Tuesday, February 28, 2012

The New Absorbine ShowSheen Grooming Range

ShowSheen 2 in 1 Shampoo and Conditioner - comes in a salon style bottle! It contains pro-vitamins to help nourish the skin and strengthen the hair.  It deep cleans and conditions in one step to leave hair soft, strong and manageable.  ShowSheen 2 in 1 Shampoo and Conditioner also revitalizes and brightens the coat.  Available in a 591 ml bottle with a safety lid to prevent any spillages.  (RRP £10.35)

ShowSheen Stain Remover and Whitener is also brand new to the UK this year, it contains Oxi-Erasers to lift out stains.  Simply spray it on and rinse off.  For the toughest stains it works as a powerful pre-treatment spray.  It is colour safe and does not contain any bleach.  Available in a 591ml bottle. (RRP £10.35)

ShowSheen Detangler Gel unlocks the toughest knots and tangles!  Now comes in a new shape, pearl effect bottle in an easy to apply gel formula.  It conditions for stronger, fuller manes and tails.  Available in 237ml.  (RRP £13.50)

The Mitt and Miss Mitt provide THE new, smart, easy and clean way to apply spray and lotion products and is an ideal applicator for ShowSheen, fly repellant or leather cleaner.  Simply zips back into its bag after use.  Available in large and small.  (RRP The Mitt £12.60, Miss Mitt £11.70)

These new products are all available, alongside Absorbine's tried and trusted ShowSheen, original and Finishing Mist from you local Absorbine stockist.

BETA Hamper Prize Winner Announced

Karen Matthews of Manefaire in Bishops Stortford has won the annual Equestrian Trade News Magazine, product hamper at BETA.  Karen's prize includes Absorbine's 2 in 1 Shampoo and Conditioner, ShowSheen Stain Remover and Whitener, The Mitt and Miss Mitt and a bottle of Absorbine's flagship product, ShowSheen Finishing Mist.

Karen said "I was absolutely delighted and astonished to find out I had won this amazing array of products - I never win anything!  Katie, Pat and I only opened Manefaire in November last year so this was our first trip to BETA.  I thoroughly enjoyed making new contacts and seeing the diverse range of concepts available was fantastic.  Thank you so very much to all those suppliers who donated items".

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Absorbine Launches New Products for 2012

Absorbine have launched three new product ranges in the UK.  The ShowSheen brand of grooming products has been extended to include the new ShowSheen 2 in 1 Shampoo and Conditioner, ShowSheen Stain Remover and Whitener and ShowSheen Detangler Gel.

New for 2012 from Absorbine
The Hooflex hoof care product range sees the introduction of new Hooflex Frog and Sole Care, along with updated packaging for Hooflex Original Conditioner and Hooflex Natural Spray.

In the Muscle Care Range, the renowned Absorbine Embrocation is re-launched following a 15 year absence.  Still in the recognised ochre coloured bottle, this cooling and soothing formula is now available in both liquid and gel form.

The innovative Mitt and Miss Mitt will provide novelty factor but will soon be recognised as the useful, waterproof mitt that is ideal for applying ShowSheen, fly control or Horseman's One Step without getting your hands dirty.

Friday, February 3, 2012

Jo and Holly Bates Looking Ahead To A Busy 2012

Following on from a very successful showing season in 2011, which saw Jo and Holly Bates competing at the Royal International Horse Show and Horse Of The Year Show, Absorbine sponsored, Team Bates have some new additions to their yard.

Pictured here is Spinway Ronan, a 5 year old grey Connemara stallion who is owned by Sarah Hodgkins. He arrived in the yard last Autumn to be broken in and Jo is now working hard to produce him for Novice Mountain and Moorland classes this year. 

Another new addition to Team Bates for 2012 is 5 year old Novice Riding Horse, Thriller, owned by Alan Lintolt.

2012 looks set to be an exciting year for Jo and Holly, best of luck to you from all the team at Absorbine UK.

To find out more about Jo and Holly Bates' dressage and showing yard, please visit:

Comberton Clancy Is Supreme

Absorbine sponosred rider, Jayne Webber took the Supreme Horse Title at Horse Of The Year Show with Jackie Beatham and Carol Bardo's Comberton Clancy. 

This was an amazing end to Clancy's first season, having already won the Supreme Horse title at the Royal International Horse Show at Hickstead back in July.

We wish Jayne and Clancy the best of luck for the 2012 season.