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We Stopped Selling Fresh Assist

As many of you know, about three years ago my brother Eric Deskin and I launched Fresh Assist, an eco-friendly spray that you use to moisten the TP to use after going #2. We positioned the brand as an earth-friendly alternative to so-called “flushable” pre-moistened wipes, which in fact end up clogging septic systems and wreaking well-documented and costly havoc on municipal waste and water treatment facilities. Some municipalities have gone so far as to ban these wipes.

While we’ve managed to build a loyal customer base through Amazon and our company website, we halted online sales at year-end as we determine the next phase.

In the meantime, it’s been an amazing ride, and we have learned a ton about product manufacturing, branding, marketing, selling on Amazon, video production and working with family. (Happy to report that Eric and I are still brothers).

Have a great 2019, and if you ordered your last batch of Fresh Assist® to Get Clean In Between™, we thank you from the bottom of our, well you know!

Thanks!

Howard & Eric Deskin

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Fresh Assist® Continues The War on Wipes

are flushable wipes badWe know wipes can leave you feeling fresh and clean which is good.  But flushing wipes is bad news – and wipes are in the news.  So called flushable wipes clog pipes and sewer systems causing everyone money and also harming the environment.

Help us continue the #WarOnWipes as municipalities around the country confront the damage flushable wipes cause.

Fresh Assist® spray provides an eco-friendly alternative to wipes.  Simply spray on regular toilet paper to get the same cleaning power you would from a wipe – but without the damage.

 

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Fresh Assist® on Elliot in the Morning

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Tuesday, January 12, was not a normal morning for Howard Deskin, the inventor of Fresh Assist®. By 6:30 am, his home and cell phone were ringing off the hook.

It all started the day before. Randy Hallman of the Richmond Times Dispatch had written an article about Fresh Assist®and it appeared in the Biz Buzz section of the paper on Monday, January 11. Tuesday, bright and early in the morning, DJ Elliot Segal, who has a morning radio show in DC(DC101) and Richmond(XL102) discovered the article and began to talk about this unique new product, Fresh Assist®. And that’s all it took!

Howard was finally able to get his call through to the show and here is the resulting interview:

 


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Thanks to all the listeners who have continued to support Fresh Assist®!

Ready to try it for yourself? Order on our website or at Amazon.com and get 2 bottles for only $10!  And use code TWOFRESH for an save even more with $2.00 off any 2-pack.

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Fresh Assist® Featured on The Colon Cancer Podcast

The founders of Fresh Assist® spray were recently featured on The Colon Cancer Podcast to talk about the benefits of Fresh Assist® and why they started the company.


Listen to the excerpt.

Fresh Assist® is a soothing, non-irritating product you spray on toilet paper to improve the backside cleaning process after going number two.

The Colon Cancer Podcast is supported by the Colon Cancer Alliance and is the only podcast that deals specifically with colorectal cancer.

Hosted by Lee Silverstein, the show was created to provide survivors, caregivers and professionals a vehicle to share their stories of struggle, hope and survival in the face of colon cancer and to provide hope and inspiration to those affected by the disease.

Read more about Lee and The Colon Cancer Podcast or purchase Fresh Assist® here, or on Amazon.com.

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Stuff Their Stockings, Not Their Pipes, With Fresh Assist® Backside Cleanser

Get Clean In Between™ with New Soothing Spray Cleanser, a great Holiday Gift!

RICHMOND, Va., Dec. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — People of all ages have a new way to help their family and friends Get Clean in Between™ this holiday season with Fresh Assist®, a unique fragrant, cleansing, soothing product you simply spray on toilet paper to improve the backside cleaning process. Fresh Assist turns almost any toilet paper into a cleansing wipe that can be safely flushed, so it won’t cause damage to plumbing and septic systems or clog municipal sewage plants. The product is available for purchase on Amazon or the Fresh Assist Website.

“It’s a lot easier to get a cleaner backside with moistened toilet paper and I was frustrated with the current products on the market,” said Howard Deskin, Founder and CEO of Fresh Assist. “My family started using baby wipes and then flushable wipes a few years ago to get clean.  Our bathroom toilets kept getting clogged and the culprit was always a stuck wipe or two. I decided there had to be a better way.”

It took Deskin a few years to perfect the formula, and needless to say many uncomfortable experiments. Fresh Assist® spray is recommended for any age, and is also proving to be especially helpful for people suffering from irritable bowel diseases such as Crohn’s and Colitis.

The product comes in two scents, Soothing Lavender and Cooling Chamomile — in a single 2-ounce bottle or a 2 pack.  On average a bottle will last a regular user for a month or more.  Fresh Assist® retails for $10.79 for a two-pack (use TWOFRESH coupon code), $6.79 for singles.

ABOUT FRESH ASSIST®

Fresh Assist® helps you Get Clean In Between™. It’s an environmentally friendly, cleansing, soothing, non-irritating and proprietary product that is sprayed on toilet tissue to improve the backside cleaning process after going number two. It’s a unique and innovative alternative to “flushable” wet (moist) wipes that many adults and kids are now using. With a few spritzes of Fresh Assist®, getting clean is a lot easier (and better for the environment). You just spray it on your favorite brand of TP and instantly improve your wipe!

For more information, visit: www.freshassistspray.com, Facebook, or Twitter.

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The True Cost of “Flushable” Wipes

Flushable wipes are convenient and help people feel fresh and clean after using the restroom.

The average pack costs around $3.00 for 40 wipes. Sounds affordable enough ­ but there are hidden costs to using these wipes that could end up costing you thousands of dollars.

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Don’t let so called flushable wipes wreak havoc in your home or community.  Switch to Fresh Assist® Spray, an eco-friendly, safe, and effective alternative to wipes that doesn’t clog pipes or harm sewer systems.