absolute essential was founded in 1988 by natural health practitioner, Dr Bo Hendgen D.O. N.D. A.M. bo started out with a pledge to source and protect the world’s finest natural plant extracts for maximum therapeutic value. her vision to make a positive and permanent difference to people’s lives. absolutes works with 59 countries worldwide. directly with producers supporting small-hold, eco-conscious farmers and businesses. they process all raw materials at their production facility here in aotearoa.