Studying with Formula Botanica – Diploma in Organic skincare formulation

Shortly after Christmas I started studying the Diploma in Organic skincare formulation from the accredited online cosmetic science school Formula Botanica. I have written about Formula Botanica several times on the blog before and my…

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Weleda leading the way in clean beauty since 1921

When it comes to trusted names in natural beauty, Weleda has been leading the way for almost one hundred years; providing clean, green, ethical and effective formulas for all the family. Clean and green beauty…

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Holland and Barrett becomes the first retailer to ban microplastics

I have been watching the evolution of natural beauty on the high street for some time and it has become more obvious to me that stores are either wholeheartedly embracing the changes in the consumer…

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The Formula Botanica conference 2017

Last weekend I was invited to attend the Formula Botanica conference in central London. Formula Botanica is an online accredited organic cosmetic science school run by Director Lorraine Dallmeier. I have known Lorraine online for…

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Big business and the ethical brand buyouts – Bad news for ethical consumers?

The trend for larger corporations buying up smaller, independent businesses has created something of a social media storm in recent months and it is a shift that shows no signs of slowing down. In an…

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