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Plastic Free Beauty Day 2020

Plastic Free Beauty Day is back for a second year running with a vengeance against plastic usage by the beauty industry. Founded by Yolanda Cooper of WE ARE PARADOXX, Plastic Free Beauty Day is a day dedicated to challenging the use of plastic packaging in the beauty products we buy. It is a call to […]

Beauty Veganuary – The Best Vegan Beauty Products

If you have taken the plunge and are taking part in Veganary, we salute you! You’re doing your bit! However, we will be keeping you on the straight and narrow, not only with your diet but also your beauty products. Plus, there couldn’t be a better excuse to treat yourself! Milk Makeup Hydro Grip Primer  […]

Sustainable Christmas Shopping

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In the middle of the Black Friday madness, it can be decidedly difficult to remember to shop sustainably. We’ve compiled a few of our favourite brands who are killing the sustainability game. MAYKHER Maykher is a site that has all your go-to sustainable beauty supplies, candles, seasonal greeting cards, jewelry, fashion accessories, purses, wallets and […]

Top Tips for Bathroom Recycling

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Statistics reveal that at least 40% of people don’t recycle in their bathroom, but do recycle in their kitchen. Beauty and skincare are a large amount of the overall problem, which is why we’re so passionate about #PlasticFreeBeauty! So overall, 30,000 tonnes of recyclable bathroom waste needlessly ends up in landfill every year. This is […]

Top Sustainable Influencers to Follow

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With more and more people dedicated to living a sustainable, zero waste lifestyle its unsurprisingly opened the flood gates, with sustainable influencers paving the way for everyone. We’ve handpicked some of our favourite sustainable living Instagram accounts that are sure to inspire your new eco-friendly lifestyle! View this post on Instagram A post shared by […]

World Sustainability Day 2019

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This year, World Sustainability falls on Wednesday 23rd October. This day was created to remind the community of the importance of caring for the environment and the steps to do so, putting the topic of sustainability on the global stage. Celebrated on the last Wednesday of every October, schools, companies and organizations dedicating the day […]

Every Piece of Plastic Ever Created Still Exists

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Unfortunately, this is not a clickbait statistic, carefully crafted to entice you to click on this blog. Whilst plastic is historically only around 100 years old, it will continue to live on this earth long beyond any of us or our children. In reality, it takes 1000 years for a single piece of plastic to […]