Mum’s stroke of genius

INNOVATIVE: Helen Thomson and friend Lucy Sheard have come up with an innovative type of paint that is chemically-friendly for children to use and uses a lot of natural products including soya beans.
INNOVATIVE: Helen Thomson and friend Lucy Sheard have come up with an innovative type of paint that is chemically-friendly for children to use and uses a lot of natural products including soya beans.

A BAWTRY mum has created a one of a kind range of child-friendly paints from soya beans.

Owner of the award-winning Bawtry Natural Health store Helen Thomson, founded The Nursery Paint Company in a bid to provide mothers with a selection of chemical free paints for decorating their nursery.

The product is the first of its kind and protects walls against 99.9 per cent of hidden germs.

Helen said: “Many pregnant women want only the purest of products for themselves and their child’s environment.”