Author Archives: Plastic Free Beauty

6 Sustainable Swaps In Your Beauty Regime

> Bamboo Toothbrush One of the easiest swaps to make is to use a sustainable bamboo toothbrush instead of a single use plastic one. They last about 3 months — which is the same as a conventional toothbrush! When you’re finished, you can add the toothbrush to your compost as it’s biodegradable.  > Plant Power […]

3 Sustainable One Stop Shops

Starting your sustainability journey can be hard, we know! But a great tip we have to those starting their sustainability journey, is to have a one-stop sustainable shop that you love. This makes it much easier to navigate your journey and means you always have sustainable options at your fingertips. What is this term we’ve […]

PLASTIC FREE BEAUTY DAY PARTNERS WITH THE BRITISH BEAUTY COUNCIL AND OCEAN GENERATION TO LEAD INDUSTRY CHANGE IN 2021

Plastic Free Beauty Day is back for a third year running on June 17th 2021 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 […]

Plastic Free Beauty Day 2021

Founded on June 17th, 2019 by ‘accidental activist’ Yolanda Cooper to challenge the beauty industry on its over-dependence on plastic and increase awareness of plastic pollution, Plastic Free Beauty Day is back and bigger than ever in 2021. Plastic Free Beauty Day exists to educate beauty brands, retailers and consumers on the serious impact plastic […]

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 […]