Natural Beauty

Bringing the UK natural and organic products industry the latest natural beauty news.

Soft lips from Soap Folk

The latest offering from Soap Folk are its Organic Lip Balms, described as colourful, tactile and nourishing and designed for a daily organic moisture top-up.

Pacifica introduces new detox mask

New from Pacifica is Kale Charcoal Detox Mask designed to detoxify the skin and remove oxidized oil, blemishes, blackheads and skin-clogging nasties.

Green People are Born Free

Green People and The Born Free Foundation have teamed for a limited edition of the ethical beauty brand's sustainable teenage skincare range, Organic Young.

Green People gets hands on in a crisis

Green People has responded to the increased in demand for hand wash by launching a scent-free hand care duo to offer daily protection for the whole family.

Maybelline teams with TerraCycle for UK make-up recycling scheme

Global cosmetics brand Maybelline New York has embarked upon the UK’s biggest make-up recycling scheme to date, in collaboration with TerraCycle. Specialist in-store recycling bins...

No more misleading filters, rules ASA

The ASA is clamping down on an issue widely debated in the beauty industry: the use of filters to exaggerate the efficacy of a product.

Living skincare

Scientists delve deeper to unlock the secrets of perfect skin and discover how microbiology is shaping the future of the beauty industry. Words by Julia...

Weleda offers breast-feeding solution

Weleda’s latest launch is a natural balm to provide care and protection for sore nipples, cracked skin and chafing.

New organic starter pack trio from Green People

Green People has introduced three starter packs of its organic skincare products in the form of Sensitive Skin, Daily Essentials and Nightly Rituals.

A taste of honey from Green People

Green People has created a new Manuka & Lemon Tea Tree Hand Cream, a nurturing and hydrating hand cream suitable for those who may be prone to eczema and psoriasis.

Andalou Naturals brings CannaCell to UK

Natural bodycare brand Andalou Naturals has launched its botanical product line CannaCell onto the UK market.

Straight-talking Faace makes skincare simple

Described as a ‘no BS capsule collection’, start-up brand Faace is launching a trio of natural face masks in February, designed to simplify skincare.

Guard hands with Green People

Green People’s latest creation Hand Guard harnesses the UV protective benefits of edelweiss for a hard-working cream which protects from UVA and UVB rays.

British Beauty Council calls on industry to collaborate for change in...

Today saw the launch of the British Beauty Council’s The Courage to Change report exploring the state of sustainability in the beauty sector.

Pure Lakes wins recognition for refill initiative

A new refill initiative by Pure Lakes has been recognized in the Circular Economy category at the National Recycling Awards.

UK microbead ban to go ahead this year

As part of his speech The Unfrozen Moment - Delivering A Green Brexit, UK Secretary of State Michael Gove has said that legislation will...

Prestige vegan beauty products see 38% growth

According to global information firm the NPD Group, sales of ‘prestige’ vegan beauty products in the UK saw an increase of 38% in the 12-month period from February 2017.

Weleda treats models at LFW

Once again Weleda sponsored The Model Zone for London Fashion Week earlier this month, for the eleventh year running.

Beauty Kitchen gets lippy

Sustainable beauty company Beauty Kitchen has created a duo of Natruline alternative lip treatments that are 100% natural and petroleum-free.

H&B Zero Waste Beauty Bag flies off shelves

To coincide with National Zero Waste Week, Holland & Barrett launched a limited edition online-only Zero Waste Beauty Bag which sold out within three days.