Geka unveils mascara brush made from post-consumer recycled fibers
Medmix’s Geka has unveiled its latest innovation, billed as the first ever post-consumer recycled (PCR) fiber filamenets for mascara and eyebrow brushes.
LVMH teams up with Dow to improve sustainable packaging across perfume and beauty brands
LVMH Beauty and Dow are set to collaborate to speed up the use of sustainable packaging across the luxury conglomerate’s perfume and cosmetic brands. The pair will work together to enable bio-based and circular plastics to be integrated into several of the owner of Dior’s product applications without compromising functionality or quality.
Sex sells: Isamaya Ffrench launches lipstick collection
Make-up artist Isamaya Ffrench has launched her new ‘NSFW’ lipstick collection with phallic-shaped packaging, according to a report by Fashionista.
Kelpi raises £3 million in seed round to develop plastic alternative
Kelpi has raised some £3 million in a seed round to help develop bioplastic, according to a report published by UK Tech News.
Ecover partners with Mr Men to launch Little Miss Waste Less
SC Johnson’s Ecover has teamed up with the Mr Men book series to launch a new character designed to encourage good habits in future generations, according to a report published by the Metro.
Notpla wins The Earthshot Prize 2022
A London-based start-up, Notpla has been named a winner of the 2022 Earthshot Prize in the Build a Waste-Free World category. Notpla has developed an alternative to plastic made from seaweed and plants, which can be used to create a range of packaging materials.
Remy Cointreau debuts luxury perfume house, Maison Psyche
Alcohol brand Remy Cointreau has announced the launch of a luxury perfume house, Maison Psyche.
Loop Industries and L’Occitane pilot 100 percent recycled PET resin bottle
Loop Industries and L’Occitane en Provence have unveiled the first fruits of their partnership, aimed at helping the French natural beauty brand to meet a key sustainability target to use 100 percent recycled PET in its bottles by 2025. The pilot sees the brand’s Almond Shower Oil housed in a bottle produced using 100 percent recycled PET resin.
Henkel issues recall for Joico hair dye
Henkel has issued a voluntary recall notice for a batch of its Joico Blonde Life Lightening Powder hair dye in response to reports of faulty packaging, affecting some 5,979 units.
Medmix names new Head of Geka
Medmix has appointed Oliver Vogel as the new Head of its beauty brand Geka, effective immediately.