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Planera claims world first with certified flushable period pads

UK company Planera has created what it says is the first certified flushable pad, made from just three materials.

Holland & Barrett bans sale of single-use beauty sheet masks

In an announcement coinciding with the launch of British Beauty Week, H&B has stated it will no longer sell single-use beauty sheet masks.

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Nourish London’s new Limited Edition – Celebrating 10 Years of Green Beauty Collection marks its decade in business.

Green People to donate 10% of profits to The Ehlers-Danlos Support...

Green People is donating 10% of net profits generated by its September sales to its charity partner of the year, The Ehlers-Danlos Support UK.

New Natural Beauty Radio Show takes to the airwaves

October will see the launch of the new Natural Beauty Radio Show on global broadcaster UK Health Radio, presented by Natalie Elliott.

2022 Beauty Shortlist & Wellbeing Awards open for entries

The 2022 Beauty Shortlist & Wellbeing Awards are now open for entries with new categories and fresh faces on the judging panel

BeautyPro formulates new plant-based serums

Best known for its sheet masks, BeautyPro has added an innovative range of plant-based serums to its Vegan Society and PETA-certified offer. 

Allbeauty formulates first branded skincare range

Online beauty platform allbeauty has launched its first branded skincare line, At1, aimed at women aged 30 and over.

Bulldog teams with First Mile for recycling scheme

Bulldog Skincare has announced a new recycling scheme with First Mile, to help consumers ‘navigate the complex recycling environment’.

MÁDARA’s organic duo target acne-prone skin

MÁDARA new skincare staples combine ‘natural ingredients with evidence-backed science’ for gentle but effective care for acne-prone skin.

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New gummy vitamin brand Manifesto has launched with its first product, Beauty, formulated to support hair, skin and nails.

Marie Claire recognizes Weleda with sustainability award

Weleda has won Best Supply Chain Initiative for its ‘century-long commitment’ to sustainability in the Marie Claire UK Sustainability Awards.

CFI warns of Government U-turn on animal testing for cosmetic ingredients

In a letter sent to Cruelty Free International, the Home Office has indicated that it will allow animal testing for cosmetic ingredients.

Kushboo Soaps founder wins entrepreneur accolade in Inspiring Women Awards

Sarwat Jaleel, who founded Kushboo Soaps in 2018, has been named Entrepreneur Award Winner 2021 in the North West Inspiring Women Awards.

New report from Avon identifies key post-pandemic beauty trends

A new report by Avon, The Future of Beauty in a Post-Pandemic World, has revealed the six main beauty trends that emerged from the pandemic.

Get glowing with Green People’s Liquid Gold Tanning Drops

The latest innovation from Green People is its Age Defy+ Liquid Gold Tanning Drops, designed for a natural, non-streaky tan all year round.  

Dayrize sustainable marketplace goes live to combat greenwashing

E-commerce platform Dayrize has fully launched to democratize sustainable shopping and help consumers avoid greenwashing.

SKWAD launches with gender neutral skincare line for teens

SKWAD has hit UK shelves with a capsule collection of gender neutral skincare with marine safe formulations specifically for young skin.

British Beauty Council commits to lead in sustainability with new coalition

The British Beauty Council has formed the Sustainable Beauty Coalition to champion best practice and industry collaboration.

Winners of the tenth annual Free From Skincare Awards revealed

The winners of the annual Free From Skincare Awards winner have been revealed, with Holos Skincare scooping Best Free From Skincare Product.