Sustainable Hair Care Brands

Sustainable Hair Care Brands

The Sustainable Beauty Brands List is getting a makeover! Starting with sustainable hair care, this updated list makes it easier for you to find brands that share your ethical and environmental values. Specifically, the new list provides more information on how brands approach Beauty and the Planet’s sustainability priorities: packaging, ingredients, carbon footprint, and ethics. [...]

Sustainable Beauty Roundup: September 2020

Sustainable Beauty Roundup: September 2020

The Sustainable Beauty Roundup is now monthly! With my daughter back in (virtual) school, I don’t have the time to do a roundup each week. This also led me to rethink the roundup. My original intent was to engage with the green and ethical beauty community. In doing the roundups, I discovered the best engagement [...]

Is Tata Harper Crème Riche Really Worth $195?

Is Tata Harper Crème Riche Really Worth $195?

A Review of Tata Harper Crème Riche Velvet Moisturizer Cream, Including a Discussion on Sustainability A lot was happening in May. Well, really COVID was the only thing happening in May, but it felt like a lot. Which might explain why I bought myself a $195.00 moisturizer. Afterall, I had just started a sustainable beauty [...]

Sustainable Makeup: Foundations

Sustainable Makeup: Foundations

I think foundation is the most important makeup product. It is, well, the foundation for all other makeup. Getting the right shade and formulation of foundation affects how all your makeup goes together. In preparing this list, I tried to select foundations with proven results and that reflect the diversity of sustainable foundation formulations. Just [...]

Sustainable Beauty Roundup: August 10, 2020

Sustainable Beauty Roundup: August 10, 2020

Here are some of the best sustainable beauty articles, blogs, videos, and podcasts posted online this past week. Visit us on Pinterest for more articles, news, and posts. Articles Not only do ingredients matter, but so does how companies get the ingredients. Spend Matters explains "Why the Sustainable Procurement Movement Matters." "[This] new stance has [...]

Plastic Beauty: Beauty and Plastic Pollution

Plastic Beauty: Beauty and Plastic Pollution

Plastic is forever. You can recycle plastic into new plastic, but it will never biodegrade. Plastic can break down into smaller pieces of plastic (microplastics), but it still exists. We could potentially reduce the need to produce plastic by recycling, but only 9% of plastic is recycled (Geyer et al.). To explain just how harmful [...]

Sustainable Beauty Roundup: July 27, 2020

Sustainable Beauty Roundup: July 27, 2020

Here are some of the best sustainable beauty articles, blogs, videos, and podcasts posted online this past week. This week, the beauty experts we’re talking zero waste beauty and recommending low-waste and sustainable products. Visit us on Pinterest for more articles, news, and posts. Articles The Independent shares "8 Best Circular Beauty Brands and Products: [...]

Sustainable Beauty Roundup: July 20, 2020

Sustainable Beauty Roundup: July 20, 2020

Here are some of the best sustainable beauty articles, blogs, videos, and podcasts posted online last week. Visit us on Pinterest for more articles, news, and posts. Articles Visit Eco Warrior Princess for "14 Black-Owned Ethical and Sustainable Brands to Support." You will find ethical fashion, eco beauty and ethical homewares. Wondering about blue beauty? [...]

3 Plastic-Free Beauty Buys for Plastic Free July

3 Plastic-Free Beauty Buys for Plastic Free July

Millions of animals are killed by plastics every year, from birds to fish to other marine organisms. Nearly 700 species, including endangered ones, are known to have been affected by plastics. Nearly every species of seabird eats plastics."The World's Plastic Pollution Crisis Explained" National Geographic Did you know that every year 8 million tons of [...]