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Stunning Baltic Sea Underwater Photography

We are thrilled to announce that Bioble has started cooperation with the award-winning Finnish photographer Pekka Tuuri. Pekka has been doing underwater photography for over 20 years and has published his works in his a fascinating book called Vedenalainen Suomi (The Underwater World of Finland). Pekka has also won photography awards, including the prestigious Finnish Vuoden Luonto (Nature Photo of the Year) award in 2010. Pekka Tuuri and his underwater photography equipment Pekka’s pictures reveal a fascinating underwater world to viewers that may not have had the chance to witness it with their own eyes. Going beyond the greenish surface of the water, many would be surprised to find a world teeming with life right from the shoreline to the...

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Sirokoru - Silver Jewellery inspired by the Baltic Sea

Sirokoru is a Finnish family company that is behind our Baltic Sea inspired silver jewellery. The jewellery line was designed by the Finnish jewellery designer, founder of Sirokoru Matti Hyvärinen in 2011. Matti Hyvärinen at his workshop in the 60’s. Inspiration for the jewellery comes from nature, plants, animals and different shapes of nature. By purchasing Sirokoru jewellery, you donate to nature conservation; a cut of each jewellery sold is donated to The Protection Fund for the Archipelago Sea (Saaristomeren Suojelurahasto). In addition to this, Bioble donates another 5% of their own profits to Baltic Sea conservation and research. Environmentally Friendly Silver Jewellery inspired by the Baltic Sea Sirokoru jewellery’s values include environmental friendliness and recyclability. Their Baltic Sea jewellery...

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Senja Cosmetics - Natural skincare from Finnish herbs and berries

The founder of Senja Cosmetics, Senja Parkkinen’s goal was to create an organic skincare line where products are made out of 100% natural, preferably Finnish ingredients. Her strict requirements turned out to be challenging while developing the products, but were eventually overcome when Senja Cosmetics fist saw daylight in the winter of 2018. “Finnish nature provides fantastic raw materials that, in our opinion, are not yet fully utilised in skincare”, Senja says. She is glad that her Finland-based products have been met with great excitement. “The Nordic Nectar toner is definitely our most popular product!”  Senja Cosmetics founder Senja Parkkinen Senja Parkkinen used to work at a global cosmetics company and consequently fell in love with the industry. However, during that...

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SnowAnna - Organic Cosmetics from Finnish Nature

Annika Hampaala-Pussinen, the founder of SnowAnna, launched her skincare line inspired by Finnish nature a few years ago. She is a professional skincare specialist and runs her own beauty salon in Helsinki, called Lumianna (SnowAnna in English).  “Enjoy the Power of Finnish Nature, also on your Skin!” -SnowAnna SnowAnna has products for all different skin types from oily and combination to sensitive and atopic skin. Active ingredients include Nordic-grown berries (e.g. cloudberry, blueberry, raspberry) and plants and herbs (birch sap, common yarrow, common horsetail). In Finland, winter is always coming, and what’s particular about Finnish plants and berries is that they have to pump themselves up with a high amount of nutrients during an extremely short summer in order to...

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