New in Sustainable Beauty: February 2021

New in Sustainable Beauty: February 2021

February brought a snowstorm to Texas, Black History Month, Valentines Day, and new sustainable beauty. In addition to new products, we got a new brand and a brand relaunch. Read on to see what I'm most excited about. New in February Ace of Air launched in late January with a unique approach to sustainable beauty. Their [...]

Gift Sets: A Sustainable Beauty Gift Guide

Gift Sets: A Sustainable Beauty Gift Guide

Holiday Gift Sets for the Sustainable Beauty Lover We all know somebody who says sustainable products don't work as well as traditional beauty. Or they think ethical and eco-friendly products are inconvenient. Or maybe you're here because you have an eco-conscious friend and you don't know what to get them. Not to worry, one of [...]

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 [...]