International Nurses Week starts saturday 6th of May and is an annual celebration to mark the contribution of nurses everywhere. It runs from May 6 to May 12 each year, International Nurses Day falls on Fri 12th May, a significant date as this is the Birthday of Florence Nightingale who had a pivotal role in the development of modern nursing. So if you are looking for nurse gift ideas for gifts for nurses look no further. We have a brilliant nurses gifts here.
'Save one person you are a hero save a hundred and you're a nurse.'
Our Nurses Beauty Box is a lovely gift for the nurse in your life this week or a nurse who has cared for you or your family member.
There are over 6 million nurses in the European Union. Imagine? They have in times of austerity done a lot more on less so it's lovely to say thanks. Don't underestimate the power of valuing a nurse. A recent study from The University of Aberdeen found that nurses who felt valued an appreciated were much less stressed. So why not get them a nurses week gifts aromatherpy beauty box?
The Mindful Beauty - Nurses Beauty Box contains: Lavender Pillow Mist, ArthroAroma aromatherapy massage oil, refreshing spearmint Foot Soak and our other bestseller Organic Orange, Frankincense and Myrrh Face Cream made with shea butter and three Wild Atlantic Way seaweeds.
Not only will you be treating a nurse with these made in Ireland products, you will also be supporting us to support HSE nurses who finish our Learning to Exhale Mindfulness Meditation training to go on a Mindful Beauty Day with our partner Limerick College of Further Education Beauty School for a half day spa where we sponsor all the products used. On the Mindful Beauty Day nurses are treated to a half day spa of hot stone massage, reflexology, facials and manicures.
Nurses do some great work caring for all the people in our communities and are exposed to three extra occupational health hazzards: burnout, compassion fatigue and secondary trauma.
So get ordering now so that we can post them out to you to arrive in time. Last orders are Wed 10th of May for delivery Friday .
Spread the word, repost, Twitter and email this info to all the people you know so that this week, we as a national community who depend on nurses can go and thank them for all the hard work they do, in all our hospitals, caring for our entire community.
Bestselling author Ralph Quinlan Forde BSc (Hons) is the writer and editor of the Mindful Beauty blog. His first book The Book of Tibetan Medicine went into 11 languages. His second Nutriwine has