Its another big Hay Fever time here in New Zealand. I like to get Pharmacy retail staff using Botanica Hayfever Gel, we send them free product and they sell heaps when they use the treatment. It seems as though every Pharmacy has at least one sufferer, sometime they all have hayfever.
Going by the sales volume of Lemon balm Lips, if Cold Sores have a season this is it. Our research into why cold sore sufferers get lesions is consistent with the published data. Could be “stressors”, weddings, dinner parties, and Christmas. Could be change in weather, particularly dry air and cold and dry. Often stress […]
I get to have intriguing conversations about people’s issues with hay fever and cold sores and head lice and snoring and itchiness most days. After 20 years of interest in these topics it amazes me how often there’s a new thing I hadnt thought of. For example this morning a woman told me about recommending […]
As School starts again here in NZ we get more email and phone call questions about treating head lice. Yesterday I was in a Target, Queenstown, my mobile rings, the office phone must have been switched to me, She says”its a little embarrassing ..” and I’m straight into my usual reassuring statement ‘ its absolutely normal […]
7 degrees C in Wanaka today, rain 2nd day in a row, Hayfever Gel sales have plummeted. It’s been the worst, or best -depends on how you look at it, hay fever season. High incidence of new sufferers and way worse symptoms. I even got hay fever ( first time in years- I’m sure my […]
At Botanica we are embracing the new New Zealand regulations and describe more of what our products do on the box. Today its Scratchy & Itchy’s turn for a revamp. Im reaching out to customers to tell us what they use the product for. Over the 20 years of Scratchy Gel I know of a […]