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Online arts project to bring the ‘feelgood’ factor!

Online arts project to bring the ‘feelgood’ factor!

We are delighted to announce that we have secured funding to deliver an exciting and new online arts project, to support people’s mental health during lockdown. Thanks to funding from Community Foundation Wales, through its Wales Coronavirus Resilience Fund, we will...

Sixty Six / Ninety Nine Partnership Launch

Sixty Six / Ninety Nine Partnership Launch

In the UK, a man takes his life every two hours. Suicide is the main cause of death in the UK for men aged between 20 and 49. There is no doubt that suicide is a serious problem in society, but one that is being tackled by a new social enterprise. In 2020/2021...

6 Well-being benefits of sharing COVID-19 lock down with your Dog

6 Well-being benefits of sharing COVID-19 lock down with your Dog

Sharing lock down Covid-19 with your four legged bestie could bring even more benefits for your own 'physical' and 'mental' wellbeing than you think. Over the past month of lock down our co-founder Mandy has been with her four-legged besties, fur founder Maisy Powell...

HELP SUPPORT NHS DONATIONS WITH THE HOW PEOPLE

A big thank you to the wonderful HOW people who approached us a week ago to see how they (along with their local digital community) could support Goodwash to continue to send wash parcels to local NHS hospitals.  The HOW People, based in Swansea, South Wales are...

WHY BUY NATURAL?

WHY BUY NATURAL?

Conscious consumerism is creating a tidal wave in the hair and skin care markets, and more people are demanding transparency from the companies they buy from. Whether their concern lies with the chemicals going onto their skin, or into their ocean, customers are...

COV-19 DIY DRY HANDS REMEDY

COV-19 DIY DRY HANDS REMEDY

After all this washing lots of people are getting in touch asking us about hand remedies for really dry, sore and splitting hands. It is really (really) important to moisturise after washing your hands.  A layer of our...

SAY THANK YOU WITH A GOOD SOAP …

SAY THANK YOU WITH A GOOD SOAP …

What better way to say thank you in this current environment than with a gift of a good wash? Each time you purchase a soap bar from the Goodwash Company we will send you a complimentary 'ration bar' for you to give to another member of the community as a thank you...

THE GOODWASH COMPANY COV-19 STATEMENT

THE GOODWASH COMPANY COV-19 STATEMENT

Dear Friends and Loyal Customers, During these challenging and unprecedented times we could never have imagined the difference to be made by simply washing our hands. Every time you wash your hands you make a real difference to local communities and our heroic NHS and...

THE GOOD HAND CREAM

THE GOOD HAND CREAM

Wash your hands.... but don't forget to moisturise. Not applying hand cream after washing can lead to dryness, redness, itching, flaking, discomfort and in severe cases, cracks in the skin. Those with preexisting dermatologic conditions like eczema can experience...

ORDINARY WOMEN EXTRAORDINARY THINGS.. #IWD20

ORDINARY WOMEN EXTRAORDINARY THINGS.. #IWD20

What better day than International Woman’s Day 2020 to launch The Goodwash partnership with The Antarctic Fire Angels who are preparing for the most gruelling challenge of their lives… Their Antarctic Fire Angel Expetition, 2023 Six inspirational female firefighters...

DIRTY VEGAN HELPS DOG MEAT TRADE RESCUES

DIRTY VEGAN HELPS DOG MEAT TRADE RESCUES

The Goodwash Company have teamed up with Dirty Vegan Matt Pritchard and his beloved furry bestie Lemmy Pritchard to help support dog meat trade survivors in Cambodia. In true SWYD style, Lemmy wash is designed in signature tattoo style barber font which will look...

IN GOOD COMPANY

IN GOOD COMPANY

We were delighted to raise over £3500 for the GW foundation at our inaugural In Good Company event held at Academy Espresso, Barry. We were proud to launch the event in collaboration with our good friends at the Gower Gin Company. Our In Good Company events are part...

EQUALITY; MADE IN WALES

EQUALITY; MADE IN WALES

Equality is ensuring individuals or groups of individuals are not treated differently or less favourably , on the basis of their specific protected characteristic, including areas of race, gender, disability, religion or belief, sexual orientation and age. Via the...

THE GOOD GIN CANDLE

THE GOOD GIN CANDLE

The Goodwash Company have teamed up with the fantastic Gower Gin company to develop a bespoke gin candle with a difference. The outcome is a bespoke natural gin candle bursting with the 8 natural botanicals of Gwyr. Customers have already vouched it smells good enough...

NATURAL HEALTH BENEFITS OF A WALK ALONG THE BEACH…  IECHYD DA

NATURAL HEALTH BENEFITS OF A WALK ALONG THE BEACH… IECHYD DA

The Welsh land and sea and a healthy lifestyle are two things fundamental to our Welsh lifestyle brand. You will often find our team surfing, walking or running along the local beaches, mostly followed by a coffee at any of our local establishments overlooking...

FIVE WAYS TO IMPROVE PERSONAL WELL-BEING

FIVE WAYS TO IMPROVE PERSONAL WELL-BEING

At the Goodwash Company we take health and wellbeing seriously. From the very start we have worked alongside TH:INK founder Georgina Gilbert to support the wellbeing of our volunteers and workforce.  This week we have turned to our resident expert to highlight 5...

SPORTS WASH HELPING GIRLS PLAY FOOTBALL IN PORT TALBOT

SPORTS WASH HELPING GIRLS PLAY FOOTBALL IN PORT TALBOT

The Goodwash Company is proud to support Baglan Girls Football club with essential kit this season through sales of their sport wash Sebon Sydyn. Goodwash Company founder Mandy originally from Baglan, Port Talbot says; I remember playing football in our street or the...

A COMPANY HAND WASH SWITCH ‘DOES GOOD’ FOR SOCIETY

A COMPANY HAND WASH SWITCH ‘DOES GOOD’ FOR SOCIETY

Anwyl Group have teamed up with the Good Wash Company to help improve the lives of others. The Good Wash Co is a Welsh Social Enterprise which specialises in the manufacturing and creation of luxury, natural skin care products with the ethos to ‘change the world,...

CHILDREN’S CHARITY FUNDRAISING ONE WASH AT A TIME.

CHILDREN’S CHARITY FUNDRAISING ONE WASH AT A TIME.

Our Goodwash team were approached by Richard Burrows earlier this year and were inspired by his genuine passion for local children’s charity ‘Splice’ based in Pyle, near Bridgend. The purpose of ‘Good Wash’ is to help support those in need, and enable people in their...

COCONUT AND LAVENDER HAND MASK

COCONUT AND LAVENDER HAND MASK

Our hands regularly suffer from the active, busy lives we lead. Between the damage caused from the environment around them, and the constant wear and tear, our hands have been long overdue a treat. We’re not just talking about the skin, though it often shows the first...

THANK YOU for having a ‘good’ wash this Christmas

THANK YOU for having a ‘good’ wash this Christmas

Over £1000 raised to help provide over 12 Safe Nights for homeless young people in Wales To help young people facing homelessness this Winter we launched a Goodwash Safe Nights campaign in collaboration with Llamau on World Homeless Day (10th October) Over a two month...

LAVENDER DIY HAIR MASK

LAVENDER DIY HAIR MASK

Lavender is one of the most popular essential oils used across the globe for physical and mental wellbeing, and has been for thousands of years. Recognised at first for it’s calming properties, many of other incredible benefits are overshadowed, but not today, we say....

WORLD HOMELESS DAY: Charity Partner Launch

WORLD HOMELESS DAY: Charity Partner Launch

  On the first Day of Christmas Goodwash Gave to me..... What if we could help provide safe accommodation, support and mediation for young homeless people this Christmas by simply choosing to have a Goodwash...? On World Homelessness Day October 10th we are proud...

Sea and Slate

Sea and Slate

  When we started The Goodwash Company we knew we wanted to work with only the finest ethical establishments that share our philosophy. Placing purpose before profit with a 'golden thread' of social consciousness running throughout every thought. We are delighted...