd

Food and Drink Winners

  • Pure Raw Coconut Water, TIANA FairTrade Organics Ltd
  • Organic Cacao Butter, CHOC Chick Raw Chocolates Ltd
  • Range of Turmeric Lattes, Turmerlicious
  • AAA Grade Organic Matcha, OMGTea
  • Manuka Honey UMF 5+, Comvita

Home/Garden and Pets Winners

  • K9 Organics Orange Organic Dog Shampoo, K9 Organics
  • Ecover Multi Action Spray, Ecover
  • Grapefruit & Tangerine Massage Therapy Candle, Janjira

Practitioners and Therapies Winner

  • Divine Sacred Soul, Raspreet Sagoo

Wellbeing Charities Award Winner

  • The Healthy Life Foundation, Katherine Swift

Best Online Store Winner

  • Organically Epic

Best Lifestyle Store Winner

  • Longbarn

Best Lifestyle Experience Winner

  • The Milestone Detox

Most Influential Blogger Award Winner

  • Eco Fluffy Mama, Tamsin Hopkins

Books and Apps Winners

  • Life Guidance and Inspiration App, Stephanie Harrison
  • How to Feel Differently About Food, Sally Baker
  • From Both Ends of the Stethoscope, Kathleen Thompson
  • Happiness Millionaire, Janet Jones
  • The Thoughtful Leader, Mindy Gibbins-Klein

Click here to view a complete list of Winners, Golds and products and services that came Highly Commended.