Adventurers, does “palm oil” ring a bell with you? – Tell me in the comments, and please tell me what you think about this (long overdue) palm oil Q&A.
Sometimes I get so furious, so deeply saddened about this issue… clean words fail me. It’s not hard to boycott unsustainable palm oil. It really isn’t.
Hey, Adventurer! Do you like to breathe? If your answer is “YES!!!???”, and if you have a pulse, put on your curiousity hat and get in the know about palm oil business.
A certified organic, gluten-free shampoo based on my *favourite* hair care ingredient. Is this the happy end of my Shampoo Quest?
Why certified sustainable palm oil can’t be seen as cruelty-free or sustainable anymore: facts, numbers, impact on society and environment, and links to international palm-oil-free product guides.
The season of grape harvest is over, and the season of enjoying its yield is upon us (santé!). However, when a bio-dynamic winery also produces grape-based certified organic skincare which is also free from palm kern oil ingredients, they certainly get all of my attention. Let’s unbox their facial serum. Spoiler: it’s absolutely d-i-v-i-n-e.
For those of you who appreciate hand-blended, exquisite and mostly botanical recipes *and* the palm-oil free philosophy, comes a special treat: I invite you to discover Amaranthine Beauty via both a quick round of Q&As with the founder and a review of three hero products PLUS to follow both @amaranthine_skincare and @beautycalypse on Instagram for an upcoming readers raffle.
As September goes on, our agendas get filled with events: art week here, trade fair there; openings, launches, dinners. Time to mingle, to socialize and… to rock a classic red pout, green style!
Welcome to part THREE of our IBE Berlin finest finds. Meet a US-based clean make-up brand that’s all about genuine sustainability — and product excellence.
As we enter the dreaded season of “beanie hair”, dryness frizz and static mischief (aka flyaways), I’m conveniently done with my 2 months of testing Rahua’s Legendary Amazon Oil — a natural hair oil designed to deliver a smooth and shiny anti-frizz finish.