OUR STORY

Planet Health is the market leading national distributor and marketer of premium natural health and beauty products in Australia.

This is the story of Planet Health’s amazing journey so far:

OUR STORY

Planet Health is the market leading national distributor and marketer of premium natural health and beauty products in Australia, and a growing force in the UK, Europe and Asia. This is the story of Planet Health’s amazing journey so far:

ESTABLISHED SINCE 1996

HOW IT BEGAN

Planet Health was founded in February 1996 in New South Wales, Australia by Mandy and Peter Harwood. Both directors shared a vision to create a natural health distribution company like no other.

With many years experience between them, the Planet Health Co-founders previously held several senior roles in the natural health industry in sales, marketing, international business development and management. The growth of Planet Health owes much to the business philosophy of the directors, and their passion rubs off on all employees - creating a workforce who love all things natural health, fitness, wellbeing and beauty!

PROUD TO BE AUSTRALIAN

We're a family owned Australian company that practice the same healthy approach to life and natural health as our customers. Our products are made using premium ingredients and are fully supported by a 100% quality guarantee.

THE PLANET HEALTH JOURNEY

1996

Planet Health was founded in February 1996 by Mandy and Peter Harwood, who shared a vision to create a natural health distribution company like no other. In the same year, Planet Health launch the fantastic Australian Bush Flower Essences. The organic Skincare, Bodycare and Flower Essences products are crafted to care for, love and respect the body.

1997

Peter’s brother Andrew Harwood, who is also in the natural health industry, joins Planet Health and brings along his passion for fitness and natural products. Andrew is now a Director and General Manager.

2000

Planet Health relocates from Sydney to the beautiful Southern Highlands of New South Wales, which is very much in keeping with the healthy lifestyle promoted by the business.

2004

The company is a Finalist in the Telstra Business Awards and expands with the purchase of the office and warehouse building next door.

2006

Celebrations of Planet Health's hugely successful 10 years in business includes the launch of its own brand Qsilica!

2010

Planet Health successfully launches Fisiocrem in Australia. The soothing massage rub is now a dominant brand in the topical pain relief category. Qsilica launches in the UK and gains a range of premium retail outlets such as Selfridges, Revital, Whole Food Markets and suppliers to royalty John Bell & Croyden.

2011

The company have another exceptional year with the launch of the Qsilica range of natural skin care.

2012

The Qsilica REMOVE Makeup and Grime Cleansing Gel is awarded ‘Best Overall Skin Care Product’ and ‘Best Face Care Product’ at the 2012 FreeFrom Skincare Awards.

2013

Planet Health is delighted when the new Qsilica ONE-A-DAY Skin, Hair and Nails Formula is awarded Joint Winner at the UK’s Janey Loves 2013 Platinum Awards in the ‘Best Vitamin/Mineral Supplement’ category. Qsilica PRO COLLAGEN also launches in Australia to great interest from the health and beauty media.

2014

The Qsilica BEAUTY SLEEP Night Cream and Tablets are successfully launched. The range of targeted dual action products are well-received within the industry, with the Night Cream winning the coveted Nature & Health beauty award for Best Night Cream.

2016

Planet Health successfully launches BioKap - The most natural PPD free permanent hair colouring range available in Australia.

2017 

VITUS Pure Wholefood Supplements are launched offering consumers premium pure plant based nutrition without additives or synthetic vitamins. 100% PURE & 100% VEGAN.

A COMMITMENT TO INTEGRITY

We carry out an extensive ethical and quality audit of the producers and manufacturers of goods marketed and distributed through Planet Health. Selecting only premium quality brands whose products give real results, we provide an assurance to retailers and create the foundations upon which these strong, durable brands win and retain the trust and loyalty of consumers. The team at Planet Health includes scientists, qualified naturopaths and a highly trained sales team focusing on retailer customer service. Our premium natural health products are not tested on animals, contain no sodium laurel sulphate, parabens, petrochemicals, artificial colours or harsh preservatives and are 100% fragrance free.

A COMMITMENT TO INTEGRITY

We carry out an extensive ethical and quality audit of the producers and manufacturers of goods marketed and distributed through Planet Health. Selecting only premium quality brands whose products give real results, we provide an assurance to retailers and create the foundations upon which these strong, durable brands win and retain the trust and loyalty of consumers. The team at Planet Health includes scientists, qualified naturopaths and a highly trained sales team focusing on retailer customer service. Our premium natural health products are not tested on animals, contain no sodium laurel sulphate, parabens, petrochemicals, artificial colours or harsh preservatives and are 100% fragrance free.