Natural skincare and wild fragrance

Haeckels, a natural skin care and wild fragrance company based in Margate. Founded in 2012 and sold worldwide. From The Ocean, For The Ocean.

Disillusioned by the production ethos of many larger skin care companies founder Dom wanted to create simple hand-crafted products that showcased the surrounding coasts natural ingredients in the hope that the products themselves would then promote Margates heritage of healthy coastal living.

Honesty is what drives Haeckels forward. It’s the transparency of their journey that allows the community and collaborators to connect with it.

Seaweed hydrates; it’s rich with valuable vitamins, minerals and amino acids; it’s anti-bacterial, skin rebuilding and anti-inflammatory; it’s all-natural, and all around us. Under licence, they harvest it by hand from the beach just steps away from our shop.

Haeckels is also concerned with sustainability and green practices. when branching out into new territories, they strive to implement the same care as in Margate, and raise the same awareness about the fragility and value of the ocean