beauty

eco beauty heroes

Eco beauty heroes 2011

Ruth Styles
| 29th November 2011
From the brands making strides towards reducing packaging to the nail polishes made without toxins, Green Living Editor Ruth Styles salutes the beauty brands who have gone further for the planet this year

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grateful body

Review: Grateful Body

Ruth Styles
| 3rd August 2011
With greener-than-grass credentials and created by a man with a lifetime’s worth of herbal lore in his head, Grateful Body’s eco-conscious range is a good choice for those with sensitive skin, says Ruth Styles

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Dalmatian coast

Occo: a natural success

Ruth Styles
| 30th March 2011
Inspired by Croatia’s natural loveliness but made in the UK, Occo’s blend of Balkan beauty know-how and British practicality is one that will do wonders for your skin

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Green business: Lush

Eifion Rees
| 17th November 2010
Cosmetics company Lush is a zero-packaging pioneer on the high street. In the first of our new 'Green business' series, founder Mark Constantine discusses gourmet consumerism, dream factories and why his ethical creation is a work in progress

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The Story of Stuff: Cosmetics

Matilda Lee
| 27th October 2010
Annie Leonard is back with another installment of the Story of Stuff - this time taking an in-depth look at the cosmetics industry and how we are dying to be beautiful

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