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Fairtrade Fortnight 2014: 9 best cosmetics, jewellery and gifts

Fairtrade’s not all chocolate, coffee and bananas. Check out these other great ethically produced products


The movement's know for its food and drink products, but there are more than 4,500 Fairtrade items to choose from. We round up the best ethically produced smellies, clothes, flowers and jewellery.

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Anyone looking to give their skin a treat should pick up a tub of Boots' mango or cocoa butter moisturiser. Sainsbury's lillies make a pretty and good-value gift. And for something extra special, the Cred bangle is a fine and delicate example of Fairtrade jewellery.

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1. Boots Extracts Fairtrade Mango Body Butter, £8

2. Organic Monkey Bumfluff Nappy Balm, £10

3. Cred Ankular Scroll Bangle, £75

4. Sainsbury's Fairtrade Lillies, £6 (in store only)

5. Neal’s Yard Remedies Power Berry Daily Moisturiser, £23.75

6.  People Tree Holly Cardigan, £145

7. Fair Squared Lip Balm, £2.39

8.  Akoma Skincare African Black Soap, £4.04

9. Oria Star Collection, from £468