NEW Wholefoods shop now located at 1 Sarah Street, Timaru - email ph 0800 MORE2U or 03 6866549

Personal Care Products

So many of you are starting to research & realise the the standard toothpastes & oral hygiene products that your family may have been using may not be the best for your health & as we start to look into our overall health its important to tackle all aspects not only in the food we eat, the products we put in our bodies but also the products that we put on our bodies which ingredients are absorbed through our skin whether it be personal care products (like deodorants or menstrual products scroll down for more info below on those) or anything else we are using in our homes or on our bodies its important to know what these products contain chemical wise & what ingredients we definitely want to avoid.    

The main nasties to avoid in toothpastes & other oral hygiene products are Triclosan, Sodium Lauryl Sulphate, Flouride, Microbeads & any of the fake colourings(that give you that cool blue gel strip going through your toothpaste) like FD & C Blue 1.  Our family personally enjoy the ancient tradition of oil pulling using organic cold pressed coconut oil or making our own toothpaste using the same coconut oil (recipe here) but many don't have time for this so I've decided to stock great organic natural alternatives without the nasties for the whole family to be rest assured of clean teeth & fresh breath without the worry of adding to the toxic load that we all are trying to avoid in our quest for health & wellbeing.  

Heli Kurjanen CEO & Founder of Lunette

Kelly from Amore Food Wholefoods Market Shop & Cafe(bigger retail shop & cafe launching Spring sometime) is proud to be an approved retailer off the Lunette range of menstrual cups whether instore or to the more2u online community!

Why did I choose Lunette?  A short history of Lunette!

Lunette - More than a company now the worlds top menstrual cup

Heli Kurjanen(PHOTO ABOVE - CEO & founder of Lunette based in Finland ) had a vision about the future of period care.  Tired of bleeding into tampons and pads, she decided to buy a menstrual cup online, only to find that these things also didn’t work for her. However, the freedom and flexibility of a menstrual cup sparked a light in her brain. Why not make my own menstrual cup, one that actually works for me?

With laser vision and improved design rooted in safety, ease, and comfort (and compatible for women of every age, shape, size and childbearing stage), Heli led the charge to create the world’s top menstrual cup – Lunette.

Lunettes' mission is to have honest and inspiring conversation about menstruation so that they can motivate period positivity- and change the world one cup at a time.  Lunette is so much more than a cup. It's a lifestyle. It's a community. It's the future!

Team Lunette believes in bringing education, opportunities, and intelligent period care solutions for every menstruating person on the planet – because no one deserves to stop their normal day-to-day life just because they don’t have access to safe and comfortable menstrual care.

Lunette is all about liberation. We’re advocates of individuality without selfishness, community without conformity and of course equality for all. You don’t need anyone to “empower” you, because you already have the power within to liberate yourself from external expectations, limitations and period care products that are bad for your body and the environment.

Leadership - We lead by example, practicing period positivity and shame-free bleeding.

Inclusivity - No matter how you identify, you're welcome here with open arms.

Sustainability - We are committed to leaving the earth better than we found it.

Optimism - We believe Lunette is the future of period care.

Accessibility - Everyone with a uterus deserves easy access to period care products.

Education - By educating people about menstruation, we are activating the power within.

Check out the  range of genuine Lunette products available exclusively through approved retailers like MORE2U online or pop instore to chat with Kelly about the Lunette range at the new shop located 1 Sarah St, Timaru :) 

Amore Food Wholefoods Market is proud to bring you an all natural deodorant made in small hand made batches that works!!! Here's their story :) 

The name TANKIS originates from the  Rugby League player and coach Tank Gordon who was literally a brick s**t-house and dominate force in the game, but more importantly a great father to his kids and who’s essence we would like to live on in a b****y awesome product like TANKIS Deodorants.

TANKIS was started with the purpose to provide a completely natural deodorant to keep those pits fresh and the body free from any long-term damage from all of the nasties found in most common deodorants and antiperspirants.

We also realised that our deodorant couldn’t cost the world and actually needed to work. Not just some fragranced hippie butter that did little to prevent the oncoming force of BO and leave you feeling pretty shamed out in front of your mates and nothing to upload to social media without the hashtag #stinkfella

After some experimenting and a little bit of trial and error, we were able to bring out a product that we could truly stand behind and really add that Kiwi flavour too.

We want to be the number one player in New Zealand for natural grooming products and change the way that our beautiful country looks at putting such harmful chemicals on our skin, from our little young bucks to the seasoned Koro’s.


The Team at TANKIS

P.S Everything is made to order by hand and of course in New Zealand.  Check out the whole range below :) 

So most of us know the saying 'you are what you eat' right? 

Well a more accurate statement is you are what you absorb at the cellular level anyway & that is why at MORE2U we stock nutrient dense wholefoods & supplements so you can get the most out of what you eat by way of absorption at the cellular level.  Now think about your skin & what you put on it or near it? What do you want to be absorbing through your skin or in fact what DONT you want to be absorbing through your skin?

The human body's largest organ is the integumentary system, which includes the skin, hair, nails, glands and nerve receptors so it's important that we limit the daily toxic load on our bodies & to help with that MORE2U has started offering organic & chemical free personal care products for you & your family.