Often, you’ll come across a beauty product that claims to sell a piece each couple of seconds. While that’s great from a sales point of view and of course, speaks volumes of the efficacy, most of the packaging of these products then goes on to fill landfills and stays there no recyclability or decomposition. Yes, it’s hard to give up on your.
favourite moisturiser or lipstick, but some beauty brands have taken up the challenge in their own hands. They’re either looking to recyclable and biodegradable materials or making their packaging refillable to help make an impact on the state of the global environment. We scoured through our archives to find you six beauty products that are not only hard-working, but will also help you reduce your impact on the planet at the same time. You’re welcome.
Lush Solid Conditioner in Jungle
Lush has been at the forefront of eco-friendly beauty by eliminating packaging from as many products as possible. Walk into any store and you’ll find slabs of soaps stacked up with bars of body butter, shampoos, conditioners and bath bombs, all naked.
As for the products in their recyclable jars, you can bring five of your empties back to the store to score a free tub of a face mask. Their Jungle Solid Conditioner is a hydrating blend of cocoa butter, bananas and everyone’s favourite avocados.
There’s also fresh figs, kumquats and passion fruit juice that adds shine and leaves your mane smelling fabulous. While it does feel a little bit weird to run a bar on your hair, and it does take longer to apply than your cream alternative, the smooth and frizz-free results will have you convert in no time.