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Be authentic, be innovative, be sustainable… Powerful insights into the challenges and chances of the organic beauty industry from this year’s Natural Cosmetics Conference in Berlin.
As a fine fragrance lover, finding perfume creators that go the green(er) route is a treat for me. Not all are as uncompromising as AER or as rooted in wellness as Farfalla. Discover more in our interview with Pauline Rochas (yes, *that* Rochas) as we discuss the rebranding of her The 7 Collection, dedicated to the power of the seven chakras.
June is here. But rather than with a beauty topic as usual, let’s welcome summer today with this truly interesting (and highly zeitgeist-accurate) read. We’re exploring Chakra gardens, the traditional biodiverse and spiritual farming method from the Ecuadorian rainforest.
Deutsch alert ⭐️ My video interview with Amazingy is up in which I explain why I think “beauty will save the world” and answer The Number One Most Frequently Asked Question I get from overwhelmed green lifestyle enthusiasts. German with English subtitles. Watch now!
Wolford’s Cradle To Cradle Gold certifications have sparked new discussions in the sustainable fashion scene. Read now why it’s simply not enough to use recycled fishnet or natural fibres to be truly environmentally savvy.
And we’re staying in Berlin for the last in our IBE Berlin highlights series — and if you’ve been around here for a while, you know you’ll see more goodness and more in depth reviews in the months to come.
A new day, a new instalment of our series dedicated to the IBE Berlin gems. Today’s brand takes beauty DIY to the next level, providing top quality organic ingredients and precise recipes in highly giftable sets. Making your own luscious home spa products has… Continue Reading “IBE Berlin Highlights: This Award-Winning Organic DIY Skincare Brand Launches Baby Products”
Welcome to part FIVE in our series dedicated to the finest gems spotted at the IBE Berlin. Let’s have a look at a perfume oil that’s absolutely intoxicating — in the best way possible — created by a brand we’ve come to love for their… Continue Reading “IBE Berlin Highlights: This Cult Hair Care Brand Launches A “Shamanic” Perfume Oil”
Welcome to part FOUR of our IBE Berlin finest finds! We’re playing at home today — with a Berlin-based company on the mission to completely reinvent nail polish and to create a 100% sustainable and ethical formula.
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.