PLEDGING TO GO PLASTIC FREE IN JULY
The amount of plastic we have produced globally since 1950 is approximately the weight of 1Billion elephants and 91% of it is never recycled. It is covering our Earth at a nearly immeasurable rate and never fully integrates back into nutrient soil so why do we accept this material into our lives? We discuss in this short blog the importance of understanding plastics petroleum feedstock, its life cycle, the importance of plastic free products, and the initiatives highlighted by Plastic Free July.
VEGAN ≠ PLANT BASED or CRUELTY FREE
We explain the differences between vegan, cruelty free, and plastic free claims for beauty products. Why they are all so intertwined? Vegan is considered the single most impactful way to lower your individual carbon footprint so the claim “vegan” rises in consumer product goods like fashion and beauty. We dispel myths and clear up misunderstandings to give tips on how to pick the brands for your shelves.
SKINIMALISM = SKIN + MINIMALISM
SKINIMALISM = SKIN + MINIMALISM 3-minute read Harken back to the days of word blending and a single word could say it all: “turducken” “bromance” or in the case of couples “Bennifer.” Now we have the trend of SKINIMALISM which combines the common words of skin + minimalism for the concept of simplicity and healthy skin