Let there be lightweighting: How can packaging design based around reducing materials help beauty?

With much emphasis in the sustainable packaging sphere placed on reuse and recycling, or the use of recyclate, the art of lightweighting is perhaps not getting the attention it deserves

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Beiersdorf rethinks Nivea’s Naturally Good beauty packaging in sustainable alternative

By opting for a bio-based polypropylene resin, the cosmetics maker is reducing the production of fossil-based, virgin ...

Cosmetics Business Live on-demand until August for ticket holders

The global event will provide almost 30 hours of exclusive live and on-demand regulatory, ingredients, packaging and ...

UpCircle goes full circle on zero waste skin care with new refill scheme

Customers can now return their empties to the 'by-product beauty' brand to receive a refill in an effort to cut carbon ...

A fine line: Are pencils the perfect packaging format?

Versatile, easy-to-use, hygienic and with the potential for environmentally-friendly options, cosmetic pencils are ...

Lush gives new life to plastic packaging with Bring It Back returns scheme

Customers can return their plastic packaging from any full-sized Lush product in exchange for a 50p deposit to spend in- ...

Introducing the headline sponsors of Cosmetics Business Live

The week-long event will take place on 10-14 May 2021 in partnership with eBay

Revealed: The full agenda for Cosmetics Business Live

The week-long event will provide a 360° view of the current state of the cosmetics and personal care industry

Birchbox partners with Stasher to create eco-friendly beauty offering for April

The brand is swapping its traditional box for a reusable silicone bag, containing planet-friendly offerings from ...

Is beauty’s demand for sugarcane packaging fuelling child labour?

Wielding machetes and applying pesticides in blistering heat is not a synonymous scene with beauty’s luxurious aura, ...

Foam party: The best dispensers on the market for your foaming products

With both cleansing products and at-home spa experiences enjoying an uptick in demand, here's why the foamers category ...

'We shouldn't overpower people with products': Iconic London CEO on fast beauty, Instagram and her early days at MAC

The British make-up brand's chief executive Selma Terzic reveals how she climbed the job ladder from student make-up ...

How to ditch single-use beauty launches to help consumers reduce plastic waste

Thinking about swapping your single-use line-up to a more sustainable beauty portfolio? Here's how to get your long- ...

Cut it out: Reducing the risk of deforestation in beauty’s supply chain

With more than 400 million hectares of the world’s forests lost due to deforestation, Cosmetics Business finds out ...

Axe debuts street-inspired makeover with fresh packaging for Gen Z audience

Design agency PB Creative worked with the Unilever-owned brand to create graffiti-inspired designs for its deodorant ...