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 [...]

Sustainable Beauty Roundup: July 13, 2020

Sustainable Beauty Roundup: July 13, 2020

Here are some of the best sustainable beauty articles, blogs, videos, and podcasts posted online last week. #PlasticFreeJuly was going strong all week. Visit us on Pinterest for more articles, news, and posts. Articles mindbodygreen has the ultimate plastic-free beauty guide. In "Plastic-Free July: How Beauty Fans Can Participate + Expert Sustainability Tips," they cover [...]

What is Sustainable Beauty?

What is Sustainable Beauty?

What is sustainable beauty? What is green beauty? There is no formal definition. Unlike "green", which is vague, "sustainable" is easier to specify. The most cited definition for sustainability comes from the UN’s Our Common Future report: “[Sustainability] meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own [...]

Sustainable Beauty Roundup: June 29, 2020

Sustainable Beauty Roundup: June 29, 2020

Here are some of the best sustainable beauty articles, blogs, videos, and podcasts posted online June 21-27, 2020. Favorite topics were affordable beauty and product launches. Visit us on Pinterest for more articles, news, and posts. This page contains affiliate links. Beauty and the Planet may earn a commission for products purchased using these links. [...]

Sustainable Beauty Roundup: June 21, 2020

Sustainable Beauty Roundup: June 21, 2020

Here are some of the best sustainable beauty articles, videos, and podcasts posted online June 14-20, 2020. Let us know what articles and posts you come across; post in the comments. This page contains affiliate links. Beauty and the Planet may earn a commission for products purchased using these links. Articles Glossy reports that "Natura [...]