Founded in East Germany in 1947 by lifetime achievement award winner Annemarie Lindner, Borlind of Germany is a natural skincare company dedicated to producing high quality, all natural skincare products. Borlind of Germany sells eye care products, skin treatments, moisturizers, products for men, and cosmetics.
Borlind of Germany features nearly a dozen “series” lines. These include the young beauty series, system absolute, ZZ sensitive series, sportive series, rose dew series, Naturoyal, LL regeneration, purifying care, bodylind series, annelind, combination series, and for men. Each series features several components for beautiful skin. An excellent example is the purifying care series.
The Borlind ethos is something that we can get behind. That ethos is, according to their site:
“1. In the manufacturing we dispense of, without exception, animal substances and animal experiments.
2. All vegan ingredients meet the high ecological demands of pure natural cosmetics.
Our vegan natural cosmetics are:
✓ free from animal extracts
✓ free from substances of animal origin
✓ without animal experiments
✓ with plant extracts from organic cultivation (organic)
✓ without mineral oil derivatives
✓ without parabens
✓ marked with our Vegan label”
The purifying care series clears acne, blackheads, and blemished skin with ingredients such as allantoin, camphor, yarrow, and zinc oxide. The system consists of a cleansing gel, facial toner, facial cream, and cleansing mask. Other purifying care ingredients include: aloe vera, chamomile, farnesol, lactic acid, licorice, panthenol, rosemary, sage, kaolin, salicylic acid, sorbirtol, and yeast extract.
Each series is designed to work with other Annmarie Borlind products. For example, the ultrastick, purifying care facial mask, and cover-up stick work well with the purifying care series and the ceramide vital fluid, and LL eye wrinkle cream work well with the rose dew series. The rose dew series includes a cleansing milk, facial toner, night cream, and day cream. Ingredients include avocado, cucumber, ginkgo, hops, panthenol, rose, sage, sorbitol, and vitamins A, C, and E.
Borlind of Germany products is a Proud Signer of the Compact for Safe Cosmetics and all products are certified by EcoControl. The company only uses first pressings of plant extracts, natural spring water, and gels from natural plant sources. The company manufactures products according to the following definition of purity: ingredients must be free from harmful pollutants, obtained from controlled organic and wildcrafted sources, no genetic manipulation, free from petroleum-based sources, cruelty-free, free from radioactive contamination, and obtained from the areas of the world where they have the maximum concentration of nutrients that benefit the skin. –Borlind of Germany website
All Borlind of Germany products meet German health food industry regulations, they are small-batch manufactured, and they are environmentally sound right down to the packaging. According to the official Borlind of Germany website, the Borlind manufacturing facility is made entirely of biodegradable materials “down to the plant-based ink on the wallpaper and vegetable glue to affix it to the walls.”
To purchase Borlind of Germany products, visit The Borlind Boutique at store.borlind.com. Borlind of Germany products are distributed in over 30 countries.
Borlind of Germany Awards and Accolades
Annemarie Lindner, founder of Borlind of Germany, received a lifetime achievement award at the Goethe Institute in New York City. She was presented with the Natural Legacy Award by The Natural Foods Merchandiser magazine, She was only the fourth person to ever receive the award. According to the Borlind of Germany official website, Ms. Lindner was honored for her lifetime contributions to the health food industry as a natural cosmetics pioneer. Borlind of Germany also won the NNFA “Best Product” Award in March 2008.
Borlind of Germany Contact Information U.S.
Borlind of Germany, Inc.
962 Rte. 11
Sunapee, NH 03782
NH Tel: 603-763-6400
Toll Free: 800-447-7024
Email: [email protected]