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RARE2B Organic, Vegan Skin Care Line Selected to Help Raise Funds for Elite Eco-Conscious
ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - May 5, 2008) - Rare
Natural Care, Inc. today announced that its vegan, organic RARE2B® skin
care line has been selected to aid in fundraising efforts for three high profile
organizations: the Rainforest
Foundation Fund, the African
Rainforest Conservancy and, through purchases made from the Y Catalog, the
use the highest quality natural and organic ingredients from sustainable fair
trade sources in the Amazon Rainforest and the South Australian Rainforest to
make our products. Our company also strives to provide information and resources
that support environmental responsibility and sustainable living in these communities,"
said Jasmin Saidi-Kuehnert, Rare Natural Care, Inc.'s vice president. "We
are happy to support these three organizations that are doing remarkable work
to further our common goals."
Trudie Styler and her husband
Sting liked RARE2B's 100 percent natural, vegan products so much they requested
the inclusion of RARE2B in gift bags for the upcoming Rainforest Foundation Fund's
benefit concert on May 8 at New York's Carnegie Hall, which will be followed by
a gala dinner at the legendary Plaza Hotel's Grand Ballroom.
the 700 gala attendees who will be receiving RARE2B's award-winning Travel Kits
with samples from the skin care line are performers Billy Joel, James Taylor,
Sting, Brian Wilson, Alexa Ray Joel, CoCo Sumner, Ben Taylor, and Sally Taylor,
along with many more special guests. The RARE2B Travel Kit contains 1-oz. tubes
of four products from the RARE2B line: Hydrating Day Cream, Restorative Night
Cream, Detox Facial Mask, and Body Lotion.
Founded by Sting
and Trudie Styler in 1989, The Rainforest Foundation Fund is a charitable foundation
with a mission to protect and support indigenous peoples, and traditional populations
of the Rainforest in their efforts to protect their environment and fulfill their
Also taking home RARE2B's Travel Kits in event gift
bags were guests at the African Rainforest Conservancy (ARC)'s "Artists for
Africa" benefit which took place April 21 at the Bowery Hotel in New York
City. The organization raises money to help save the ancient rainforests of Africa
and protect the world's climate. ARC's sustainable nature based programs ensure
that the next generation will not have to choose between conserving and destroying
their forests to survive. Notable supporters include Peter Beard, Matt Dillon,
Harrison Ford, Eric Goode, Fisher Stevens, Patrick McMullan, Nicole Miller, George
Plimpton, Ringo Starr, Christy Turlington and Denzel Washington.
addition to supporting the above-mentioned benefits, RARE2B is the only skincare
line featured in the Spring/Summer edition of The Y Catalog, which provides conscious
shoppers with high quality yoga products and other healthy lifestyle products.
Rare Natural, Inc. has agreed to donate 10% of its sales from the Y Catalog to
the Seva Foundation. Working in nine countries in addition to the United States,
the Seva Foundation provides financial resources and technical expertise to help
communities build sustainable solutions to poverty and disease.
more information or to purchase RARE2B products, visit www.rarenatural.com
or call 310-839-2696.
Rare Natural Care, Inc.
all natural, organic, 100% botanical, vegetal, marine ingredients from non-gmo
sources. Rare2b products do not contain the following: parabens, alcohol, peg
& tea, synthetic chemicals, petroleum by-products, formaldehyde/ formaldehyde
donors. No animal by-products. All products are cruelty free/not tested on animals
and are made with natural preservatives.
Member of the American Vegan Society.